CHIC Shanghai

Fashion Features

At Chic Shanghai, Quality and Design Grow in Importance

China’s “consumer upgrade” is driving spending on designer fashion from local and international brands.

clock March 21, 2018Casey Hall

PETA activists disrupted a Michael Kors talk with Alina Cho at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in June.

Fashion Scoops

San Francisco Becomes Largest U.S. City to Ban the Sale of New Fur Apparel and Accessories

San Francisco’s Board of Supervisors hope that the city’s anti-fur ban will be copies by other cities and countries.

clock March 20, 2018Rosemary Feitelberg


Designer and Luxury

Exhibitors at TheOneMilano Fur Fair Up Creative Content

As they draw an increasing number of Chinese visitors, exhibitors are raising the level of craftsmanship and design.

clock March 5, 2018Emily Backus

Yves Salomon Shoes

Fashion Scoops

Yves Salomon Builds Accessories Business

The French furrier looks to outfit consumers in a head-to-toe look with the introduction of new accessories categories.

clock February 28, 2018Misty White Sidell

Alexandra Golovanoff

Fashion Features

Influence Peddler: Alexandra Golovanoff

Following the recent launch of her cashmere label, the Parisian TV presenter and style maven on March 4 will unveil a capsule with Yves Salomon.

clock February 27, 2018Katya Foreman

Sara Sozzani Maino; Chunchen Liu; the winning outfit; Tamu McPherson; Mark Oaten.

Fashion Scoops

International Fur Federation Unveils Winner for Remix Fur Design Contest

Japanese designer Chunchen Liu scooped up the gold award.

clock February 26, 2018Martino Carrera

PETA's "Fashion police" at work on the streets of New York.

Fashion Scoops

PETA’s ‘Fashion Police’ Write Tickets for Fur-Clad Pedestrians as NYFW Wraps Up

The animal rights group was looking to crack down on showgoers wearing animal skins.

clock February 14, 2018Rosemary Feitelberg

Tanziya Sadrieva's look for the Remix 2018 fur design contest.

Fashion Scoops

International Fur Federation Unveils Finalists for Remix Fur Design Contest

The winners will be revealed on Feb. 25 during Milan Fashion Week with a special event.

clock February 2, 2018Martino Carrera

Fashion Scoops

Anjelica Huston Donates Furs in Link With PETA

The actress’ items will be given to orphaned wildlife and to help keep the homeless warm.

clock January 30, 2018Rosemary Feitelberg

An image from the IFF's new video about sustainability.

Business Features

International Fur Federation Plays Up Sustainability With Video, PETA Challenges That View

IFF plans to use the new video online, via social media and at select fashion events such as Première Vision in Paris and Chic in Shanghai.

clock January 24, 2018Rosemary Feitelberg

PETA activists disrupted a Michael Kors talk with Alina Cho at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in June.

Fashion Scoops

Michael Kors, Jimmy Choo Said Adopting Fur-Free Policy, Following in Footsteps of Gucci

PETA activists had demonstrated at “dozens” of Michael Kors runway shows, store openings and special events over the years.

clock December 15, 2017Rosemary Feitelberg

Dennis Basso Pre-Fall 2018

Fashion Show Reviews

Dennis Basso Pre-Fall 2018

For Dennis Basso’s 35th anniversary pre-fall collection, the designer channeled the glamorous modern siren, with emphasis on low-key but impactful dressing.

clock December 13, 2017Emily Mercer

Fashion Scoops

French Fur Federation Sets Up Help Line for Victims of Antifur Violence

PETA on Tuesday responded to the move in a statement encouraging consumers who are concerned about animal welfare to call for the ban on fur production in France.

clock December 12, 2017Katya Foreman

Maison Atia's fall 2017 collection.

Fashion Trends

A Sixth-Generation Furrier Goes Faux

Chloé Mendel has grown up around fur — mink, sable, Persian lamb. Her father is Gilles Mendel of J. Mendel, the designer ready-to-wear collection that he spun out of his family’s fur atelier, founded in St. Petersburg, Russia, in the 1870s. It’s no surprise then that Chloé has decided to go into the family trade, […]

clock November 13, 2017Jessica Iredale

The scene at TheOneMilano.

Ready To Wear

Second Edition of TheOneMilano Smaller — but Potential Seen

Organizers expressed confidence in the potential of the new fair to tap market synergies.

clock October 2, 2017Emily Backus

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