SOME FAST FACTS ABOUT FAST FASHION | What Is Fast Fashion, And Why Is Everyone Talking About It?

SOME FAST FACTS ABOUT FAST FASHION | What Is Fast Fashion, And Why Is Everyone Talking About It? This year, the average person will buy 68 garments, and wear each piece only seven times before disposing of it, according to the Wall Street Journal. It wasn’t always like this. In 1980, people bought five times … Continue reading SOME FAST FACTS ABOUT FAST FASHION | What Is Fast Fashion, And Why Is Everyone Talking About It?

FASHION | The Qasimi Fall 2020 Show Was A Tribute To The Late Designer

DUBAI | UAE – Qasimi presented its Fall/Winter 2020 runway show at London’s Truman Brewerly on Sunday, nearly six-months after the death of its founder and creative director, Khalid Al-Qasimi who passed away at the age of 39 in London in July 2019. It was the final collection that the late fashion designer, who launched … Continue reading FASHION | The Qasimi Fall 2020 Show Was A Tribute To The Late Designer

FASHION | Dubai will be the “Fifth fashion Week in the world”

Dubai will be the “Fifth fashion Week in the world” The numbers speak for themselves. But in case anyone is unaware: fashion is big business in the UAE. How Big are we talking? Try more than $12 bn per year – that’s according to a report from the Dubai Chamber of Commerce, which reveals clothing … Continue reading FASHION | Dubai will be the “Fifth fashion Week in the world”

BUSINESS & FASHION | Adidas And Prada: Or Should That Be Pradidas Or Adada?

It’s the first time two of the most famous names in retailing have combined in what they say is a long-term partnership. But what to call the venture? Pradidas and Adada are among the favorites in the Twittersphere. Prada’s marketing department could probably do better, though, as they’ve already demonstrated peerless descriptive powers in the … Continue reading BUSINESS & FASHION | Adidas And Prada: Or Should That Be Pradidas Or Adada?

LIFE | Balenciaga Joins Forces With World Food Programme To Fight Global Hunger

Luxury fashion house Balenciaga is collaborating with the United Nations World Food Programme for the second time in an effort to end global hunger by 2030. This year, the brand is proceeding with its endeavors of spreading awareness by dropping a new capsule collection consisting of clothing and accessories in  December 2019. Last year’s coordinated … Continue reading LIFE | Balenciaga Joins Forces With World Food Programme To Fight Global Hunger

BUSINESS | Italy’s Cavalli Rescued By Dubai’s Damac Chairman

Italy’s Cavalli Rescued By Dubai’s Damac Chairman MILAN | ITALY – Italian fashion house Roberto Cavalli was bought on Thursday by Hussain Sajwani, the chairman of Dubai’s Damac Properties, the companies said, ending a long sale process. The Florence-based group, founded by designer Robert Cavalli in the early 1970s and famed for its animal prints, … Continue reading BUSINESS | Italy’s Cavalli Rescued By Dubai’s Damac Chairman

ROYALS | Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman Sparks Online Style Storm With Barbour Jacket

MILAN| ITALY – Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman Bin Abdulaziz Al Saud was photographed attending the Formula E races in Riyadh on Friday and for the occasion donned a navy-colored Barbour jacket worn over a crisp white thobe that immediately sent the social media into overdrive. The outwear item by British heritage brand Barbour sparked … Continue reading ROYALS | Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman Sparks Online Style Storm With Barbour Jacket