Reuters) - British budget fashion ... New Look was set up in 1969 and Brait acquired nearly all of it for $1.2 billion in 2015. Investors and analysts say that the retailer needs to become even faster in identifying and responding to trends.
Magazines seek to guide you with trend lists, stores attempt to sell you with festival-themed duds and your fashion -focused friends aim to control you with rigidly color-blocked group costume ideas. And while these outfits and items may look cute, not.
As the style editor for GQ, Mark Anthony monitors and sees trends in fashion long before they hit store racks or shelves. Sometimes, however, he sees the next season's styles not on a runway but on the hardwood. And the models aren't models at all, but .
The $3 trillion global apparel market, which makes up 2% of the world’s GDP, is reliant upon being able to guess the latest trends and fads of the season. For example, this fall has a penchant for the bright plaids of the 1970s, and we’ll also see the.
Whereas France and Italy are cited as fashion capitals of the world, Spain has, in the past, been a runner-up in trend -setting stakes. But this is beginning to change with the help of luxury Spanish fashion houses like Loewe, Delpozo and Manolo Blahnik.
quot;We are talking about a jumpsuit," says Michelle Dalton Tyree of Fashion Trends Daily. "But with shorts instead of a pant." Rompers for women have been popular for sometime now but a romper specifically for men went viral last week when a Kickstarter .
Flares, platforms and hippie-chic prints may be all the craze now, but long before we revived these coveted key pieces, women like Jane Birkin and Jean Shrimpton flaunted them when they first debuted. Four decades later, we pay homage to the trend that .
Fashion designers often look to icons and eras of the past to inspire their collections, and the 1970s seemingly make their way into every season’s trend reports. For fall 2017, the interpretation is decidedly more casual than the typical boho gowns and.
As Susan Magarey writes, one of the Australian Women's Liberation movement's first actions was a 1970 protest against Adelaide University's “Miss Fresher” beauty contest. It was inspired, in part, ... of big corporations. In more recent years, some.
This HBO series based on Candace Bushnell's dating columns may have kick-started as many journalism grads' moves to New York as it did fashion trends . Yes, Carrie wasn't writing hard-hitting exposés. And the idea that she earned $4 a word while .