The Mulberry power pair behind Hill & FriendsSubscription
Contemporary accessories brand Hill & Friends is the brainchild of former Mulberry creative director Emma Hill and brand director Georgia Fendley. The duo talk to Drapers about their pioneering approach to crowdfunding and launching their own resale platform
Atterley: making tracks for independent retailSubscription
Two years after entrepreneur Mike Welch relaunched Atterley as an online network of independent fashion retailers, the business has received an injection of cash that will help fuel its expansion.
At Pantherella International Group, Justin Hall oversees a century of sock-making expertise.
Ada Kokosar’s luxury footwear brand, Midnight 00, uses PVC wrapping to create party-proof fairytale shoes.
David Bensadoun is leading family-run Canadian multibillion-dollar footwear giant Aldo to a green and global future
The trio behind Gen Z shopping community DepopSubscription
Drapers meets Depop, the social shopping platform redefining how Generation Z and millennials shop
At family-run Italian label Pinko, Caterina Negra designs for a modern, bold woman
Kering's champion of changeSubscription
Luxury group Kering is adopting the mantle of sustainability, and has ambitions to transform its own business at every level – and change the entire industry in the process.
With Ninety Percent, Shafiq Hassan aims to use fashion to give to charity and improve the brand’s workers’ lives
Tech entrepreneur turned fashion CEO Ulric Jerome was the ideal choice to help transform an independent retailer into an innovative, industry-leading international digital empire.
Maison Labiche co-founder Marie Welté elevates basics with embroidery
Tiba + Marl co-founder Lydia Barron believes style and function can blend
A year on from opening her flagship store on Elizabeth Street in Belgravia, Luna Mae London founder Claudia Lambeth champions luxury lingerie and personalised fitting.
Suitsupply: an omnichannel tailoring disruptorSubscription
Maverick Suitsupply founder Fokke de Jong has found a niche providing high-quality, unusual designs at accessible price points, and, like his brand, is determined not to fit in.
Drapers catches up with Sean Gormley, creative director of heritage denim brand Wrangler, to find out how the 70-year-old brand is celebrating its history.
Drapers speaks to Urban Outfitters’ design director about her passion for the brand and why vintage is part of the DNA of the typically eclectic and experimental Urban Outfitters shopper
The everyman appeal of Universal WorksSubscription
As Universal Works embarks on its fourth UK store, founder David Keyte is quietly confident that more and more people are gradually discovering its understated approach to contemporary menswear
Bart Verdoorn is overseeing the clothing relaunch of footwear brand K-Swiss in his own way.
Julian and Rhona Blades tell the rollercoaster-ride story that led them to win Drapers Independents Lifetime Achievement Award today
Meet the original Mr PorterSubscription
At the helm of the men’s luxury etailer, managing director Toby Bateman is credited with revolutionising the menswear market