As brands hunt for sustainable textiles to use in their collections, there has been a movement in innovative fibres and fabrics – Judith Willis unearths these nontraditional materials, some of which come from unexpected sources. MILK Qmilch is an eco-friendly … Continue reading THE RISE OF SUSTAINABLE TEXTILES
As society continues to exhibit their lives online and concerns about sustainability keep on growing, digital clothing may have the potential to be bought as much as physical garments. Judith Willis learns more about the digital revolution. The thought might … Continue reading THE DIGITAL FASHION REVOLUTION
Stuck for spring and summer wardrobe ideas? Judith Willis suggests ten of the best Instagram accounts to follow for style inspiration. Faithfull the Brand (@faithfullthebrand) This label is OWNING Instagram right now and is the ultimate holiday shop destination. Most of its posts are shot in and around exotic locations using 35mm film, creating a dreamy, nostalgic vibe. The price tags are a little scary but if you just want some gorgeous outfit or holiday inspiration, Faithfull is the brand to follow. Bec + Bridge (@becandbridge) Another brand that has a great social media presence. Bec + Bridge’s Instagram reminds … Continue reading TEN INSTAGRAM ACCOUNTS TO INSPIRE YOUR SS19 WARDROBE
In the shadow of his death, Judith Willis looks back at the career of the irreplaceable Karl Lagerfeld; creative director, designer, photographer, and pure genius. Tuesday 19th February was like any other day in the office, except just after noon … Continue reading LONG LIVE KARL LAGERFELD: THE KING OF FASHION
Judith Willis reviews a new documentary tackling environmental issues caused by fast fashion. Did you know it can take over 15,000 litres of water to grow the cotton to make a pair of jeans? Up until recently, I had no idea … Continue reading CHEAP FRILLS: FASHION’S DIRTY SECRET
Judith Willis discusses whether high street stores are heading for extinction. In light of House of Fraser – one of Britain’s most well-known department stores – being the latest retailer to enter administration, it is safe to say that high … Continue reading WHAT DOES THE FUTURE HOLD FOR HIGH STREET SHOPPING?
Judith Willis attended a talk by Lauren Bowker, founder and creative director of fashion studio The Unseen. Do you believe in “magick”? Lauren Bowker does. The 33 year old Manchester-born alchemist is the founder and creative director of The Unseen, … Continue reading SEE THE UNSEEN