Trend setters: brands cotton on to G7 pact against fast fashion

Climate change activists model ‘grass’ coats during an Extinction Rebellion protest outside a London fashion week event in February. Photograph: Yui Mok/PA There have been few fashion statements over the years at G7 summits (dress code: world leader suit, sensible shoes). But this year, G7 leaders will be joined by more than 20 fashion retailers and brands, … Read more Trend setters: brands cotton on to G7 pact against fast fashion

Global Luxury Apparels Market Expected to Reach $81.23 Billion by 2023, with a CAGR of 3.9%

According to a new report published by Allied Market Research, titled, Luxury Apparels Market by Material, Gender, and Mode of Sale: Global Opportunity Analysis and Industry Forecast, 2017-2023,the luxury apparels market size was valued at $62.62 billion in 2016, and is projected to reach $81.23 billion by 2023, growing at a CAGR of 3.9% from 2017 to … Read more Global Luxury Apparels Market Expected to Reach $81.23 Billion by 2023, with a CAGR of 3.9%

Pop-up shop, part of new fashion initiative, to feature all-local designers

Bored with mass market fashion? Now is your chance to peruse locally designed styles at a pop-up shop featuring the works of designers and fashion artists from across Hampton Roads and Richmond. Fashion enthusiasts hoping to gain industry insights also will have an opportunity to hear from established pacesetters. The pop-up, put on by the Virginia … Read more Pop-up shop, part of new fashion initiative, to feature all-local designers

Michael Graves Designs Are About to Get a Whole Lot More Accessible

Designer capsule collections made available to the masses are generally associated with the early- to mid-aughts. That’s when Karl Lagerfeld and Stella McCartney’s H&M clothing and accessories flew off shelves, and Target brought Missoni’s colorful chevron prints to wide swaths of the United States. But a beat before the onset of such high-low pairings, renowned architect and designer Michael Graves got … Read more Michael Graves Designs Are About to Get a Whole Lot More Accessible