News Round Up – The Latest News From Around the Internet


  Fashion Business of Fashion Meet Fashion’s Next Generation: Over 60s By Victoria Berezhna, 13/4/18 ‘In what’s being called a ‘Greynnaisance,’ fashion brands are enlisting older models and influencers to entice oft-ignored Baby Boomers and younger fans on social media.’ Read More   Business of Fashion It’s Time for Vogue Africa Leanne Tlhagoane, 14/4/18 ‘With international editions of Vogue for the Middle East, Latin America and more recently for Poland and even the Czech Republic, calls for Vogue Africa are growing louder.’ Read More   Gender Medium What Do We Do About Women With A Penis? Cassie Brighter, March 2018 (but… Continue Reading

News Round Up – The Latest News From Around the Internet


Fashion Business of Fashion Can ‘Sick-Cute’ Fashion Break Japan’s Silence on Suicide? Kati Chitrakorn, 3/4/18 ‘With garments spelling ‘I Want to Die’ and accessories like syringes and bandages, a dark offshoot of the oppressively cute ‘kawaii’ culture is addressing the hush-hush topic of depression and mental illness in Japan. ‘ Read More   Career The New Yorker What Dale Carnegie’s “How to Win Friends and Influence People” Can Teach the Modern Worker Jessica Weisberg, 2/4/18 ‘Dale Carnegie treated the employee-employer relationship as a sacred, symbiotic bond. In today’s economy, work is structured more like a string of one-night stands.’ Read… Continue Reading

News Round Up – The Latest News From Around the Internet


  Fashion High Snobiety 2 Years After They Broke the Internet, It Looks Like Nobody is Buying Vetements Alec Leach, 29/3/18 ‘For the fashion industry, the brand’s irony, massive silhouettes and edgy styling were a breath of fresh air, but for the rest of the world, Vetements will be forever the brand that broke the internet when its $200 DHL T-shirt dropped in 2016. But what about today?’ Read More   WWD Vetements’ Guram Gvasalia, Buyers Say Highsnobiety Story Is Fake News Aria Hughes, 30/3/18 The chief executive officer along with buyers from Saks Fifth Avenue, Harrods, Jeffrey New York and more… Continue Reading

News Round Up – The Latest News From Around the Internet


  Social Media and Data Security The Guardian Facebook: is it time we all deleted our accounts? Arwa Mahdawi, 21/3/18 ‘The Cambridge Analytica revelations may be the final nudge we need to turn away from the social network. And it’s only the tip of the iceberg when it comes to big tech harvesting private information’ Read More   ABC News How you told the internet everything about you without realising it Sarah Motherwell, 23/3/18 ‘The Cambridge Analytica scandal has thrown the spotlight on how companies can harvest your personal data online from sites like Facebook and use it to manipulate… Continue Reading

News Round Up – The Latest News From Around the Internet


  Fashion Business of Fashion Is a Revolution Finally Coming to Feminine Care? Tamison O’Connor, 8/3/18 ‘A flurry of fashionable fem care startups are taking aim at Tampax.’ Read More   The Fashion Law Julie Zerbo, 15/3/18 UPDATED: H&M Calls Foul on “Vandal” Graffiti Artist’s Threat of Lawsuit‘According to H&M’s newly-filed lawsuit, Jason “Revok” Williams, a famous Los Angeles-based graffiti artist, sent H&M a cease and desist letter, alleging that the Swedish fast fashion giant had “included [his] original artwork in an advertising campaign for H&M products without his permission or knowledge.”’ Read More   Fitness  Planet Ark News The… Continue Reading

The News Round-Up – International Women’s Day Special


  Welcome to our weekly news round up where we highlight the news stories that have captured our attention during the past seven days. With International Women’s day having just taking place on Thursday 8 March, a number of important reports have just been released looking at women and equality.   The Sydney Morning Herald ‘Shocking’ levels of sexual harassment at work, study reveals Jessica Irvine, 5/3/18 ‘Fewer than a third of young Australian working women believe they are treated equally to men, according to a landmark new survey.’ Read More   YWCA 2016 Election Scorecard – Responses to ‘Every… Continue Reading

News Round Up – The Latest News From Around the Internet


Welcome to our weekly news round up where we highlight the news stories that have captured our attention during the past seven days.   Oscars See the full list of winners Fashion SBS Oscars 2018: Hollywood stars wear colours for Time’s Up Riley Morgan, 5/3/18 ‘Celebrities supporting the Time’s Up movement at the Oscars wore a “festive array of colours” to represent “women everywhere”.’ Read More   The Business of Fashion Why Burberry Chose Riccardo Tisci The BoF Team, 2/3/18 ‘The former Givenchy creative director will succeed Christopher Bailey.’ Read more   Gender ABC News Why do older men find… Continue Reading

News Round Up – The Latest News From Around the Interwebs


  Welcome to our weekly news round up where we highlight the news stories that have captured our attention during the past seven days.   Fashion  Business of Fashion The Murky Business of Feel-Good Crystals Laura Neilson 24/2/18 ‘Fashion and celebrities have embraced crystals as a trend, but behind their shiny charm and feel good vibes lies a shadowy, unregulated industry and a rocky relationship with the environment.’ Read More   Elle Model Accused Of Racism Outside London Fashion Week Shows Grace O’Neill 21/2/18 ‘Two street style photographers have spoken out about a reported incident of racism outside the London… Continue Reading