“The fashion system is very much in transition” says State of Fashion curator José Teunissen

There are 50 examples of sustainable fashion on show in the Netherlands for the inaugural State of Fashion exhibition, including textiles created from salvaged plastic bags and shoes made of fish skins. In a Dezeen exclusive, curator José Teunissen reveals her highlights. Currently on show at De Melkfabriek in Arnhem, State of Fashion 2018: Searching for the New Luxury explores … Read more “The fashion system is very much in transition” says State of Fashion curator José Teunissen

Fashion and culture are intertwined, says Rajesh Shah, chairman, NIFT

Fashion comes and goes. When something new comes down the ramp, it is often greeted with glee. When actors wear trend-setting attire, it becomes a fashion phenomenon. But one key feature (of fashion) that Rajesh Shah, chairman, Board of Governors (BOG), National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT) observes is: “Fashion and culture are intrinsically intertwined.” … Read more Fashion and culture are intertwined, says Rajesh Shah, chairman, NIFT

I feel more comfortable when I am naked, says Heidi Klum

Supermodel Heidi Klum feels “more comfortable” when she is naked rather than when she wears clothes. The 44-year-old supermodel believes her carefree attitude makes her a “hippie at heart”, reports femalefirst.co.uk. Klum, who has children Helene, 13, Lou, seven, Henry, 11, Johan, 10, said: “I feel more comfortable when I’m naked than when I have … Read more I feel more comfortable when I am naked, says Heidi Klum

Turn that frown upside down. Odessa Paloma Parker says fashion is about to get giddy

“Have a wardrobe that makes people smile.” That was my style dictate in 2012, when I was featured on a Canadian best-dressed list, and it’s still my mantra now. The difference is that this spring, the fashion world agrees with me. I’ve always felt my love of bright colours and quirky detailing was what set me … Read more Turn that frown upside down. Odessa Paloma Parker says fashion is about to get giddy