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Climate concerns: The power of the resale market

As consumer priorities shift, the desire to buy into and benefit from the circular fashion economy is growing. The resale market is gaining traction, and the winning retail brands of 2019 and beyond will be those that tap into the appetite for the resale process.

Coloro: Who colour coded Christmas?

With the festive season fast approaching we are seeing our neighbourhoods, homes and shopping windows flourish with the yearly themes of red, green and glittery gold. But where did these colours originate from?

Makers movement: Elm. founder talks ceramics, process and personalisation

Handmade products are having a moment. None more so than ceramics – with pots and plates striking the balance between beautiful, personal aesthetics and practical use. WGSN caught up with Paige Mitchell to talk inspiration, process and the appetite for handmade, artisan products.

Mexican craftsmanship and design is having a moment

At WGSN, we're placing real emphasis on Mexico as a key country for design and inspiration. we interviewed young Mexican artist, Melissa Avila to find out more about how the country is shaping the global design landscape.

Living Coral is the 2019 Pantone Colour of the Year – as forecasted by WGSN

Pantone’s Colour of the Year for 2019 has been unveiled as Living Coral – a colour that WGSN picked up on in our S/S 19 trend, Common Ground.

The Renaissance Up North: Toronto 

With a miniature 'art boom' on the horizon, Toronto continues to make its case as one of the most inconspicuous and diverse cities on the planet. Here are some things to place on your radar for your next venture up north.

WGSN X Mills Fabrica: Closing the loop

At the WGSN x The Mills Fabrica symposium, industry heavyweights gathered together to discuss all the ways they are contributing to the cause.

Meet HARTH, the new brand making subscription interiors cool

Adding personality to the home can be difficult as your individual tastes changes over time. Enter HARTH - a homeware subscription service. WGSN reports.

Fashion goes tech: Stella McCartney’s sustainable push

As we move into 2019, winning fashion brands will be those that prove to consumers that sustainable fashion doesn't have to mean a compromise on aesthetics. Stella McCartney speaks to WIRED UK on her part in the sustainable movement.

OAO Works: Lessons in curated glassware

Tapping into consumer interest in customisation, OAO Works' new glassware plays off the power of colour and light. WGSN's Bonnie Pierre-Davis reports

REVĪVŌ Wellness Resort Bali: Keep calm and move on

City by City Associate Editor Nicole Hurip ventured deep into Nusa Dua, Bali to experience a detox of the mind and body at the newly opened Revivo Resort Bali.

Online retailers head to SoHo for the holidays

With the holiday season upon us, online pureplays have begun to open physical outposts throughout SoHo, New York. In town for the holidays? Here's where you should visit.