The fashion industry innovation organization, which brings together groups like Adidas, C&A, Kering and PVH, has picked the seven start-ups it will support as part of the Asia Innovation 2022 programme.
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.
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”.