Fashion is essential to culture, it offers aesthetic forms in fields such as dress and clothing, philosophy and religion, music, habits and customs, through which individuals attach to, or demonstrate their difference from, various communities. As a cultural process, fashion is responsible for situating individuals within a constantly changing forest of objects, people, events, styles and practices to which they relate, about which they form opinions and which symbolically help to locate them within various social strata and communities. In this way, being 'in fashion ', indifferent to it or actively claiming to reject
It is a film that explores the future of clothing, consisting of a set of stories about future innovations within the industry. This documentary tackles the question of fashion's future from various angles meeting with businesses and designers who present multiple yet often similar viewpoints on the future of sustainability, technology and mass production. The film answers some of the industry’s major concerns regarding topics like fast fashion, wearable technology, future washing needs and ways of making the clothing industry more sustainable. Pioneers from some of the most innovative companies such as Patagonia (Rick Ridgeway, and Vice President of Environmental Initiatives), Adidas (Matt Hymers, project manager of Team Elite), BioCouture (Suzanne Lee, founder), Studio XO (Nancy Tilbury, co-founder and director), and Yeh Group (Sophie Mather, Innovation Director) voice their opinions on this
One of the symbols greatly used in the great Gatsby is the symbolization of clothes, how they represent different things at different times. My paper will look into how Fitzgerald presented clothes to represent other things rather than fashion itself. The great Gatsby displayed 1920s fashion. The changing of fashion in men clothes but also in womens clothes. The freedom movement lead to a change in women’s fashion the dresses got smaller they got vulgar.
The commodities that Hot Topic sells that makes them so different are part of their Hot Topic Fashion. Some examples of their fashion collections are, Come As You Are, Retro, All Dolled Up, Gothic Romance, and Ready to Role. The Come As You Are collection features items such as plaid, ripped jeans, and acid washed denim. These clothes create an identity that can be defined as edgy and 90’s grunge. All Dolled Up features pastel colored headbands, bows, and skirts.
One is that they are highly in alert of the fashion market, trade fairs, magazines etc. all these are well referred within the organization. Also another thing is that while the team is considering on the upcoming season, they are simultaneously do the necessary changes for the current collections as well. Another most special thing is that how they are using their work place. The layout decision of the organization encourages for the people to develop more on their current products and future products.
Popular culture is strongly connected throughout history to design and the impact is has on society. Although literature covers a wide range of examples, this review focuses on five themes that appear constantly in the literature reviewed. These themes are categorised into: the connection between popular culture and design throughout history, the detachment and connection between art and design, the intertwining of art, design, and popular culture, how technology has strengthened this connection, and the way media plays an important role in influencing culture and design. The literature sourced explains these themes in various ways, however this paper focuses on the influences shared between design and popular culture. History Throughout
ZARA is a special company that can satisfy their demands. More and more people seek to higher quality of life. ZARA is one of the biggest fashion companies that can help people get their high quality of life. This report will focus in conducting PESTEL & Porter 's Five Forces analysis of ZARA. Finally management recommendations will be provided with relevant conclusion.
This critique is a reflection of Strategic Industry Analysis of clothing Industry in United Kingdom, Italy and France. To achieve such aims, data were collected, reviewed and analyzed within the industry. By so doing, primary tools were exploited to give an in-depth information, these include: Orbis database, companies' web pages as well as academic and non-academic literatures. Due to limited information from countries' perspective (language barriers), this paper will analyze the European union clothing industry as a whole, in term of the development, the competitiveness and the disparity between top and bottom players in regards to financial performance. In order to explicitly analysis the clothing industry, emphasis must be laid on Textile