British designer Eleanor McDonald wins ITS 2018

British designer, Eleanor McDonald, is the 2018 winner of the International Talent Support award (ITS) selected among the finalists submitting fashion, accessories and jewellery projects. The votes were close to unanimous in support of the designer, who graduated from Central Saint Martins in London. Along with the award, McDonald will receive 15,000 euros (13,000 GBP),…

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Puma and Dolce & Gabbana fight over fur sandals

Two world-famous fashion companies are currently arguing over bath slippers: Puma is trying to bar competitor Dolce & Gabbana from selling sinfully expensive luxury slippers with real mink. The accusation: The Italians had copied Puma’s own sandals. Now, Puma wants to obtain a preliminary injunction against Dolce & Gabbana at the higher regional court in…

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Birkenstock CEO turns down collaboration with Supreme, compares it to prostitution

Hypebeasts pay thousands of dollars for Supreme and Vetements items, but Birkenstock’s CEO Oliver Reicher is not fussed. In an interview with New York Magazine’s supplement The Cut, he revealed Birkenstock has been approached by streetwear brands Supreme and Vetements, but turned down both collaborations. “There’s no benefit for us except prostitution, because this is…

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