New Fashion Sectors in China & The Pradasphere

‘Affordable Luxury’ in China Chinese shoppers are embracing ‘affordable luxury’ goods, with American brands such as Coach, Michael Kors and Kate Spade rising to the top the list of the most coveted and purchased amongst fashion savvy Chinese consumers. The … Continue reading

FashionOne brings you the spotlight on this week’s celebrity news from the Grammy awards nominations to the hottest film premieres.

It was the week that saw the last Hobbit movie premier on the red carpet, saw stars grace the red carpet for the London Evening Standard Leader awards and the week that Naomi Campbell opened her second fashion relief pop … Continue reading

Social Media Measures & Hugo Boss’s Grand Plan

Measuring Fashion Designers impact via Social Media Social media intelligence and research firm Shareablee has measured the social media engagement of consumers with designer brands in the wake of the Spring/Summer 2015 collections in New York, London, Milan and Paris. … Continue reading

A Test in Technique from the Academy of Art

The Spring/Summer 2015 collection from the Academy of Art was structured, paneled and reminiscent of contemporary architecture. The palette of the collection was an understated range of gray, cream and black with a surprise contrast of wine. Another contrast was … Continue reading

Valentino in Conversation & California’s Sweatshops

Fashion Icon Valentino Garavani legendary Italian fashion designer Valentino Garavani, the founder of his eponymous label Valentino, has been the focus of the latest of Fern Mallis ongoing conversation series, Fashion Icons w/ Fern Mallis at the 92nd Street Y … Continue reading

Malan Breton Invites You to Taiwan, the Heart of Asia

For his Spring/Summer 2015 collection, Taiwanese-born designer Malan Breton decided to pay tribute to his native country. Partnered with the Taiwanese Tourist Bureau, the show was a collection of 88 different looks – all draped in silks and East Asian … Continue reading

Stella McCartney Honored and Retail Woes in Hong Kong

Stella McCartney Fêted English fashion designer Stella McCartney has been honored at the world’s leading performing arts space, the Lincoln Center in New York, with a Women’s Leadership Award. Stella McCartney was presented the award for her commitments to her … Continue reading

Lemaire’s Final Bow at Hermes Spring/Summer 2015

For his final collection as Hermès’ artistic director, Christophe Lemaire paid a simplistic tribute to his childhood in Senegal. Consisting of long tunic dresses, relaxed silhouettes and the occasional Ankara print, it was both an exhibition of Lemaire’s laissez-faire perspective … Continue reading

Elegant Through The Times

Celebrating 125 years of Lanvin, the Spring/Summer 2015 collection was dedicated to the elegant woman who strolls with unbridled grace. With creative director Alber Elbaz at the helm, the simple tailoring of the pieces gave the women a timeless aura, … Continue reading

Stephen Hawking Biopic Creates Oscar Buzz

The New York City premiere of 2014 British biographical romantic drama The Theory of Everything was held at the Museum of Modern Art. The Stephen Hawking biopic stars British actor and rising star Eddie Redmayne in the lead role, while … Continue reading