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17 MAY 2017

Menswear Market in Australia by Mr Porter

(First seen on Ragtrader) Mr Porter buying manager Sam Lobban offers four insights into the menswear market in Australia. 1. The trends “When we look at products that perform well within Australia, which is a very important market for us in terms of revenue mix, it tends to be more casual, laid back style. Also […]

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16 MAY 2017

Men’s Designer Pool Slide Sandals

First seen on Fashionisto. Growing up on the Eastern seaboard of Australia, saw myself and the enormous extended family at the beach, waterhole or theme park most weekends. In those days jelly shoes were in trend as a means to protect the soft sole of the feet from debris in canals and beaches. This understated foot adornment was […]

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9 MAY 2017

M.J.Bale’s Kingston Collection

  JOIN THE FLOCK: THE KINGSTON COLLECTION M.J. BALE CREATES ITS FIRST SINGLE-SOURCE RANGE OF SUITS, USING MERINO WOOL TAKEN FROM A 112-YEAR-OLD FARM IN TASMANIA Australian gentlemen’s clothier M.J. Bale has launched a collection of suits created from superfine Merino wool taken from a single farm in the northern midlands of Tasmania. Called the […]

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18 APRIL 2017

The Persuasion of the Micro-Moment

Written by The Office Space, Naomi Tosic Micro-moments (definition): “critical touch points within today’s consumer journey, and when added together, they ultimately determine how that journey ends.[1]” In the past year alone, websites in the United States have seen a 20% increase in mobile’s share of online sessions[2].  Research shows that we check our phones […]

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7 APRIL 2017

Fashion Installations shine at Salone 2017

Garment Dyed Dyneema by Stoneisland The coolest of the cool, Italian creatives Stone Island present the second instalment of their groundbreaking Prototype Research Series under the Tortona Design Week cabal at this year’s Salone. The series creates numbered garments made in fabrics and with treatments born from research and experimentation processes that have not yet been industrialized, […]

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