We can read the room. We know that splashing large wads of cash – or, more likely, inputting your card details into a payment box online – isn’t the number 1 hobby of lockdown 3.0. But it seems that even if we’ve calmed down on the spending front, we’re still searching for designer brands. And, if you have decided to treat yourself, our deeply un-scientific methods of deciding which labels deserve the title of ‘best brand’, will help to guide you to invest in something you’ll love forever. Or that will at least hold onto its value if you decide
American Design House, PRSVR is the standout Designer Brand at New York Fashion Week – especially during Black History Month.
— Brandon Williamson, Designer
LOS ANGELES, CA, USA, February
Sade Mims’ pieces for her brand EDAS are more than just accessories.
“I grew up in an artist environment,” she explained. “My father had me in art classes since I was a kid, and sculpting and drawing and all that. So I think that that was my first thing, so I create and design with that in mind.”
The 29-year-old took part in New York Fashion Week. Her sustainably-made leather bags were on display at the Black in Fashion Council’s showroom at Spring Studios.
The council works towards the advancement of Black people in the fashion community.
“Black creatives, Black
Brands are constantly working to stay ahead of trends on social media, and that can mean reassessing the very platforms they’re using. For some, that means figuring out how to authentically produce TikToks and Instagram Reels. For fashion designer Rebecca Minkoff it means taking her brand to OnlyFans.
The site allows users, or ‘Fans,’ to pay brands, celebrities, and everyday people for exclusive content. At the beginning of the pandemic in March and April 2020, the platform experienced a 75 percent monthly increase in new user and creator registrations. The site quickly became known for explicit content and democratizing sex
Aditya Birla Fashion and Retail today announced a strategic partnership with India’s largest designer brand, Sabyasachi by acquiring 51 per cent stake in Sabyasachi brand for Rs 398 crore..
Founded by Sabyasachi Mukherjee, the “Sabyasachi” brand is India’s largest and most influential luxury designer brand with strong Indian roots and global appeal. For the fiscal 2020, the company reported Rs 274 crore of revenue.
The brand straddles categories such as apparel, accessories and jewellery and has a strong franchise in India, USA, UK and the Middle East. The ABFRL platform will
MINNEAPOLIS (FOX 9) – New York Fashion Week is one of the biggest weeks in fashion. Among some of the biggest names in the industry, a Minneapolis-based designer hopes to use the platform for a good cause.
More than two and half years after launching his brand, Mohamed Malim is preparing for his global debut.
Off Brand is a thrice-monthly column that delves into trends in fashion and beauty.
WHEN THE REALITY of the pandemic hit California last March, jewelry designer Irene Neuwirth found herself in tears, walking along Venice Beach with her boyfriend. Like so many business owners, she was grappling with difficult decisions. Her eponymous company had just endured the loss of its most important vendor, Barneys New York, to bankruptcy. The impending shutdown, which would close her two Los Angeles stores, spelled further disaster for the fashion industry, particularly independent designers. She remembers thinking, “Our business is going to go down, we’re
Influencer, Designer, And CEO Shea Marie Talks Building A Brand And Creating Her Biggest Sales Year Yet
Shea Marie’s Same swimwear is handmade in Los Angeles and crafted from the highest quality Italian fabrics, with a fabulous design you can wear in and out of the water. Marie has traveled the world as an influencer and stylist, but always remains in touch with her California roots. She set out to create a line of swimwear that was versatile and chic — something to be respected as not only swimwear, but ready-to-wear fashion, too. With 1.3 million followers on Instagram, her background as an influencer has given her an incredible platform to share her beautiful designs. But
The Kits is a provider of high-quality eyewear, including glasses, shades, and contact lenses. The firm prides itself on only selling stylish frames and of an extremely durable nature. Also, as per the official company website, for a limited time period, customers who place their orders online will be given their first pair of glasses absolutely free of cost. That being said, customers will still need to cover any shipping and handling charges associated with the eyewear delivery.
It is no secret that every individual needs a pair of eyeglasses at some point or the other in their lives.