India Gold & Jewellery Summit: Reimagining the future of gold & jewellery

The gems and jewellery sector witnessed changes in consumer preferences in recent years. With increase in per capita income, consumers are demanding new designs and varieties in jewellery and branded jewellers are catering to these changing demands. This growth of the gems and jewellery industry was celebrated by the Gems & Jewellery Export Promotion Council … Read more India Gold & Jewellery Summit: Reimagining the future of gold & jewellery

Ethiopia bets on clothes to fashion industrial future

KOMBOLCHA, Ethiopia (Reuters) – Checkered shirts for American chain Gap. Slate leggings for Swedish store H&M. Twill shorts for Germany’s Tchibo. They are among a growing list of clothes being stitched together for big brands in Ethiopia. Workers sew clothes inside the Indochine Apparel PLC textile factory in Hawassa Industrial Park in Southern Nations, Nationalities … Read more Ethiopia bets on clothes to fashion industrial future

Khadi: Breaking historical shackles, the humble fabric now belongs to the future

For Mahatma Gandhi, khadi was symbolic of self-reliance, sustenance and hardwork. And, almost a century after his swadeshi movement propelled the nation to stand on its feet, the handspun and handwoven fabric continues to capture the zeitgeist of the generation. With the rise of everything handcrafted in fashion, khadi, too, has seen a new lease … Read more Khadi: Breaking historical shackles, the humble fabric now belongs to the future

Get tickets to see some of London’s brightest future fashion stars

Supported by Burberry’s Christopher Bailey, fashion royalty Vivienne Westwood, and the astronomically successful Victoria Beckham, Graduate Fashion Week has gone from strength to strength. And this year’s celebration of young fashion talent looks like it’ll be the best yet. Set over four days, 22 catwalk shows will showcase work from over 60 of the UK’s top fashion universities. … Read more Get tickets to see some of London’s brightest future fashion stars