LONDON — The newly weak pound: Some call it a blessing, others consider it a big headache. No matter where businesses stand on the matter, the once-mighty British currency is losing ground fast against the dollar and the euro, putting pressure on profit margins but also fueling exports and unlocking new or expanded markets for brands, particularly in America and Asia. 1,832 more words
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RAEBURN’S RUCKSACKS: Disney has tapped Christopher Raeburn to design a capsule collection of bags that pays homage to Mickey and Minnie Mouse, which launches later today. 187 more words
LONDON — Move on.
It’s the mind-set of London’s fashion industry — and other businesses — as many recover from the shock of Britain’s vote to quit the European Union and prepare for the increasing uncertainty the Brexit process will bring. 1,141 more words
‘Buy less, choose well, make it last.’
Vivienne Westwood; proving that sustainability can be punk. So why does fashion refuse to listen today?
In the last few decades fashion has become a means of quickly emulating catwalk trends which are only disposed of when the next season rears its head. 303 more words
HACKNEY HAPPENING: Designer Ashley Williams joined chef and restaurateur Magnus Reid and stylist Louby McLoughlin to host a party celebrating the launch of Hackney Walk, east London’s first designer outlet, on Thursday night. 730 more words