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Buying the right workwear for your business

Making the best choice of workwear can be challenging, but it is far from impossible. A few quite simple tips can go a long way towards helping make sure you get the best, most appropriate clothing for your employees.

Britain’s unworn shoes could stretch around the world

Britain’s unworn shoes could stretch around the world

There are so many unworn or unused shoes in British households that put heel to toe in a line they’d stretch all the way round the world.

Demand for ethically sourced clothes increasing

Demand for ethically sourced clothes increasing

Fashion experts say it’s time manufacturers started to think sensibly about how they source materials, as consumers become more sensitive to the provenance of their wardrobe.

DS 3 by Benefit concept car giveaway on Citroen stand at Clothes Show Live 2014

DS 3 by Benefit concept car giveaway on Citroen stand at Clothes Show Live 2014

At Clothes Show Live in 2013, Citroen unveiled a new concept car called DS 3 by Benefit, which was designed in collaboration with Benefit Cosmetics.

M&S launches M&S Studio @ Fashion Street

Stars of Marks and Spencer’s new Autumn/Winter campaign attended the launch on Monday night, during London Fashion Week, of a unique new partnership between M&S and The British School of Fashion at M&S’s new design studio, M&S Studio @ Fashion Street.

London Fashion Week 2013: Behind the scenes with palmer//harding

London Fashion Week 2013: Behind the scenes with palmer//harding

Best friends, business partners and two of London Fashion Week’s biggest emerging talents, a behind-the-scenes look at Levi Palmer and Matthew Harding has revealed their fascinating insight on the fashion industry, and, what the pair known more commonly as palmer//harding, are preparing to do next in their goal of inspiring the next generation of designer shirts.

London Collections: Men

Over 60 menswear designers will show on schedule at London Collections: Men (LC:M) 7th - 9th January 2013. 30 ready-to-wear and accessories designers will exhibit their AW13 collections in the Designer Galleries at the Hospital Club, the central hub for LC:M.

United States oldest men's clothing retailer celebrates links with Scotland

United States oldest men's clothing retailer celebrates links with Scotland

America's oldest men's clothing retailer chain, Brooks Brothers, has celebrated its relationship with Scotland with the design of a brand new Brooks Brother's Signature Tartan.

Anglo Pacific helps disadvantaged women dress for success

Anglo Pacific helps disadvantaged women dress for success

Last Tuesday, 4 September, over a hundred immaculately turned out businesswomen descended on Australia House on London’s Strand for a networking event in honour of Dress for Success – a charity that assists disadvantaged women find employment.

WhichSocial.com launches Pinterest analytics tool

WhichSocial.com launches Pinterest analytics tool

WhichSocial.com, a Manchester-based technology company, has launched a new social media analysis platform for fashion retailers to measure and track their brand on Pinterest.

Seaweed Couture

Seaweed Couture

The world-renowned team at Chino Latino, is marking London Fashion Week (14-18 September) with a dress made from nori, the seaweed paper that is a staple in sushi, created by an up-and-coming London designer.

Ji Cheng returns to the London catwalk

Ji Cheng returns to the London catwalk

Ji Cheng is one of Asia’s most renowned and longstanding beacons of design. Often compared to her western contemporaries, Stella McCartney and Miuccia Prada, Ji Cheng is a powerful influence in her home country of China.

You can't judge a handbag by its price tag

You can't judge a handbag by its price tag

From a Kelly to a Baguette, no other accessory has the same allure as a handbag. But a classic handbag design is the sum of many parts.

Cheltenham Fashion Week to pull in the crowds

Cheltenham Fashion Week to pull in the crowds

Fashion lovers from across the UK are in for a treat this September with the launch of Cheltenham Fashion Week. The week long programme will run from 17 – 21 September, incorporating a huge array of events across Cheltenham and the surrounding Cotswolds.

Elizabeth Queen of frocks - wedding dress named favourite outfit

Elizabeth Queen of frocks - wedding dress named favourite outfit

The Queen's embellished wedding dress has been crowned the nation’s most desirable outfit worn by her majesty, over the past 60 years, according to Debenhams.