Lisbon saw five emerging brands present their avant-garde collections during the last edition of the ModaLisboa fashion week. Local creators Maria Clara and Filipe Cerejo were crowned the winners of the competition.
The Sandbox virtual world has joined the Arianee consortium (whose members include Richemont and Paris Fashion Week) to enable consumers to access the NFT equivalent of the physical products they buy from labels.
Fashion is often a powerful metaphor for change in a society, rarely more so than in Tel Aviv on Sunday night, where Mona Almansouri became the first ever designer from the Gulf to show at Israel Fashion Week.
Few designers will be as much the focus of attention this year as Thebe Magugu, the brilliant young South African talent picked to be the first designer to create an Amigo collection for AZ Factory, post Alber Elbaz.
British-American fashion designer Harris Reed is collaborating with finance company Klarna in a competition to find emerging fashion talent. The winner will get a “mentoring lunch with the revolutionary creator”.
The return to physical shows has boosted the online platform dedicated to Paris Women's Ready-to-Wear Week, whose number of unique visitors more than doubled this season, according to data crunched by Launchmetrics.
The first MVFW was held last weekend, with its shows, flagships, debates and more. A stimulating plunge into the world of virtual fashion fans that raised questions about the approach labels should take towards it.