AQ Top 5 Fashion Innovators: Carla Fernández

MEXICO CITY – It’s clear enough that Mexican designer Carla Fernández takes the ethics of her work seriously. Her eponymous fashion label’s in-house manifesto, “Creation and Justice: Some Steps to Avoid Trash Fashion,” lays out in detail how her brand collaborates with the indigenous communities that produce and provide the backbone of many of her … Read more AQ Top 5 Fashion Innovators: Carla Fernández

The indigenous designer who is set to rock New York Fashion Week

In Aldama, Chiapas, a region of Mexico marked by economic and gender inequality, men work in the fields while women weave, according to ancient customs. However, for Alberto López Gómez, 31, born into a Tzotzil family, it was clear from childhood that he wanted to be a weaver. “A young man who is working at a loom … Read more The indigenous designer who is set to rock New York Fashion Week

Fashion Billionaire Lawrence Stroll Reportedly In Talks To Buy Stake in Aston Martin

Topline: Lawrence Stroll, the Canadian billionaire fashion investor, is reportedly buying a “major stake” in luxury car manufacturer Aston Martin. Stroll, who is worth $2.6 billion, owns Formula One team Racing Point. According to a joint report by Autocar Magazine and RacingFans.net, the billionaire is leading a group to purchase a large controlling interest in Aston Martin. Aston Martin, … Read more Fashion Billionaire Lawrence Stroll Reportedly In Talks To Buy Stake in Aston Martin

Fashion for a cause

The Impulse stall that was part of the recently-held North-East festival held at the Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts From culinary delicacies, to literary discussions, photo exhibitions, artisans displaying their crafts and of course, rock music, last week’s North East festival was a dazzling showcase of everything the region is known for. The … Read more Fashion for a cause