Meet Fashion’s First Computer-Generated Influencer

LOS ANGELES, United States — Miquela Sousa, better known by her Instagram handle @lilmiquela, appears to be your run-of-the-mill influencer. The 19-year-old, Los Angeles-based, Brazilian/Spanish model and musician fills her Instagram feed with an endless stream of “outfit-of-the-day” shots, featuring Chanel, Proenza Schouler, Supreme, Vetements and Vans. She shares pictures of herself attending events like ComplexCon with fellow … Read more Meet Fashion’s First Computer-Generated Influencer

AEPC concern over apparel exports fall; envoys meet CEA

India’s Apparel Export Promotion Council (AEPC) has expressed concern over the decline in apparel exports by about 40 per cent in October compared to the same month last year and has been engaging with policymakers for an early resolution of the issue that is hampering the apparel industry post implementation of the goods and services … Read more AEPC concern over apparel exports fall; envoys meet CEA

Meet the Indian perfumer behind ‘masala chai’ scent

Manan Gandhi, the young man behind ‘Bombay Perfumery’ is bottling nostalgia through his scents. Putting India’s first homegrown fragrance label on the world map, he’s giving desi ingredients a spotlight internationally. Blending India’s strong fragrance culture, history and raw materials, he believes in keeping it interesting and different. He talks to us about his signature … Read more Meet the Indian perfumer behind ‘masala chai’ scent

Meet the 10-Year-Old Designer Behind Kim Kardashian West’s New Children’s Collection

When Kim Kardashian West and Kanye West released the children’s clothing line Kids Supply earlier this year, we knew it would be awesome, but we had no idea that actual kids would be involved in the design work. But with North West modeling the clothes, it isn’t too surprising that other children are involved behind the scenes. A 10-year-old artist named Harlow Cockrell collaborated … Read more Meet the 10-Year-Old Designer Behind Kim Kardashian West’s New Children’s Collection