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2021 Fashion Predictions à la TikTok

TikTok is currently full of accounts predicting 2021 trends. While a lot of the beautifully silky Motel dresses seem a bit out of touch with the current climate and pandemic, here is a list of the much more wearable options. Warmth and comfort prove to be of paramount importance to 2021 trends, but with a […]

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The use of fur in the fashion industry: friend or faux?

Teddy bear coats and faux leopard prints have taken fashion by storm over the past winter months. However, faux fur is no longer just a fashion statement. It is an important political one. In the past, animal skins and furs were a luxury reserved for rulers, nobility and the elite. Its prevalence in the fashion industry […]

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Gucci fashion to become fur-free for its 2018 collections

Famous fashion house Gucci has announced its intention to be fur-free by 2018. Speaking at the London College of Fashion on the 12 October, Gucci CEO Marco Bizzarri stated that from the spring / summer 2018 collections, the brand will replace fur with wool and faux-fur. All remaining garments containing fur will be auctioned off […]