UK and Irish retailers have said they are committed to tackling sustainability in fashion and admitted there is “more to do” following criticism by MPs.
Orla Kiely has closed its stores and website after parent company Kiely Rowan fell into administration.
COMMENT Global trend forecaster and colour consultancy the Pantone Color Institute has named the 12 top colour trends for spring 19.
Fashion jewellery brand Trollbeads will open the doors to its first London-based pop-up store this weekend.
More than a third of shoppers (35%) say that they would be tempted back to the high street by stores more closely matching the prices of online competitors, a survey has found.
Premium independent mini-chain Laings, which has stores in Glasgow, Edinburgh, Southampton and Cardiff, will partner with the British Heart Foundation (BHF).
Espree silver jewellery has appointed Victoria Louise as its first brand manager.
House of Fraser is to axe its remaining house brands as it reshapes its strategy under new owner Sports Direct, Drapers understands.
Carol Sinfield, the former area sales manager at Hockley Mint has joined Shaun Leane as the brand’s new head of wholesale.
Spring 19 was a standout season for London Fashion Week, as the city’s designers – big and small, new additions and show stalwarts – showed bold, unique collections that walked the line between creati