The next time anyone tells you how hard it is to open a company in France tell them to talk to the guys at Hast; a clever new niche brand that’s developed an insider following since its launch in 2012.
Georgia is fuelling and nurturing a new generation of designers who are helping put this small slice of the globe on the map. FashionNetwork.com explores how local designers are luring luxury giants at MBFW Tbilisi.
A case study in how an influencer reinvented herself as a global brand, Anine Bing has built a fledgling fashion empire. FashionNetwork.com caught up with the influencer-designer as she unveiled her latest launch.
France’s oldest couture house has revamped some of the models designed by its founder in a special collection to mark its 130th anniversary, which will also be celebrated with an exhibition in Shanghai.
Established in 2013, the high-end brand led by Anouki Areshidze is a staple of the Georgian fashion scene. Classic silhouettes like trench coats and midi dresses are reworked with the brand’s eco-friendly spirit.
Add 'operatic costume designer' to Rei Kawakubo’s already considerable list of achievements. She has created the clothes for the production of the opera Orlando by Olga Neuwirth being presented in the Vienna State Opera.
At 24 years old, Spanish fashion designer Domingo Rodríguez is making waves on the world stage through a skilled social media approach and celebrity partnerships with the likes of Lady Gaga and Taylor Swift.
Following its Viktor & Rolf collaboration, lingerie brand Aubade will continue to infuse its collections with external inspiration and launch a line designed by specialist in Chinese ink illustrations Hong Wai in 2020.
Muaddi’s own footwear designs are a combination of classic and cool -- from feather and jewel-adorned slings to iridescent latex thigh-highs -- and her shoes have been seen on Rihanna both in public and on Instagram.