' ‘Haute couture’ brands, such as Burberry, rely on an image of exclusivity and superiority in the world of fashion. Therefore, from their perspective, the merchandise that they do not sell is redundant and must be destroyed, rather than be...
'By supporting an environmental charity alongside leading a creative vision focused on changing the social fabric through living sustainably, DUCFS this year is a call for individuals to consider the impacts of careless consumerism.'
Perhaps the fashion industry is at last beginning to catch up with 21st century needs – style and practicality in one.
Victor Schagerlund takes us into the private abode of one of history’s most reputable- and stylish- figures Marie-Antoinette, to explore what was to become a fatal fashion flop.
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"The block colour swimming costumes rivalled those from the much larger budgeted DUCFS, and the lacy underwear sets were exquisite."
"This year, Palatinate will have been around for 70 years. When it first went to print in 1948, formal attire wasn’t quite the same as it is now, but in many ways, things haven’t changed at all."