• The Not So Swinging Thirties to Take the Spotlight in New London Show

    10 days ago - By WWD

    SOBERING UP: The Turbulent Thirties and its fashion - ranging from the influence of Hollywood films to the rise of suburbia - will be the focus of a new show called “Night and Day: 1930s Fashion & Photographs” at The Fashion and Textile Museum. The exhibition will open Friday and run until Jan. 20.
    Split into different tableaux, the exhibition highlights the changing political and cultural landscape of the decade, and its impact on fashion. There will be a total of 100 looks on display, lent by Mark and Cleo Butterfield of C20 Vintage.
    “Whilst carrying out the research and planning Night...
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  • Fashion's battle with fur: real vs faux

    Fashion's battle with fur: real vs faux

    10 days ago - By Fashion United

    Fur, the real animal version, has seen its reputation banished to the Outer Mongolia of fashion this year. The backlash reached fever pitch with a near industry consensus with London Fashion Week banning fur from future catwalks, California becoming a near fur-free state, with major cities Los Angeles and San Francisco banning its sale, online retailer Net-a-Porter adopting a fur-free policy, and countries like Norway and The Netherlands banning its farming, shutting down national production sites.
    Fur is out of fashion
    A highly publicised anti-fur campaign earlier this year saw a plethora...
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  • Fashion internships worth applying to

    Fashion internships worth applying to

    10 days ago - By Fashion United

    Autumn is a busy season in the fashion industry with fashion weeks, store openings and companies are also on the lookout for undergraduates eager to build a career in fashion. According to Fast Company and Forbes, the current undergraduate generation values working for brands that support a social reason such as female empowerment or sustainability. Whether you are studying fashion design or interested in pursuing a career in e-commerce, here on FashionUnited, you can find an array of internships for every major.
    Fashion design
    As a fashion design intern, you'll be expected to possess...
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  • Global Fashion Collective Announces Show Schedule for Amazon Fashion Week Tokyo

    Global Fashion Collective Announces Show Schedule for Amazon Fashion Week Tokyo

    10 days ago - By Fashion United

    Vancouver, BC - Global Fashion Collective presented by Vancouver Fashion Week is proud to announce they will be taking part in Amazon Fashion Week Tokyo on Thursday October 18th 2018 at Shibuya Hikarie Hall, Hall B. GFC will be presenting Canadian and International designers' Spring/Summer 2019 collections. GFC has established a global platform by taking Vancouver Fashion Week designers to runways around the world.
    Our line-up of hand-picked talent will showcase their designs in two exclusive runway shows at Amazon Fashion Week Tokyo, each designer bringing a different feel to the runway...
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