Five Fashionistas That Are Thriving

Although many fashion firms are undergoing difficult times, there are some bright spots among specialized fashionistas  and related companies. Fast Company has identified five of them: “The following five companies illustrate the power of building a brand atop an authoritative editorial voice, whether it’s in the form of viral videos and lifestyle blogs or influencer […]

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What Is the State of Global Fashion?

Around the world, the fashion industry — at all levels and for all segments — is a key driver of the global economy. It generates trillions (that’s trillions 🙂 ) of dollars of revenue and employs millions of workers. Recently, McKinsey & Company released a detailed report on the global fashion industry. Here are some […]

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BCBGMAXAZRIA: Now in 100 Countries

BCBGMAXAZRIAGROUP is a global fashion powerhouse: “Founded in 1989, BCBGMAXAZRIAGROUP is the lifetime vision of one man: Founder, Designer, Chairman, and Chief Executive Officer Max Azria. After years of success designing women’s wear in Paris and Los Angeles, Azria decided to pursue his dream of launching a design house that spoke to the modern woman, […]

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An Interview with Fashion Legend Diane Von Furstenberg

Diane Von Furstenberg has been a prominent, trend-setting fashion designer for decades. Take a look at the Web site of her company to see what she’s doing now. Here’s a brief bio of Von Furstenberg by Liz Welch of Inc.: “Designer Diane von Furstenberg was 27 when she made the first wrap dress in 1974. […]

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