Design Museum Announces Beazley Designs of the Year Nominations
The Design Museum has revealed the 87 nominees for the eleventh Beazley Designs of the Year exhibition and awards.
The Young Guns 16 Finalists Announced
The One Club has revealed the finalists for its 16th Young Guns, the industry's only global, cross-disciplinary, portfolio-based awards competition that identifies and celebrates today's vanguard of young creatives age 30 and under.
Fashinnovation: Where Fashion & Technology Connect
Fashinnovation: Where Fashion & Technology Connect will be held at New York Fashion Week on September 12th, 2018. The event will bring together an eclectic mix of entrepreneurs & thought leaders, in the fashion & tech industries, for a full day of thought provoking conversations via panels - exuding knowledge and inspiration.
TID Watches x Clara von Zweigbergk
TID Watches recently collaborated with renowned designer Clara von Zweigbergk to release an exclusive, limited-edition watch collection using a progressive knitting technique.
SBID Launches New Student Competition: Designed for Business
The Society of British & International Design (SBID) has launched 'Designed for Business,' a new national competition for creative students and graduates across Interior Design, Product Design, Fashion and Art.
Consortium Opens First Concept Store in NYC
Consortium has opened its first concept store in New York City at 60 Grand Street. The pop-up will be open 11 am to 8 pm daily through August 31st and will feature unique shopping experiences for men and women offering made to order denim, shirts, watches, bags, accessories, fragrances and more.
International Design Awards Launches 12th Annual Global Design Competition
The International Design Awards (IDA) is calling designers and architects from around the world to submit their most innovative designs to its 12th annual design competition. The competition is open to architects, interior designers, product designers, graphic designers and fashion designers.
Fabulous Fashion: From Dior's New Look to Now
Featuring over seven decades of feminine fashion, from haute couture and ready-to-wear garments to accessories, 'Fabulous Fashion: From Dior's New Look to Now' will present masterworks from the Philadelphia Museum of Art's collection.
Fueling the Future of Footwear Design Competition
Pensole, in collaboration with Foot Locker, has launched the 2018 edition of 'Fueling the Future of Footwear,' a hands-on, intensive design competition created to discover and develop the future of the footwear industry.
IDA Announces Winners of 11th Annual Design Competition
The International Design Awards (IDA) has announced the winners of its 11th Annual Design Competition.
Moleskine Launches Nomad Collection
Moleskine has launched its latest bag range, the Nomad Collection by Gabriele Pezzini. Encompassing some of the distinguishing features of the legendary Moleskine notebook, like the signature 'in case of loss' label and rounded edges, the collection is perfect for those who like to venture out and explore.
Young Guns 16: Call for Entries
Young Guns 16, the industry's only global, cross-disciplinary, portfolio-based awards competition that identifies and celebrates today's vanguard of young creatives age 30 and under, is now open for submissions.
Fashion Drive: Extreme Clothing in the Visual Arts
'Fashion Drive. Extreme Clothing in the Visual Arts,' featuring more than 230 works including everything from slashed clothing and codpieces to haute couture and street wear, is on view at the Kunsthaus Zürich thorough July 15, 2018. The exhibition aims to showcase the many ways artists have viewed, commented on and shaped the world of fashion through the centuries.
Innovative New App Provides Boost in Drive for Sustainable Fashion
reGAIN, the UK's first app for the recycling of unwanted clothing, is now available. The app helps consumers turn unwanted clothes into discount coupons for leading retailers in the UK, helping to divert tonnes of unwanted clothing from going to landfill.
Porsche Design Releases Special 40Y Limited Edition of Iconic P'8478 Sunglasses
In 1978, Porsche Design made history with the P'8478 sunglasses, revolutionizing the market as the first sunglasses in the world with replaceable lenses.
2018 DFA Design for Asia Awards
The 2018 DFA Design for Asia Awards is now open for submissions. Organized by Hong Kong Design Centre, this competition has been an influential platform in underpinning designers' contribution and acknowledging the positive impact of user-centric designs in Asia.
Pierre Cardin: Pursuit of the Future
On view at the SCAD FASH Museum of Fashion + Film through September 30, this major retrospective exhibition features the designs of the legendary fashion futurist Pierre Cardin. A revolutionary force in the fashion industry for seven decades, the indomitable 95-year-old designer continues at the helm of his creative enterprises and has earned numerous accolades for his contributions to fashion and humanitarian causes.
Marimekko: Design Icon 1951 to 2018
On view at the Bendigo Art Gallery through June 11, this exhibition traces Marimekko's meteoric rise from the 1950s to the present, and explores the dualities that define its aesthetic. Established during the golden age of post-war modernism, Marimekko is the Finnish textile and fashion company that achieved international fame in the 1960s and 70s with its bold screen prints and pop-art style graphics.
Nike Circular Innovation Challenge
Nike has launched Nike Circular Innovation Challenge, a two-part competition that asks entrants to turn grind waste materials into new products or propose innovative material-recovery solutions for footwear recycling.
China Good Design 2018
The 2018 China Good Design is now open for submissions from designers and manufacturers from all over the globe. Now in its 4th year, the aim of the competition is to make high-quality products manufactured by international companies visible to the Chinese market and recognize their quality.
Zara to Launch Augmented Reality App
Zara will launch Zara AR, an augmented reality app geared to its Studio Collection, on April 18 across 120 flagship stores around the world.
HEX Unveils Spring 2018 Collection
HEX has unveiled its new Spring 2018 collection of bags, backpacks, and phone cases. New fabrics in the collection include crinkle poly, coated denim, and re-visioned camo.
2018 World Sneaker Championship
Pensole, in partnership with Foot Locker, has launched the 2018 World Sneaker Championship (WSC). The global competition, now in its fourth year, is an online, single-elimination, all-or-nothing tournament, with a grand prize comprising $20,000 in cash, scholarships to Pensole, and products from Wacom. A limited quantity of the winning design will be produced and sold at Foot Locker outlets globally.
Azzedine Alaïa: The Couturier
On view at the Design Museum from May 10 to October 7, Azzedine Alaïa: The Couturier explores the late designer's unique creative talent and the timeless beauty of his work.
HEX x Peanuts for Nordstrom
HEX has unveiled its new Peanuts Capsule for Nordstrom. The capsule consists of a Backpack, Waist Pack, Dopp Kit, and iPhone Case and are outfitted in a Peanuts print combined with HEX's #DeviceReady features.
Mission Workshop Unveils Stryman Ultralight
Mission Workshop has unveiled the Stryman Ultralight, their version the classic raincoat built using advanced performance fabrics and construction techniques.
2018 Designs of the Year Winners Announced
The National Museum of African American History and Culture, designed by Adjaye Associates, The Freelon Group, Davis Brody Bond, and SmithGroupJJR for the Smithsonian Institution, has been named the winner of the Beazley Design of the Year award.
Access+Ability at Cooper Hewitt
On view at the Cooper Hewitt through September 3, Access+Ability features more than 70 works, from adaptive clothing and eating implements that assist with daily routines to apps and "smart" technologies that aid in social interactions and navigating the environment.
Fashion Positive Launches Innovators Hub to Accelerate Circular Materials Development
The Cradle to Cradle Products Innovation Institute's Fashion Positive Initiative has launched the Innovators Hub, a resource center for the growing circular fashion movement.
KOCHÉ & The Woolmark Company Unveil 2018 Pre-Fall Collection
KOCHÉ recently unveiled its 2018 Pre-Fall collection in partnership with The Woolmark Company in New York City.