april, 2017

Fashion Revolution Week

Fashion Revolution Week

Tomorrow, the 24th of April marks the start of 2017 Fashion Revolution Week. The organization Fashion Revolution started after the horrible accident on April 24th in 2013 when the Rana Plaza building in Bangladesh collapsed. 1,138 people died and another 2,500 were injured, making it the fourth largest industrial disaster in history. There were five…

Is Fashion Retail Dead?

Is Fashion Retail Dead?

The question every fashion professional is asking themselves right now – is retail dead? Online shopping has been on a steady rise for the last 20 years, and traditional retailers are closing down their stores. We’ve seen well established brands such as Abercrombie & Fitch, American Apparel, Guess and JCPenny…

New Technology – the Answer for Sustainable Fashion

New Technology – the Answer for Sustainable Fashion

Many might associate sustainable fashion with old school techniques and materials – that’s not the case at all. With new technology we can reduce waste and recycle fibers in a never before seen way. Take 3D printing for example; using this technique means there will never be any excess material….

House of Dagmar Opens Online Vintage Store

House of Dagmar Opens Online Vintage Store

Swedish Fashion brand House of Dagmar is about to open an online vintage store concept called “Dagmar Decades”. The initiative is another step in the brand’s efforts towards creating sustainable collections using environmentally friendly materials that feels relevant no matter the season. The store will offer carefully selected garments from…

A Weekend in Copenhagen

A Weekend in Copenhagen

I spent the weekend in my favorite city – Copenhagen. I used to live there in 2012-2013 and I’ve been in love with the city every since. There’s a lot to love about this city, but the one thing that makes it so special to me is its friendliness. Compared…