Phillips presents Lauren Adriana, Jewels Now – A radical re-imagining of the future of jewels

Phillips announces Lauren Adriana, Jewels Now, a landmark exhibition of Lauren Adriana’s work, taking place in New York and London. Lauren Adriana is a leading voice in a new generation of fine jewellers, creating unique, bold, abstract jewels in a dazzling array of gemstones. Her commitment to abstraction over naturalism sets her jewels apart from … Read more Phillips presents Lauren Adriana, Jewels Now – A radical re-imagining of the future of jewels

India Gold & Jewellery Summit: Reimagining the future of gold & jewellery

The gems and jewellery sector witnessed changes in consumer preferences in recent years. With increase in per capita income, consumers are demanding new designs and varieties in jewellery and branded jewellers are catering to these changing demands. This growth of the gems and jewellery industry was celebrated by the Gems & Jewellery Export Promotion Council … Read more India Gold & Jewellery Summit: Reimagining the future of gold & jewellery

Ethiopia bets on clothes to fashion industrial future

KOMBOLCHA, Ethiopia (Reuters) – Checkered shirts for American chain Gap. Slate leggings for Swedish store H&M. Twill shorts for Germany’s Tchibo. They are among a growing list of clothes being stitched together for big brands in Ethiopia. Workers sew clothes inside the Indochine Apparel PLC textile factory in Hawassa Industrial Park in Southern Nations, Nationalities … Read more Ethiopia bets on clothes to fashion industrial future

Khadi: Breaking historical shackles, the humble fabric now belongs to the future

For Mahatma Gandhi, khadi was symbolic of self-reliance, sustenance and hardwork. And, almost a century after his swadeshi movement propelled the nation to stand on its feet, the handspun and handwoven fabric continues to capture the zeitgeist of the generation. With the rise of everything handcrafted in fashion, khadi, too, has seen a new lease … Read more Khadi: Breaking historical shackles, the humble fabric now belongs to the future