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Decipher the Dress Code: What to Wear to Every Type of Wedding

Black tie, semiformal, cocktail attire—you generally know the drill with wedding dress codes. But these days, couples are bucking tradition by …

Clothing

10 Creativity Tips + Style Hacks from the Next Big Fashion Designers

Fashion Week runways are the biggest indicators of what trends will fill our closets season after season. But if you’re looking for a peek into the future of fashion, or at the very least, a creative jolt in between the seasonal show-offs, you stalk the art school runways.<p>At California College of …

David Hockney

The Craziest Things Supermodels Have Done For Fashion

11 of the Most Luxe Closets in Film and TV

A look back at the most fashionable and luxurious on-screen closets of all time<p>A look back at the most fashionable and luxurious on-screen closets of all time

Adidas Is Introducing a Sneaker Made Entirely of Trash

We’re calling it now—ocean-trash sneakers will be the hottest footwear trend come 2016. Hot on the heels of Adidas and Kanye West's launch of Yeezy …

Shoes

Fashion Industry Insiders Share Their Path to Success

I asked some prominent names in fashion to share the moment they realized they were destined to work in the industry. Here, they share their stories.<p>Everyone's journey into the wild world of fashion is unique—whether they knew from childhood or made a massive career change later in life. …

Smart Sneakers To Overpower Fast Fashion Trend

Can smart sneakers overpower the fast fashion trend? Well the possibilities of design have not been as vast as they are today. With the advancement …

Personal Branding Lessons From A 93-Year-Old Fashion Icon

When I’m giving keynotes, I often ask audiences to name strong personal brands. I typically get mass-appeal responses like Oprah, Richard Branson and Steve Jobs. I never once hear the name Iris Apfel. Yet Iris, an unexpected fashion icon and the subject of a recent documentary by the late Albert …

Personal Branding

8 Secrets to Sourcing the Best Affordable Fashion Finds

<i>Marlien Rentmeester is the founder of LE CATCH and is widely admired for the masterful mixing of high, low, and vintage clothing that defines her</i> …

A Recent Grad Shares How She Landed Her Dream Job In Fashion Tech

Six tips for new graduates to land their dream jobs, from someone who just did.<p>In college, Alexandra Johnson was just like most of her peers–she had a love of learning and an even stronger love of fashion. So when it came time to nail down a career path, she simply married her two loves. The …

Employment

Caitlyn Jenner Could Feature In Victoria Beckham's New Fashion Line

Victoria Beckham is spicing up her life amid reports that Caitlyn Jenner will model in her new fashion line.<p>The former pop-star turned fashionista …

Victoria Beckham

China’s Fashion Business Billionaires

About 20 percent of China’s 200 or so billionaires can thank the fashion business for at least part of their fortunes. But how did these fascinating …

China

Global Fashion’s Expanding Spheres of Influence

From the core four to the trendy twenty: while Paris, New York, Milan and London still serve as major centers of fashion, in recent years they’ve …

Advertising Industry

Fashion Jobs You Didn't Know Existed (and How to Get Them)

Dying to work in fashion? Well, you're probably already aware of the slew of opportunities available in the business—editor, designer, buyer, …

The Dirty Truth About How Your Clothes Are Made

Illustrated by <b>Anna Sudit</b>.<p><i>Sure, we're often quick to pounce on the season's latest trends, but model-turned-social entrepreneur Amber Valletta knows</i> …

Yohji Yamamoto’s Illustrations Adorn the Y-3 x MATCHESFASHION.COM Spring/Summer 2016 Collection

For a Spring/Summer 2016 collection between Y-3 and online retailer Matches Fashion, designer Yohji Yamamoto took a decidedly sports-focused approach …

Inside the Massive Megaproject That Will Transform LA's Fashion District

<b>City Market</b> is the enormous project set to completely transform Downtown LA's fashion district. While one small part that involves reusing old buildings is already under construction, turning old warehouses and commercial buildings into a retail and foodie haven called City Market South, the bulk …

Real Estate

Paris Men’s Fashion Week: Top Street-Style Trends

The men’s edition of Paris Fashion Week has wrapped, and this year’s attendees brought a particularly laid-back vibe with their sartorial choices. …

Fashion Week

Should we put 9-year-olds in adult fashion campaigns?

All this week, Marc Jacobs has been unveiling models for his newest campaign on Instagram. Among his high-profile muses, including Willow Smith, …

Finally, A Realistic Look At The Plus-Size Fashion Industry

"We have a problem."<p>That sentiment from Jennie Runk, a plus-size model, is shared by both plus-size women and people working in the fashion industry. Its complexities are explored in "Straight/Curve," an upcoming documentary about body image that gives viewers an inside look at the plus-size …

Plus Size

Inside the Fashion District's Fabulous New Apartments in the Garment Capitol Building

It was only a matter of time before this handsome Fashion District edifice got the mixed-use treatment. Finally getting some much-needed rehabbing, the fantastic <b>Garment Capitol Building</b> has now transformed into breezy apartments and ground-floor retail, all inside a remarkable, 1926 Gothic Revival …

Skyscrapers

iris van herpen: transforming fashion at the high museum of art

<b>iris van herpen: transforming fashion at the high museum of art</b><br>(above) magnetic motion, september 2014<br>photo by bart oomes, no 6 studios © iris van …

The disruptive technology creating the next wave of hardware for wearables and IoT | Business Weekly | Technology News | Business news | Cambridge and the East of England

Wearable technology and the internet of Things (IoT) are already shaping the future world we will inhabit and FlexEnable’s disruptive flexible …

Internet of Things

Google Has A Cool New Wearable, But It's Not For Consumers

Google has created one of the most accurate and complex health-tracking wearables ever, and you’re probably not going to get the chance to use …

Wearable Tech

If Fashion Won’t Come To WearableTech …

‘If fashion won’t come to WearableTech, WearableTech must come to fashion’ is what the visionaries in the design department of VSP Global must have …

Wearable tech will revolutionise healthcare, says Imperial

The theme for the Hamlyn Centre’s exhibit is “smart sensing”, technologies for wearables devices.<p>It will include very low power ICs and sensors, …

Wearable Tech

Samsung Files Patent for A Wearable Robotic Suit

<i>Samsung Files a patent for wearable robot that uses comparatively less sensors to assist a wearer in walking.</i><p>One of the biggest tease of Avenger: Age …

Robotics

Solar Energy Microchip Could Enable Internet of Things Wearables

<b>The ‘Internet of Things’ is a concept where items and objects, billions of them, are connected to the internet, allowing them to communicate useful</b> …

Internet of Things