Riding the peaks and the troughsSubscription
It's another year, and Hilary Cookson is no closer to solving the seasonal mysteries of fashion
Playful Paris trends stayed in tune with Milan and rubber-stamped the key looks for autumn 07
A smoking ban did little to dampen energies in Paris, with collections at Who's Next and Pret a Porter's Atmosphere slickly combining innovation with commercial sensibilities
After a tough few years, classic UK knitwear brand John Smedley has bounced back with ambitious sales targets and plans to grow the brand overseas.
Designers in the Big Apple reworked many of last season's trends, with 1980s looks and flapper styling gracing the runways at New York Fashion Week
Bank on BaslerSubscription
For years, the name Basler has meant money in the till for upmarket classic womenswear retailers. But a 'safe' image presents its own problems, so how can the management team move the brand forward without alienating its core customers?
Word on the streetSubscription
Many high street retailers are beefing up their design teams, and there are now plenty of opportunities for graduate designers to get their foot in the door
On the eve of Graduate Fashion Week, Drapers previews emerging design talent from the UK's fashion colleges
The Rite stuffSubscription
After two years at the helm of kids' footwear stalwart Start-rite, managing director David Attwood outlines his plans to put the UK's oldest footwear business back in the spotlight
Show Guide 07Subscription
Over the next 10 pages, Drapers presents the essential dates and details for all of next season's most important shows, exhibitions and catwalks