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The International Lingerie Show renames its summer edition "Curve Paris"
The Lingerie and Interfilière trade fairs, which were taken over by WSN Développement last summer, have announced that their summer edition 2023 will be held at Porte de Versailles in Paris from July 2 to 4.
Kurt Geiger in swim launch, star piece selling fast
Kurt Geiger made the most of the revival of formal occasions to maximise sales of high heels post-pandemic, and now the retailer is diving into a new category that also benefits from the post-Covid activity bounce-back.
080 Barcelona Fashion Connect adds swimwear to its offering
The trade event will be held on April 27 in digital format and will feature the participation of around twenty brands. Each brand will showcase their collections and designs in 15-minute presentations.
Zalando plans to strengthen its customer experience
After a slump in profits last year, Zalando wants to increase its profitability through an extensive savings programme. Now the company has also announced its intention to optimise its product range.
Arena celebrates 50th anniversary with record results
In 2022, the global swimwear brand based in Tolentino, Italy, generated the record-breaking revenue of €141 million, up 45% on 2021 thanks also to outstanding results in the USA, and will seek B Corp. certification.
Dior in Mumbai: Midway to métier d'art with a Mumbai soul
With Bollywood stars and Indian aristocracy sitting front row, Dior staged its latest show before the famed Gateway of India, a collection that celebrated Mumbai’s great métier d’art – intensely unique embroidery.
Tendam targets Gen Z consumers with new lingerie, swimwear label Hi&Bye
The Tendam group continues to diversify its brand portfolio, and has launched Hi&Bye, a new underwear and swimwear label designed for Gen Z women aged 14 to 20.
Moschino announces that Jeremy Scott is stepping down as creative director
The house of Moschino announced on Monday afternoon that Jeremy Scott is stepping down as creative director of the Milan-based marque, after a decade long rein.
Women's fashion week: Ten trends for winter 2023-2024
From New York to London, Milan and Paris, designers have created high quality collections for Autumn-Winter 2023-2024, marking a return to formal elegance without losing sight of uninhibited sexyness.
Jaden Smith of MSFTSrep says he’d like to focus on swimwear
FashionNetwork.com has interviewed designer and rapper Jaden Smith, as his ready-to-wear label MSFTSrep opens a pop-up store at the Champs-Elysées flagship of the Parisian department store Galeries Lafayette.
Rokh, Abra, Mossi and Situationist: four different interpretations of avant-garde in Paris
Faced with the challenge of reinventing fashion, niche brands opted to collaborate with other international firms, master their tailoring skills or focus on environmental responsibility.
As buyers demand it, Bangladesh garment factories go green
Bangladesh's garment factories have long been known for producing low-cost garments in often harsh working conditions, but international pressure for more sustainable clothing production is starting to change that.
Deeny’s Dozen: The 12 best collections in the world this season
The runway season just ended marking a restoration of reined in chic, with brands and designers keen to capture new followers after the dark grind of the pandemic. We select the 12 most memorable fashion statements.
Ukrainian brands Bevza and Di Stavnitser showcase elegance and resilience in Paris
Resilience and adapting to a bleak backdrop mark the Ukrainian mindset and its fashion collections. FashionNetwork.com discuss business in times of war with firm Bevza and the newly launched brand Di Stavnitser.
Germanier: Paris Fashion Week's most exciting new talent
Kevin Germanier is a Swiss with an Irish name who happens to be bursting with talent. As his zany, surrealist yet also commercial collection shown Monday in Christie’s Paris auction house fully displayed.
Louis Vuitton: Edgy urban luxury in the Musée d’Orsay
How to survive with style in the urban jungle was the overriding image of the latest collection by Nicolas Ghesquière for Louis Vuitton staged Monday lunchtime in Paris.