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Paris Fashion Week Men: Mash-up Instagram mode rules

Paris Fashion Week Men: Mash-up Instagram mode rules

Paris Fashion Week Men actually had two live runway shows on Wednesday, the second of the six-day season, as the fashion capital cautiously emerges from the lockdown.
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New shoe industry research shows Covid effects on leather

New shoe industry research shows Covid effects on leather

​With an element of confusion remaining around just how manufacturers and retailers should ‘quarantine’ products due to potential Covid transmission, a report has been released could help footwear makers and sellers.
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Boohoo drives sustainability with its own Pakistan-grown cotton

Boohoo drives sustainability with its own Pakistan-grown cotton

Boohoo is dramatically upping its sustainability stance as the online retail giant is to produce its own sustainable cotton.
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Andy Murray to make Wimbledon return in Castore kit partly made of wool

Andy Murray to make Wimbledon return in Castore kit partly made of wool

​The start of Wimbledon next Monday will see former champion Andy Murray competing in an “innovative” Merino wool kit that was developed by Castore’s Andy Murray-dedicated AMC brand and The Woolmark Company.
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Luxury sector relieved as UK and US settle trade dispute

Luxury sector relieved as UK and US settle trade dispute

A long-running trade dispute between the UK and the US that hit export sales of luxury goods has been suspended until 2026. UK luxury goods industry body Walpole welcomed the agreement, calling it “fantastic news”.
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Cool caryatid Christian Dior Cruise 2022 in Athens

Cool caryatid Christian Dior Cruise 2022 in Athens

Christian Dior unveiled a caryatid Cruise 2022 collection in Athens on Thursday evening, metaphysical mode by its creative director, Maria Grazia Chiuri, unveiled inside the city’s giant Panathenaic Stadium.
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Gucci launches eco material Demetra, makes it available to other companies

Gucci launches eco material Demetra, makes it available to other companies

Italian fashion brand Gucci has introduced Demetra, a new luxury material that combines quality, softness, durability and scalability with an eco-friendly ethos.
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Kingpins spotlights Australian denim industry with latest digital show

Kingpins spotlights Australian denim industry with latest digital show

The denim trade show has unveiled the program for its upcoming digital event, Kingpins24 Flash Australia, a two-day celebration of the antipodean nation’s denim industry and supply chain.
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Bangladesh garment industry could save $500 million a year by recycling cotton

Bangladesh garment industry could save $500 million a year by recycling cotton

Bangladesh’s garment industry could reduce its annual spending by half a billion dollars if it recycled cotton waste from its factories and fabric mills, a circular economy group said on Wednesday.
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Fashion trader About You opens above offer price in Frankfurt stock market debut

Fashion trader About You opens above offer price in Frankfurt stock market debut

Shares in the online fashion retailer About You AG made its market debut in the Frankfurt stock exchange on Wednesday, opening 11.3% above its offer price.
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Banshee of Savile Row, feminine bespoke for fiery beauties

Banshee of Savile Row, feminine bespoke for fiery beauties

One striking new brand unveiled this weekend in London is Banshee of Savile Row, a bespoke women’s tailoring house that prides itself on using truly top-shelf fabrics with panache.
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The relationship between plastic and fast fashion still going strong, report says

The relationship between plastic and fast fashion still going strong, report says

Despite their various commitments and promises to making fashion a more circular and responsible industry, some fast fashion giants still make a majority of their clothes with environmentally harmful plastics.
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Stella McCartney heads to G7, at BFC Forum says eco is "the future of fashion"

Stella McCartney heads to G7, at BFC Forum says eco is "the future of fashion"

One of fashion’s biggest names has issued a warning to the fashion sector not to get too complacent about current green drives as there’s a lot more work to be done, with legislation also needed. 
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Fast fashion still uses too many virgin synthetics - report

Fast fashion still uses too many virgin synthetics - report

Must do better. Nearly half the women's clothes being sold by leading UK-based online retailers are still made entirely from new plastics, according to a Royal Society for the Arts (RSA) report. 
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Première Vision Sport postpones Portland and Boston editions until fall

Première Vision Sport postpones Portland and Boston editions until fall

Originally planned for August, the trade shows have been postponed to fall, with the Portland edition now set to run September 29 through 30, while the Boston event will take place October 4 through 5. 
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Adidas invests in Finnish textile recycling firm Spinnova

Adidas invests in Finnish textile recycling firm Spinnova

Adidas, which is seeking to increase the proportion of sustainable materials it uses in its products, is investing in Finland's Spinnova, a company that makes textile fibre out of wood or agricultural waste.
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