Thursday, March 26, 2015 at 9:25am
Huntsman Textile Effects, based in Singapore, has signed a memorandum of understanding with Daechun Co. Ltd. to help South Korean textile exporter streamline operations and train technical staff at its mill in Gyunggi Province. The agreement is meant to reinforce Daechun’s... read more
Thursday, March 26, 2015 at 8:51am
Guarded guidance for the new year didn’t dampen the enthusiasm of investors for Lululemon Athletica Inc., which posted better-than-expected results in the fourth quarter. The Vancouver-based yogawear firm saw shares rise 6.2 percent to $64.71 in early trading on the Nasdaq... read more
Thursday, March 26, 2015 at 8:06am
Kendall Jenner, the 19-year-old model of the moment and social media darling, will appear in a new ad campaign for Calvin Klein’s #mycalvins Denim Series, a limited-edition, logo-driven offering inspired by athletic and urban streetwear. In North America, the line will be... read more
Thursday, March 26, 2015 at 7:37am
DUBAI — From the development of an opera house to rival Sydney’s to what’s billed as the world’s most diverse art fair, Dubai is having a cultural renaissance. The emirate with its glitzy skyscrapers and megamalls kicked off a month and a half long Art Season in Dubai, an... read more
Thursday, March 26, 2015 at 7:03am
Global Brands Group, which spun off from sourcing giant Li & Fung July, said Thursday that net profit rose nearly 25 percent in the second half of the year while revenue rose 7.5 percent. “This is evidence of the tremendous growth potential unlocked by the spin-off,” chief... read more
Thursday, March 26, 2015 at 6:20am
Air Max Day has finally arrived, and after an interview with the man behind the famous Air bubble sole, Tinker Hatfield, we now take a quick look at the Air Max archive at Nike’s Beaverton headquarters. Shedding light on what drives the sportswear leader, and why they are the... read more
Thursday, March 26, 2015 at 6:00am
Featuring a one-piece Flyknit upper, Nike’s new Free N7 4.0 Flyknit sneaker prides itself on being ultra supportive and undeniably breathable. The flexible Free unit sole of course provides for added cushioning and comfort, as here we see two colorway options. The turquoise... read more
Thursday, March 26, 2015 at 5:56am
As we wait for Jamie xx’s debut album In Colour to drop, a new track taken off it has just been premiered on Annie Mac’s BBC Radio 1 show. “Loud Places” features The xx bandmate Romy, who takes care of vocal duties, while Jamie’s production seamlessly blends elements of the... read more
Thursday, March 26, 2015 at 5:40am
As part of Nike’s Air Max Day festivities, the Oregon sportswear leviathan commissioned Paris-based illustrator Yué Wu for an animated short turning back the clock on the brand’s iconic sneaker line. Wu’s distinctive illustrations bring the historic series to life with vivid ... read more
Thursday, March 26, 2015 at 5:40am
K1X presents their latest silhouette, the All Net, in a new pack for the ongoing spring season. Featuring a performance-loaded outsole, the sneaker follows in the footsteps of the brand’s basketball shoe “Anti-Gravity” and the K1X Patrick Mohr Mk5. Coming in a variety of... read more