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
Our Fashion Lives: the founders of Re/DoneSubscription
Sean Barron’s and Jamie Mazur’s repurposed denim brand, Re/Done, aims to drive consumers towards sustainable fashion, individuality and keeping heritage brands relevant.
Never Fully Dressed founder Lucy Aylen has gained a following for her wrap dresses, cheeky illustrated “Boob Ts” and signature prints. She is now taking her brand to new audiences in the UK and overseas.
Belinda Yu create wicker handbags using traditional methods learned from her Chinese grandmother.
Drapers meets Ditte and Nicolaj Reffstrup, the wife-and-husband team behind contemporary Scandinavian label Ganni
Marcus Fairfax Fountaine and Felix Favor Parker always wanted to work together, and took the chance to create their own luxury footwear brand
Inside Adidas Group's performance-enhancing HQSubscription
Adidas Group has redesigned its UK headquarters to boost the performance and well-being of its staff
Lucy Litwack, owner and CEO of luxury lingerie brand and store Coco de Mer, talks to Drapers about how she’s using premium lingerie collections and collaborations to remove the taboo of female empowerment and sexuality by using variations on both classic and contemporary silhouettes.
The award-winning journey to the perfect fitSubscription
Sarah Connelly used her long experience in lingerie and her “superpower” understanding of fit to launch Drapers Niche Fashion Retailer of the Year Odyssey Boutique.
Katie Loxton’s eponymous label aims to provide women with affordable, desirable bags and accessories.
My Fashion Life: Peter Hillary – explorer, adventurer and founder of men’s outerwear brand Edmund Hillary Subscription
Peter Hillary, son of legendary explorer Sir Edmund Hillary, is launching a men’s outdoor clothing brand for autumn 18, inspired by the extraordinary feats of his father, and his own love of exploration and adventure.
Drapers takes a trip inside the world of young fashion brand Hype, where high-profile collaborations and a knack for trend-led products have built a thriving and swiftly growing business.
Keeping shop with Oliver SpencerSubscription
Drapers meets designer Oliver Spencer to chat about the changing menswear market, building brands and the future of fashion retail
Diadora scores in the retro-sportswear revivalSubscription
As Italian sportswear label Diadora celebrates its 70th anniversary, Drapers meets chairman and chief executive Enrico Moretti Polegato to talk about reinvention and reshoring.
Sir Bradley Wiggins and founder of cycling brand Le Col Yanto Barker are aiming to get the country on their bikes with a new collaboration.
Leading Luisa Cerano into the omnichannel worldSubscription
As womenswear brand Luisa Cerano celebrates its 20th anniversary, managing director Jürgen Leuthe outlines its transition to an omnichannel operator.