Fashion 101: Where do Fashion Trends Come From?

I’d like to do a Fashion 101 post about fashion trends and forecasting, since it’s an area that I work in, and find quite fascinating. In fact, I am going to write two posts on fashion trends, the first one… Continue Reading

Fashion Headlines, April 2010

There’s been so many interesting fashion stories in the news recently that I haven’t had enough time to cover, so I am doing a very quick summary on some of my thoughts on recent headlines. The Death of Malcolm McLaren… Continue Reading

Anti-Internet Isabel

There has been a lot in the fashion press recently about the french designer brand Isabel Marant, who has until very recently banned any images of her products on the web. Of course, no one can totally ban how images… Continue Reading

Remembering The Noughties Part 2

Here is Part 2 of my summary of the last decade. Click here for Part 1. New Blood in the fashion industry and on the catwalks. Images from Christophe Decarnin for Balmain. Tomas Maier for Bottega Veneta. Christopher Bailey… Continue Reading

Recession Fatigue

Here is an interesting term that has been coming up in the press recently: Recession Fatigue. A few retailers have noticed sales picking up, and apparently this is because of Recession Fatigue. Are people tired of being broke and suddenly… Continue Reading