Harriet Brown is staff writer at Drapers, she covers news, fashion and features. She recently graduated from City University with an MA in magazine journalism and was previously a sub-editor at Digital Spy.
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The brands Down Under: Aussie names to knowSubscription
Australian fashion labels are stretching their reach internationally and making an impact in the UK market.
New York-trained, London-based designer Isabel Manns has previously worked for Burberry, Emilia Wickstead and Naeem Khan, and for autumn 19 launched the debut collection of her eponymous womenswear brand.
With Rogue Matilda, Katie Cary created an award-winning take on women’s brogues.
Wolfson: UK can avoid no-deal chaosSubscription
Next chief executive Lord Wolfson has said he believes the UK will avoid serious disruption in the event of a no-deal Brexit.
Wage increases take toll on small businessesSubscription
Four in ten small businesses are being forced to raise prices as a result of the necessity of paying higher wages, a report from employers’ group The Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) has found.
Desmond & Dempsey launches kidswearSubscription
Luxury pyjama brand Desmond & Dempsey is launching its debut kidswear collection for autumn 19.
What kids want: childrenswear brands to watchSubscription
Drapers’ rounds up the brands to know from the vibrant kidswear market.
Sports Direct seeks Jack Wills rent cutsSubscription
Jack Wills’ new owner, Sports Direct, is reported to be negotiating with landlords to slash rents across its 100-store portfolio.
Debenhams restructuring officer to take top jobSubscription
Debenhams is reportedly set to announce Stefaan Vansteenkiste as its new CEO, as chairman Terry Duddy steps down.
In a demanding womenswear market, SilkFred’s Emma Watkinson has a unique dual approach to fashion retail.