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Archroma launches first dyes derived from recycled textiles

Archroma launches first dyes derived from recycled textiles

Dyes specialist Archroma has utilised its new FiberColors technology to create dyes that are synthesised for at least 50% from selected textile waste, and are less dependent on hydrocarbons.
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Podcast: Pierre-Nicolas Hurstel of Arianee unpacks Web3 challenges facing the fashion industry

Podcast: Pierre-Nicolas Hurstel of Arianee unpacks Web3 challenges facing the fashion industry

In this new episode of the LuxurynsightXFashionNetwork podcast series, Pierre-Nicolas Hurstel, CEO and co-founder of Arianee, talks with Olivier Guyot about the challenges facing fashion labels in the Web3 ecosystem.
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Pakistan: Inditex, H&M, Bestseller and C&A join Factory Safety Agreement

Pakistan: Inditex, H&M, Bestseller and C&A join Factory Safety Agreement

Bestseller, C&A, H&M, Inditex, Otto and PVH will represent the brands on the board of the Pakistan Textile Factory Safety Agreement and invite other brands to join the initiative.
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Mango launches circular denim capsule

Mango launches circular denim capsule

​Resurgent Spanish retail giant Mango is launching its first denim collection “designed with circularity criteria to promote a second life for garments”.
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Elsewhere in Paris: Olivier Saillard, Taak, AZ Factory and Steven Passaro

Elsewhere in Paris: Olivier Saillard, Taak, AZ Factory and Steven Passaro

As the Paris menswear season ended and couture week opened, we checked out four widely differing fashion visions to tap into the style pulse among cognoscenti in the French fashion capital.
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Gunther, Doublet, and Nahmias' streetwear takes over Paris Fashion Week

Gunther, Doublet, and Nahmias' streetwear takes over Paris Fashion Week

Throughout an entire weekend packed with men's fashion shows, Paris dedicated a special place in its fashion week to streetwear culture, inviting American, Japanese and Parisian brands.
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Leeds Group back on the road to recovery with Hemmers focus

Leeds Group back on the road to recovery with Hemmers focus

​It’s going to be a long road back to health for slimmed-down UK-based textile wholesaler Leeds Group. But its board said Monday it’s committed to returning core German trading subsidiary — Hemmers — to profitability.
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The women who dress men

The women who dress men

Women are increasingly making their mark in men's fashion, breaking through the "fabric ceiling" that has seen the industry dominated by men, attracted by a sector where some of the most radical changes are taking place.
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Ludovic de Saint Sernin turns up the heat, Sacai elevates workwear

Ludovic de Saint Sernin turns up the heat, Sacai elevates workwear

The new creative director of Ann Demeulemeester and the Japanese designer Chitose Abe stood out on the last day of men's fashion week, opting for sophisticated sensual looks and functional tailoring, respectively.
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Maison Margiela: New mansion headquarters, posh-punk collection

Maison Margiela: New mansion headquarters, posh-punk collection

Maison Margiela unveiled its new headquarters in Paris on Sunday night and talk about an upgrade. John Galliano celebrated the move with his latest collection – a deconstructed homage to the Queen of Punk, Jordan.
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Hermès: Effortless elegance in UNESCO

Hermès: Effortless elegance in UNESCO

It all seemed so effortless in UNESCO this Saturday at Hermès, which made this rather menswear wonderful collection even more special. A great display by Véronique Nichanian, menswear creative director for 35 years.
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Paris couture: A vibrant multi-billion business, opens its next season on Monday

Paris couture: A vibrant multi-billion business, opens its next season on Monday

Paris haute couture – the highest expression of fashion – opens Monday with a crammed calendar of bold face name brands and a score of young hopefuls in one of the most intriguing seasons in years. 
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Loewe: From copper to Chalamet

Loewe: From copper to Chalamet

A thrilling display of art-inspired garments, metallic clothing and star appearances with the fashion plate of the planet Timothée Chalamet in the front row of the Loewe show on a chilly Saturday morning in Paris.
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Elsewhere in Paris menswear: Paul Smith and Daniel Arsham

Elsewhere in Paris menswear: Paul Smith and Daniel Arsham

Paris will always love diversity, especially in fashion. In the last 48 hours, a UK knight staged relaxed tailoring in a cathedral and a rising American star blended performance art with high-performance fabrics.
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Dries Van Noten: Von Humboldt’s coolest current

Dries Van Noten: Von Humboldt’s coolest current

A dark top floor of a forgotten garage was the curiously ideal location of a sensational collection by Dries Van Noten inspired by the ideas of the great German explorer and naturalist Alexander von Humboldt.
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Ami: A kinder, gentler look from Alexandre Mattiussi

Ami: A kinder, gentler look from Alexandre Mattiussi

Leave it to Alexandre Mattiussi to stage a great Ami show after a chaotic Thursday in Paris of strikes, marches and locked metros, with a swish collection inside the Bastille Opera.
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