Working almost exclusively with leather and corduroy to give the collection a sense of “normality,” Prada riffed on simplicity, authenticity and the naïf, favoring the crude and unsophisticated over the polished and urbane.
Emilie Rubinfeld succeeds Francois Kress, who has left the company.
Alibaba, criticized for the fake products on its platforms, said the new group will “use technology in the global fight against counterfeits”.
Four firms, including La Perla and Etam, would take a stake in the company according to the plan filed with a French commercial court.
Complex issues are weighing heavily on textile and sourcing executives as they prepare to attend the major New York trade shows Première Vision New York and the co-located Texworld USA and Apparel Sourcing USA.
Throughout 2017 and beyond, the two brands will work together to explore opportunities to make cotton even more long-lasting and durable.
New innovative technologies, brand collaborations and personal Cordura brand stories will commence the global road show starting at Outdoor Retailer Winter Show.
Ralph Lauren’s policy and actions on wood-based fabrics were developed in cooperation with Rainforest Action Network and its “Out of Fashion” campaign.
The new requirements allow Oeko-Tex to provide support for the Zero Discharge of Hazardous Chemicals initiative and the Detox campaign.
Civic is an expansion to performance wear, combining fashion and function by tailoring the collection to meet the demands of its customers’ active lifestyles.
Supplier of nitric acid has re-started production.
With Ecodown, every jacket allows the reuse of up to 10 plastic bottles that would have otherwise ended up as waste in a landfill.