Rhiannon D’Averc explores how the fashion industry treats its workers – and whether enough is being done to safeguard both professionals and consumers from negative mental health impact. The fashion industry is littered with reports of fabulous designers who committed … Continue reading WHAT DOES FASHION DO TO YOUR MENTAL HEALTH?
What drives the modern high-fashion market after all? Is it just people’s obsession with labels or something more than that? Read on to find out, with Ashutosh Kukreja… FACT: The fashion business of the modern era is driven by the … Continue reading FASHION CONSUMPTION: A CASE OF LABELS OR LOVE?
Words and images: Rhiannon D’Averc I meet Angel in his studio – the home of NokNok London, in Whitechapel. From the denim-covered cushions and seats on the sofa and armchair to the racks of jackets, it is immediately clear that … Continue reading INTERVIEW: ANGEL NOKONOKO
News by Madeleine Oakley Michael Murray, head of elevation at British store Flannels, is convinced that their new London shop will be a success. Apparently, the key is to make the shopping experience more “creative” and intimate. Flannels has carefully … Continue reading Flannels Offers Antidote to Sterile Online Shopping
News by Madeleine Oakley Google-owned website YouTube has unveiled a new vertical entitled ‘Slash Fashion’ which will house style videos, collaborations with brands, and catwalk livestreams all in one place. With the number of YouTube beauty and fashion channels increasing … Continue reading YouTube Launches Dedicated Fashion Channel
London Fashion Week is fast approaching and with issues constantly raised regarding the sustainability of the event and the clothing displayed, pressure is increasing for designers to present environmentally friendly options. The brand Vin + Omi have risen to the … Continue reading Sustainable Designs at London Fashion Week
Rhiannon D’Averc sat down with Sarah Regensburger, a designer whose pieces stood out to us at the recent Hackney Fashion Wick show (Issue 31). Here, she tells us all about the pineapple leather she uses to make her vegan-friendly range, … Continue reading SARAH REGENSBURGER INTERVIEW