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WGSN’s festival hit list: Love International 2018

A serene location, killer line-up and good vibes all round make this Croatian festival perfect for sun-seekers and music-lovers alike. Here are five things that make this festival a must-do this summer. 

Class of 2018: Designers to know from Central Saint Martins

Central Saint Martins has the reputation for moulding some of the most reputable creatives across the globe. Here are your ones to watch fresh from the class of 2018.

The Sustainability Series: THE KINDCRAFT

We caught up with THE KINDCRAFT founder Lauren K. Lancy for the next in our sustainability series to talk her experience, THE KINDCRAFT mission and the longevity of slow fashion.


How chatbots for business are revolutionising work

Artificial Intelligence (AI) has effectively reached and changed every corner of our lives, both personally and professionally, and chatbots are leaders of the pack. Josephine Perry reports for WGSN on the ways chatbots for business are revolutionising the world of work.

TAIABOTANICS: A literal take on natural beauty

Meet London-based Muji Othol, the founder of TAIABOTANICS, a new, sustainable skincare collection harnessing unique botanicals indigenous to Africa. Kelley Mullarkey reports for WGSN.

ASBCI: 3 ways that digital is changing the fashion industry

ASBCI brought together apparel industries from across the globe at their recent ‘Digital Revolution’ conference where experts shared their insights into how retailers can successfully navigate their way through the digital landscape and effectively prepare for the future. Joanne Thomas reports.

Zalando: Competing for convenience

In the wake of their financial results, take a look at how Zalando is tackling the competition for convenience amongst online retailers. WGSN's Isabelle Coates reports.

Festival d’Hyères : The ones to watch

Every year, the sleepy French town of Hyères is descended upon by the fashion pack, flocking to see the newest names emerging in fashion, photography and accessories at the legendary Festival d'Hyères. WGSN's Womenswear team share their designers to know now.

WeChat mini programs, is it time to believe the hype?

Guest blogger Elisa Harca, Regional Director for Asia at Red Ant shares her insights on the pros and the cons of social media platform WeChat's app-in-app experience, WeChat mini programs.

Milan Design Week

Milan Design Week: Harnessing the power of play

Ventura Future, part of the Milan Fuori Salone 2018, is a platform for emerging creatives and designers to express speculative, disruptive ideas. We've identified The Power of Play as a key trend. WGSN reports from Milan Design Week 2018.

The Sustainability Series: Purpose past, present, future

As part of WGSN's Sustainability Series, we hear from People Made co-founder Brook Calverley on the importance of brand purpose.

Australian Circular Fashion: Retail’s sustainable future

This month, Australian Circular Fashion will run Australia’s first ever fashion conference designed to build economically viable means to practice sustainable and circular manufacturing. ACF reports for WGSN.