Ashley Ali plans to make his “celebrity appeal” fast fashion brand bigger than Boohoo – but is in no rush to do so.
As Debenhams unveils its new location at the Intu Watford shopping centre, Drapers delves inside the department store’s turnaround strategy and investigates whether beauty, experiences and gin can secure its future.
Milan Fashion Week: the 11 trends of spring 19Subscription
Womenswear designers showed their individuality at the spring 19 edition of Milan Fashion Week, resulting in a variety of trends – from bold neon to head-to-toe beige – which are set to impact the coming season.
Faced with the possibility of a no-deal departure from the European Union in six months’ time, British fashion businesses are scrambling to put contingency plans in place.
JD.com's luxury revolutionSubscription
Last week Chinese ecommerce giant JD.com announced it has renewed its sponsorship of the British Fashion Council (BFC)/Vogue Designer Fashion Fund.
London Fashion Week: the 10 trends to knowSubscription
Spring 19 was a standout season for London Fashion Week, as the city’s designers – big and small, new additions and show stalwarts – showed bold, unique collections that walked the line between creative and commercial. Here are Drapers’ 10 trends to know from the womenswear catwalks, plus insight from buyers about what caught their eye.
Kenneth Cole's European pushSubscription
As his eponymous brand celebrates its 35th anniversary, and brings new attention to the European market, Drapers sat down with Kenneth Cole on his busy stand at Micam.
Micam spring 19: Drapers' pick of the brandsSubscription
See Drapers’ pick of the new brands and standout names from the spring 19 edition of footwear trade show Micam in Milan on 16-19 September. All prices are wholesale.
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
London Fashion Week: day five, buyer diarySubscription
As the spring 19 edition of LFW draws to a close, MyTheresa fashion buying director Tiffany Hsu shares her highlights from the womenswear shows this season