Analytics are reshaping fashion’s old school instincts
February 7, 2019
New data-driven platforms are informing the buying and product decisions of brands. But data has its limits.
Here’s What it Takes to Get Buzz at Fashion Week
February 13, 2019
Designers must invest more in their own social media channels, rather than over-relying on influencers, according to a new report by Launchmetrics in collaboration with WGSN.
Diamonds Grown In a Laboratory Can Still Say, ‘I Love You’
February 2, 2019
Step aside, snobs: more engaged couples are opting for lab-grown stones. Proponents say the rocks are more ethical than Mother Nature’s counterparts. Skeptics aren’t so sure.
Inclusive fashion is the future of runways and retail
February 6, 2019
Brands behind the mainstream runways and retail shops are often not welcoming to people who exist outside of the “norms” of fashion. However, recent fashion seasons and a wave of...
New Outerwear Brands Ride the Instagram Wave
February 6, 2019
From Kassl Editions to Common Leisure, a flurry of emerging labels are challenging mainstay names like Moncler and luxury brands like Gucci in the fast-growing outerwear category.
The Shoes You May Hate Will Take Over in 2019
December 26, 2018
Would you wear chunky “trail sneakers” in the coming months?
Nike, Lululemon, and Gap want to cash in on a major trend of men caring more about their appearance
January 13, 2019
Menswear is having its moment in the spotlight.
The Future Of Colour
January 9, 2019
Want the inside scoop on then next big colour trends?
Five Trends Set to Take Over in 2019
January 4, 2019
From ‘neo-mint’ to A-Beauty, trend forecasters at WGSN spoke to us about what we will be wearing in 2019
Nearby factories and 3D printing to satisfy consumers almost in real time: Carla Buzasi of WGSN’s opinion.
October 4, 2018
The shoe betting its future on “speed”
Why Tennis is winning over Fashion in 2018
August 23, 2018
From collaborations and new launches to on-court fashion statements, the sport is having a very stylish year.
These Will Be the 5 Biggest Trends of FW18, According to Trend Forecasters
August 22, 2018
Our guide to the key fashion trends for the autumn/winter 2018 season, from cowboy steez to maximalism.
The Latest ‘Dropcast’ Discusses If Supreme Is Still a Skate Brand
August 16, 2018
Do you still consider Supreme a skate brand? Listen to the latest episode of The Dropcast.
Style Profile: Hannari Slabbert
July 30, 2018
Businesswoman. Go-Getter. Travel Enthusiast.
The bright side: why women fell out of love with black
July 26, 2018
For decades it has been synonymous with timeless chic – but now joyful, attention-grabbing colours are pushing it out of the wardrobe
Kate Spade was completely detached from her namesake brand at the time of her death, but nostalgic shoppers have flocked to its stores. Here’s what the brand’s future could be.
June 12, 2018
Soon after news broke last week of Kate Spade’s death by suicide, several fans began posting messages on social media to celebrate her work in fashion, sharing memories of the first time they bought...
More ‘foodies’ than ‘fashionistas’: the priorities of Generation Z
June 14, 2018
This demographic group, which will reach 2 billion people in the coming years, allocates 24% of its budget to food compared to 20% in clothes.
How The Rainbow Flag Found Its Way Onto The Catwalk
June 1, 2018
It’s 40 years since the LGBTQ+ flag was first raised and – whether intended as a social or sartorial statement – the catwalks have been awash with rainbows. In time...
WGSN on BBC
May 24, 2018
How does the global fashion industry worth more than a trillion dollars a year meet the disruption and upheaval that technological and social change now pose?
The future is Neo Mint
May 15, 2018
Almost like being at the hospital, just a bit cooler – for the renowned trend institute WGSN, the color Neo Mint is the most important color for the year 2020....