Silicon Valley-based robotics company OhmniLabs has partnered with fashion designers House of iKons and Honee to bring the first-ever robots to the London Fashion Week runway. OhmniLabs has also engaged open innovation project specialists Kambria to ready its robots for the show. Continue reading Robots to “Walk the Runway” for First Time at Next London Fashion Week
Nancy Kondo left the Democratic Republic of Congo when she was six years old, and spent much of her childhood growing up in Ottawa. Now the 27-year-old is managing director of Congo Fashion Week — the third-largest fashion event in all of Africa. Continue reading Nancy Kondo’s Journey to Leading Congo Fashion Week
More international success for Croatian designer Juraj Zigman.
American singer Nicki Minaj last night took to the stage to perform at the MTV Video Music Awards last night in New York wearing a Zigman creation. Continue reading Nicki Minaj Wears Croatian Creation at 2018 MTV Video Music Awards
Much of the world knows little of the Democratic Republic of the Congo’s vibrant arts scene, and last weekend in the capital, Kinshasa, models showed off daring new looks dreamed up by local designers on the catwalk. Continue reading Kingdom of the Sapeurs: Inside Congo Fashion Week
Famous Azerbaijani designer Rufat Ismayil will present his new collection “Power of Fire” at New York Fashion Week.
His collection “Power of Fire” will be showcased at the legendary fashion-platform-Spring Studio on September 7. Continue reading Azerbaijani Designer to Display his Collection at New York Fashion Week
Primark’s three-year-old assault on the US retail market hasn’t always been straightforward. But it is starting to win the recognition – and fear – of its larger peers. Continue reading Irish Clothing Company Primark Has Become the Fastest-Growing Retailer in the US
Singapore fashion collective Youths In Balaclava (AKA YIB) have come a long way since they first began hanging together out on school lunch breaks. After teaming up with Dover Street Market’s Adrian Joffe to collaborate on a book of photography in January, the 18-strong collective, who want to change global perceptions of Asian fashion and style, have been working on their highly anticipated streetwear line, slated to be released later this year. Continue reading Singapore Fashion Collective ‘Youths In Balaclava’ Dropped A Capsule Collection
With Singapore’s 53rd birthday just around the corner, you may be feeling the patriotic pinch by now. And sure, we’ve got plenty of homegrown fashion and accessory brands that range from edgy to elegant, but once you’ve become a regular at those hip hangouts, you’ll be wanting more of that distinctive Singapore style. Continue reading Shop Local at These 5 Upcoming Artisan and Indie Art Markets in Singapore
Burkina Faso has for centuries being renowned for its Faso Dan Fani fabric.
Now, a Burkinabe fashion designer is reviving the use of one of the country’s oldest traditional fabrics. The Koko Dunda, by giving it a modern twist. Continue reading Burkinabe Fashion Designer Revives Traditional Koko Dunda Fabric
When it comes to cities with an overload of upcoming fashion designers, Vienna probably doesn’t immediately come to mind – especially against the likes of fashion capitals London and Paris. Continue reading Hvala Ilija Takes Inspiration From Austrian Birthplace and Bosnian Heritage to Create Fashion Line