Your go-to guide for a career in luxury

Fashion out of all luxury sectors seems to be the most underestimated business by the general public. Both in terms of its complexity, as well as the importance of the processes occurring in the businesses for the market. The origins of this assumption are plenty. However, one and most probable one, is the fact that…

Anya Hindmarch and the Death of the Fashion Show

Anya Hindmarch has always had the flair for the eccentric, the unpredictable and the unconventional – proof of this being that her designs have continually drawn inspiration from seemingly humdrum, everyday sources such as traditional British biscuits, retro arcade games, and even Kellogg’s cereal. London Fashion Weeks had, in the past, been an outlet for…

Adaptive-Wear: The Sector that Fashion Overlooks

Fashion is an everyday topic for everyone. Most people usually spend some time thinking about what to wear, but not everyone thinks about how to wear it. From closing zippers to buttoning our shirts, there are many aspects that don’t seem like a bother to most. But for people with disabilities, it’s a whole other…

Behind the startup : FABS APP

  An Interview by Ira Tassouli and Louise Quesnel.   FABS – Fashion Buyer Society, is the first app entirely dedicated to fashion buyers.FABS App is an app created by the Milan-based showroom TWENTYFOURSEVEN and developed by H-Farm. This virtual assistant is the ultimate go-to tool for fashion buyers as it supports them throughout the…

MFW: A glimpse into Moncler’s “Genius” collections, history and strategy

On Wednesday, 19thof September, the Bocconi Students for Fashion team had the opportunity to attend the Moncler Presentation Event in Milan at Fabbrica Orobio 15. The event presented Moncler Genius, a new project inaugurated in February of this year which encompasses 8 designers working on 8 different capsule collections – all of which are inspired…

Millennials giving the fashion industry a kick of sustainability

There’s a movement going on. A movement within the fashion industry where people have collectively chosen to take a stand against big fast fashion brands and ask the million dollar question: Who made my clothes? In August 2014, a garment factory in Rana Plaza collapsed, killing more than 1,134garment workers. Workers who had families, friends,…

MFW September 2018: An Overview

As the month of September draws on, Milan undergoes a transformation. Not only do temperatures start to drop and leaves to fall as the sweltering summer ends but streets are suddenly dotted with colorful, eccentric attires, museums morph into showrooms and reservations become unusually difficult to place. These are the unmistakable signs that the city…

Your go-to guide for a career in the fashion industry: Fashion Law

Many times when we think of fashion, we do not immediately associate legal studies with it. Fashion Law, however, has been emerging as a branch of its own over the last decade. Although still a novelty, Fashion Law deals with complex issues that do not only touch upon Intellectual Property Law. In fact, the main…

What is a fashion film?

“It’s something like a pear with a pink propeller, that flies around and smells like summer“. This is how Philipp Ulita from the Berlin Fashion Film Festival describes the genre of fashion film. Indeed, fashion film echoes complexity: a kaleidoscope of tangible and intangible socio-cultural elements that fashion creates and sustains.   Petra Collins x…