The Trendstop materials team give FashionUnited readers an exclusive insight into the key themes emerging at Spinexpo in Paris. Located at Cité de la mode et du Design beside the Seine river, Spinexpo is a leading international industry sourcing exhibition focussing on innovation and creativity in the […]

Two world-famous fashion companies are currently arguing over bath slippers: Puma is trying to bar competitor Dolce & Gabbana from selling sinfully expensive luxury slippers with real mink. The accusation: The Italians had copied Puma’s own sandals. Now, Puma wants to obtain a preliminary injunction […]

INTERVIEW Willy Chavarria has long believed in fashion without borders. He’s been inspired by everything from his own cultural heritage to the various cities he lives in. This season, his New York Fashion Week: Men’s show included East and West coast inspiration, in addition to the debut of his see-now-buy-now […]

International e-tailer Zalando has launched an exclusive capsule collection by Karl Lagerfeld today. Influenced by streetwear, the line includes bomber jackets, sweatshirts and T-shirts priced between 50 and 175 euros. "Sporty, high neck bomber jackets, sweatshirts and t-shirts play with Lagerfeld's […]

The intersection between fashion and technology is continuing to grow. This was evidenced by Dyne’s spring/summer 2019 presentation in which they collaborated with Google Cloud and Bemis Associates, a plastic fabrication company. The inspiration for this season’s collection was Dyne’s hometown of Portland, […]

An exclusive Off-White capsule collection was launched today at TheDoubleF, the luxury e-tailer operated by Italian retailer Folli Follie. Titled “The Double-Off”, the collection featured seven unisex pieces in black and teal, including a T-shirt, a sweatshirt, two hoodies, a cap, a belt and a pair […]

British designers Daniel W. Fletcher, Nicholas Daley and Edward Crutchley, and Cmmn Swdn from Sweden were announced as four of the 12 global finalists for the 2018/19 International Woolmark Prize, which aims to highlight the versatility of merino wool. The European finalists were revealed at a lunch […]

Already dubbed the 'Google of fashion,' Tagwalk is a search engine that aims to service the fashion industry with new technology the same way other industries have been disrupted. Founded by former fashion stylist Alexandra Van Houtte, Tagwalk uses a directory of 2,800 keywords, where a user can search […]

British luxury house Burberry is to introduce increased fashion drops as part of its new product release strategy. Burberry's new Chief Creative Officer, Riccardo Tisci, last week introduced a collaboration with Vivienne Westwood and further capsule drops will be planned throughout the season, according […]

US rapper Eminem is to launch a capsule clothing collection in partnership with the New-York label Rag & Bone. The pieces will be unveiled at a one-day pop-up store at London’s The Sun & 13 Cantons Pub. After the official launch, they will be available for purchase at Rag & Bone’s website.”Eminem is […]