Wolf & Whistle are proud to present the Spring Summer 2018 collection, featuring high waist briefs with lace up detailing, lace panels and pretty embroideries. The gold metallic sets are perfect for pool parties and the prints feature snakeskin, leopard and palm prints, offering poolside glamour in a fuller bust sizing.Read More
Pre-fall has proven to be the never-ending season. Market begins in November and wraps the end of January. It’s a commercially important season with deliveries throughout summer, and collections range from casual daywear to evening attire and autumnal coats. But trends emerge as they always do, and the season provided moments of strong visual impact. Here, a look at the five biggest fashion trends for pre-fall 2018.Read More
Catalina Alvarez was visiting her father's clothing factory when she saw a box of brightly-coloured cloth samples in a rubbish bin.
The small sheets of material may have been rejected by her dad, but for Catalina they immediately sparked the idea for a business.Read More
Seafolly continues to share the spirit of the Australian summer with women all over the world with the launch of the Golden Girl collection, takings us on a journey through the undiscovered beauty of the golden outback of Esperance, Australia. Rocky gold-seamed outcrops and dunes that plunge into crystalline waters perfectly compliment the explosions of colour, sleek lines and flamboyant prints featured in the range, modelled by one of the most iconic models of her generation, Toni Garrn.Read More
Fashion brands and magazine titles quickly moved to sever ties with famed photographers Mario Testino and Bruce Weber after the allegations of sexual exploitation by both photographers in a New York Times story published on Saturday.Read More
Victoria's Secret went back to basics, and analysts say that's a good thing.
In 2016, the lingerie giant scrapped its popular swimwear collection along with some of its apparel offerings in order to focus on underwear. More than a year and a half later, the decision is reportedly still having a negative impact on its business.Read More
Blogger and designer GabiFresh (also known as Gabi Gregg) just released a new collection with Swimsuits for All that celebrates the "Power of Survival" and was made for women sizes 10-26. The campaign features Gabi, breast-cancer survivor Ericka Hart, and model/activist Philomena Kwao, all showing off their beautiful curves in the jungles of Belize.Read More
Stella McCartney is plunging into men’s swimwear with a debut collection that launches Tuesday in partnership ISA SpA, the Italian textile manufacturer, WWD has learned.
Animal and tropical prints — including a jaunty parrot one — from the ready-to-wear collection, star embroidery and a geometric pattern have been cast onto boxers, briefs, rash guards, cover-ups, towels and sustainable beach totes made in Kenya. The color palette includes lavender, yellow, blush pink and bottle green for the organic cotton and recycled nylon fabrics.Read More
Founded in 1965, French swimwear label Nicole Olivier is now available in over 30 countries offering a luxurious beach wardrobe. For 2018 the label presents four themes: Digital, a graphic range with plunging necklines and bold cuts; Iris, capturing the 70s spirit with a free and spontaneous femininity and featuring retro embroideries in one piece or bikinis.Read More
The holidays have come and gone, and we’re left to face our cold-weather fateahead. So give yourself something to look forward to and plan a weekend trip somewhere warm. Trust us, a little vitamin D will do your dry winter skin some good.
Below, we’ve rounded up the best swimsuit trends you can shop now for your upcoming warm-weather escapes.Read More
Most recently, Williamson was senior vice president of global sales at Splendid and Ella Moss.
Patricia Williamson has been named to the new post of executive vice president of global sales at BB Dakota, the Costa Mesa, Calif.-based contemporary apparel firm. She begins Jan. 2.
She will be responsible for expanding BB Dakota’s international and wholesale businesses.
Most recently, Williamson was senior vice president of global sales at Splendid and Ella Moss, divisions of Delta Galil Industries. Before that she was president of global sales at Elie Tahari.
She reports to Gloria Brandes, founder and chief executive officer of BB Dakota, and will be based at the company’s New York showroom at 230 West 38th Street, 18th floor.
BB Dakota manufactures contemporary sportswear, dresses, outerwear and loungewear and sells such retailers as Revolve.com, Shopbop.com and Nordstrom. The company launched an e-commerce site, bbdakota.com last September.