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RE:CYCLE: Viktor & Rolf and Zalando collaborate on sustainable fashion

Viktor & Rolf and Zalando to launch RE:CYCLE SS18, a limited edition collection carefully handcrafted with recycled materials. WGSN's Alice Gividen reports

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The Gucci lifestyle: Brand opens Florence restaurant

Gucci is the latest fashion brand to move into fine dining with the opening of a 50-seat restaurant in its home town of Florence this week.

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Office ready: Pepper robot gets a major upgrade

Softbank have introduced key upgrades to the Pepper robot at CES 2018, giving the robot the capabilities to work as a concierge or receptionist.

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Golden Globes ‘black’ carpet takes the spotlight off fashion

The Golden Globes red carpet on Sunday evening was a backdrop on which stars could make both style and social statements… but fashion definitely took a back seat.

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Nathan Jenden returns to DVF as Chief Design Officer

DVF has announced that Nathan Jenden has been appointed as Chief Design Officer & VP, Creative, where he will oversee all design for the …

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From Stranger Things to feminism: the new inspiration for pet names

As the pet market becomes increasingly valuable and people treat their pets as family, something we’ve been tracking since 2016 at WGSN, it seems …

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Replacing Colette? Ex-staffers to launch a new concept store

It had to happen. Colette's senior team are opening a new concept store in Paris next week.

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Demi Lovato for Fabletics: the ongoing appeal of celeb endorsers

The industry may be continuously told that the importance of celebrity fashion lines is fading as consumers pay more attention to other influencers, but …

Marimekko and Clinique collaborate for design-led packaging

Marimekko and prestige beauty brand Clinique have collaborated to present print-centric beauty products by the Finnish design house. The limited edition collection combines Marimekko’s …

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New collections and retrospectives to drive Alaïa label’s future

Following the death of the designer Azzedine Alaïa, the fashion house announced plans to continue his memory and launch new collections.

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Power, Woke, Statement and Floral were the top fashion words of 2017

Global fashion search platform Lyst researched across 100 different online fashion and lifestyle publications to find the top words of 2017.

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Pony names rapper Joey Badass first-ever creative director

Brooklyn born rapper Joey Badass is named as PONY's first ever creative director and is launching his debut four-piece capsule collection.