Fashion

Design community built Omaha Fashion Week from the runway up – Omaha World-Herald

Sunday, August 20, 2017

Mckenna Mann models clothing by Alesha Johnson, front, along with Mckenna Kaup wearing Paige Modlin clothing, right, Kensington TaKrony wearing clothing by Alicia Ybarra, far left, and Sara Zaleski wearing clothing by Kylie Revense, Hannah Flores and Alejandra Buenrostro, back, during Omaha Fashion Week’s annual preview show at the Omaha Design Center on Tuesday, Aug. 8, 2017. MATT DIXON/THE WORLD-HERALD

Foiling Pick-Pockets: The New Women’s Line From Clothing Arts – Forbes

Sunday, August 20, 2017

Clothing Arts Cloting Arts Woemn’s Travel Shirt I first met Adam Rapp in Namibia a few years ago at the Adventure Travel World Summit (ATWS). He was there to show off some rather cool shirts and pants that he called Pick-Pocket Proof, designed after a year of vagabonding around the world. His company is called Clothing Arts and he gave me some pants to try out while I was in…

‘It’s fashion without a capital F’ – Swedish stores step up high street invasion – The Guardian

Sunday, August 20, 2017

It gave us woolly jumpers, cosy socks and bobble hats – now Scandinavia is tightening its grip on the high street with what some in the fashion world are describing as a new Swedish invasion. Last week it was announced that David Hagglund will be the new creative director of Topshop and Topman. Hagglund is Swedish, and comes with a CV that includes time at Swedish high street powerhouse H&M…

Foiling Pick-Pockets: The New Women’s Line From Clothing Arts – Forbes

Sunday, August 20, 2017

Clothing Arts Cloting Arts Woemn’s Travel Shirt I first met Adam Rapp in Namibia a few years ago at the Adventure Travel World Summit (ATWS). He was there to show off some rather cool shirts and pants that he called Pick-Pocket Proof, designed after a year of vagabonding around the world. His company is called Clothing Arts and he gave me some pants to try out while I was in…

‘It’s fashion without a capital F’ – Swedish stores step up high street invasion – The Guardian

Sunday, August 20, 2017

It gave us woolly jumpers, cosy socks and bobble hats – now Scandinavia is tightening its grip on the high street with what some in the fashion world are describing as a new Swedish invasion. Last week it was announced that David Hagglund will be the new creative director of Topshop and Topman. Hagglund is Swedish, and comes with a CV that includes time at Swedish high street powerhouse H&M…

Foiling Pick-Pockets: The New Women’s Line From Clothing Arts – Forbes

Sunday, August 20, 2017

Clothing Arts Cloting Arts Woemn’s Travel Shirt I first met Adam Rapp in Namibia a few years ago at the Adventure Travel World Summit (ATWS). He was there to show off some rather cool shirts and pants that he called Pick-Pocket Proof, designed after a year of vagabonding around the world. His company is called Clothing Arts and he gave me some pants to try out while I was in…

‘It’s fashion without a capital F’ – Swedish stores step up high street invasion – The Guardian

Sunday, August 20, 2017

It gave us woolly jumpers, cosy socks and bobble hats – now Scandinavia is tightening its grip on the high street with what some in the fashion world are describing as a new Swedish invasion. Last week it was announced that David Hagglund will be the new creative director of Topshop and Topman. Hagglund is Swedish, and comes with a CV that includes time at Swedish high street powerhouse H&M…

Who Wins in the Fashion Influencer vs. Fashion Editor Wars? – HuffPost

Sunday, August 20, 2017

I can say, however, that I am on the side of using social media for the democratization of beauty. For many, it is empowering to see that two queer, Black women — Danielle Cooper and Sara Geffrard — are now being considered social media “menswear” influencers. The duo now consistently receive invitations to Men’s New York Fashion Week shows and, according to the late, legendary New York Times fashion photographer…

A Demand That NY City’s Zoning Laws Should Subsidise The Fashion Industry – Forbes

Sunday, August 20, 2017

A piece in the New York Times demanding that the zoning laws of New York City continue to subsidise the fashion industry. By, and this might not be a coincidence, two people who work in the fashion industry. If it is coincidence of course it’s a remarkable one for of course the demand is, when stripped to its economic essence, that other peoples’ money should continue to flow into the…

Foot Locker’s Woes – In A Market Economy Those Who Live By Fashion’s Vagaries Will Die By Them – Forbes

Sunday, August 20, 2017

It might seem a little odd to be using the stock price decline at Foot Locker to reveal a basic truth about why we have a market economy but this is indeed, writ small, exactly why we do indeed organise ourselves by using the market and the price system. We could get all portentious about this, as in the headline, pretentious even, but that apparently people don’t want expensive sneakers…

Foiling Pick-Pockets: The New Women’s Line From Clothing Arts – Forbes

Saturday, August 19, 2017

Clothing Arts Cloting Arts Woemn’s Travel Shirt I first met Adam Rapp in Namibia a few years ago at the Adventure Travel World Summit (ATWS). He was there to show off some rather cool shirts and pants that he called Pick-Pocket Proof, designed after a year of vagabonding around the world. His company is called Clothing Arts and he gave me some pants to try out while I was in…

A Demand That NY City’s Zoning Laws Should Subsidise The Fashion Industry – Forbes

Saturday, August 19, 2017

A piece in the New York Times demanding that the zoning laws of New York City continue to subsidise the fashion industry. By, and this might not be a coincidence, two people who work in the fashion industry. If it is coincidence of course it’s a remarkable one for of course the demand is, when stripped to its economic essence, that other peoples’ money should continue to flow into the…

Foot Locker’s Woes – In A Market Economy Those Who Live By Fashion’s Vagaries Will Die By Them – Forbes

Saturday, August 19, 2017

It might seem a little odd to be using the stock price decline at Foot Locker to reveal a basic truth about why we have a market economy but this is indeed, writ small, exactly why we do indeed organise ourselves by using the market and the price system. We could get all portentious about this, as in the headline, pretentious even, but that apparently people don’t want expensive sneakers…

Meet Pamela Kieck, OnMilwaukee’s fabulous new fashion columnist – OnMilwaukee.com

Saturday, August 19, 2017

Published Aug. 17, 2017 at 6:06 p.m. Hello, my fellow Milwaukeeans! My name is Pamela Kieck, and I’m so excited to be joining the OnMilwaukee team as a fashion columnist. It has always been a dream of mine to have my own column ever since I spent my weekends binge watching “Sex in the City” in college, so this is totally dream come true. A little about myself –…

That’s a Lottie leg! Model Moss leads the fashion pack at V Festival in a tiny pin-flashing playsuit and quirky … – Daily Mail

Saturday, August 19, 2017

By Abby Rose For Mailonline Published: 11:05 EDT, 19 August 2017 | Updated: 18:33 EDT, 19 August 2017 e-mail 33 View comments She’s the younger half-sister of supermodel Kate Moss, and has made waves in the fashion world. And Lottie Moss, 19, demonstrated her sartorial prowess, as she lead the fashion pack at V Festival in Chelmsford, England on Saturday. Wearing a tiny fringed black playsuit, the petite model ensured…

A Demand That NY City’s Zoning Laws Should Subsidise The Fashion Industry – Forbes

Saturday, August 19, 2017

A piece in the New York Times demanding that the zoning laws of New York City continue to subsidise the fashion industry. By, and this might not be a coincidence, two people who work in the fashion industry. If it is coincidence of course it’s a remarkable one for of course the demand is, when stripped to its economic essence, that other peoples’ money should continue to flow into the…

Meet Pamela Kieck, OnMilwaukee’s fabulous new fashion columnist – OnMilwaukee.com

Saturday, August 19, 2017

Published Aug. 17, 2017 at 6:06 p.m. Hello, my fellow Milwaukeeans! My name is Pamela Kieck, and I’m so excited to be joining the OnMilwaukee team as a fashion columnist. It has always been a dream of mine to have my own column ever since I spent my weekends binge watching “Sex in the City” in college, so this is totally dream come true. A little about myself –…

That’s a Lottie leg! Model Moss leads the fashion pack at V Festival in a tiny pin-flashing playsuit and quirky … – Daily Mail

Saturday, August 19, 2017

By Abby Rose For Mailonline Published: 11:05 EDT, 19 August 2017 | Updated: 11:49 EDT, 19 August 2017 e-mail 13 View comments She’s the younger half-sister of supermodel Kate Moss, and has made waves in the fashion world. And Lottie Moss, 19, demonstrated her sartorial prowess, as she lead the fashion pack at V Festival in Chelmsford, England on Saturday. Wearing a tiny fringed black playsuit, the petite model ensured…

Save New York City’s Fashion Factories – New York Times

Saturday, August 19, 2017

Photo Credit Librado Romero/The New York Times Manufacturing in New York City’s garment district is in jeopardy of unraveling at its seams. The city’s Economic Development Corporation may soon begin the certification process to lift the zoning laws that have protected fashion and apparel businesses in these few blocks in Midtown Manhattan for decades. The intention is for manufacturers to relocate to Sunset Park, Brooklyn. With lower rents and longer…