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Fashion & accessories

Fashion & accessories Archives

Rodd & Gunn to open global flagship in Brisbane

The interior design features American oak wood flooring, wool rugs, tan leather, and brass accents throughout.

Champion adds footwear to its Australian range

“Just as Champion is a brand synonymous with streetwear, sneakers are a category that’s a crucial part of streetwear’s D...

Assembly Label launches Re-Worn program, to promote circular economy

The collection contains 30 pieces and features basic items including denim, tees, linen pieces and knitwear from past se...

Inside Lorna Jane’s digital transformation

Lorna Jane relaunched its website in the early days of the Covid-19 pandemic, and saw its largest ever day of sales. Now...

Uniqlo to launch collab with New York fashion label Theory

The Uniqlo x Theory AW 2021 collection, following a black and white colour scheme, features items with neutral designs a...

The rise of Sheike: From Sydney market stall to style authority

Here, Sheike general manager Sarah Kennedy discusses the business' soon-to-come Adelaide store and plans for further exp...

Kickstarter-funded fashion label creates 100 per cent recycled puffer coat

The coat features an attachable bag, removable sleeves, hidden pockets and art lining.

Bailey Nelson ramps up expansion across the Tasman

Bailey Nelson's co-founder said the new outlets form part of the company’s strategy to increase its footprint in the cou...

Thrills takes the trek from Byron Bay to Bondi

The brand’s retail manager Jo Hunter said the new Sydney location was a ‘no brainer’ though it was difficult to secure a...

Swiss watchmakers grapple with fallout of Russian crisis

Ulysse Nardin's Patrick Pruniaux said the brand still had about 20 sales outlets, but was now much less dependent on Rus...

PAS Group CEO Eric Morris on the launch of first Replay store in Aus

When it comes to jeans, PAS Group CEO Eric Morris swears by one brand in particular: Italian fashion label Replay, which...

Can anything take the Shein of China’s e-commerce titan?

Nanjing-based Shein has found rapid success through social-media dominance and a clever business model. Now it takes on ...

Activewear unicorn Vuori heads Down Under in global rollout

The plan will see the launch of online stores in each country followed by a series of retail stores.

Sheike to enter South Australia in major bricks-and-mortar push

Women’s fashion brand Sheike has announced plans to open its first store in South Australia off the back of strong onlin...

Ralph Lauren opens Australian online store

The online store is part of the company’s expansion strategy and will offer a range of Ralph Lauren labels including Pol...

Long Live Fashion: Inside Vestiaire Collective’s new global brand identity

Along with a new tagline, the company also has five new faces: puppets made out of pre-loved fashion that represent the ...

From Nike to Converse: Why brands are embracing the “diversity dollar”

Adaptive fashion is beginning to be embraced by mainstream players. But there’s a much bigger market there than has been...

Hallenstein Glasson profits hit by Covid

Trans-Tasman fashion retailer Hallenstein Glasson has reported a 40-per-cent reduction in half-year profit, citing Covid...

Fashion rental is back: Designerex looks to raise funds as demand surges

Peer-to-peer fashion rental platform Designerex is looking to raise fresh funds to help it scale in the US and other glo...

Online sales drive profits for Premier Investments

Group chairman Solomon Lew said this was the most challenging and unpredictable half of the pandemic.