UK heritage fashion brand Ben Sherman is focusing its attention back on the US market and is to open a pop-up store in Soho, New York in time for the autumn and Holiday shopping seasons complete with in-store live music.
UK-based Metail, a technology firm that specialises in ‘virtual’ try-on services, has raised £10 million from existing investors as it seeks to expand, to add men’s avatars to its service and to become profitable.
Edeline Lee, Georgia Hardinge, Isa Arfen, Sharon Wauchob and Teatum Jones are among the eleven designers receiving BFC Fashion Trust grants in 2017. The recipients will share a total grant of £450,000.
Activewear, m-commerce, pricing investments, social engagement and logistics spend all added to a stellar H1 for Asos as the company's sales soared at home and hit the stratosphere abroad with more power growth expected.
Henry Holland can always be relied on to surprise and his House of Holland show did just that Saturday. He took his love of gingham checks a step further, added in new pattern stories and mixed it up with rodeo style.
The London shows start on February 17 at an unprecedented time of uncertainty for the fashion industry. Unsurprisingly, change is on the agenda but there's also continuity and the return of some old faces to the event.