Sustainability Tracker
March 17, 2019

Sustainable fashion sweeps internet search engines

New research from Lyst, a fashion search engine, has found that internet searches for sustainable fashion increased by 66% in 2018. For "sustainable denim", this was…
Fashion
March 11, 2019

Entering the Era of Sustainable Fashion

£28.6 million dollars of unsold Burberry clothes and perfume were burned this last year.  £105 million in the last five.  With this money an average…
FashionSustainability Tracker
March 10, 2019

MPs Clamp Down on Fast Fashion

It's your favourite SU event of the year. Law drinks, AU Ball, Fashion Society's Mahiki Mondays. Whichever it is, you probably want a new dress…
Fashion
February 18, 2019

YOUR STYLE: BASICS, DESIGNER, VINTAGE

Basics I have often said that I wish I had invented blue jeans: the most spectacular, the most practical, the most relaxed and nonchalant. They…
Fashion
February 16, 2019

YOUR STYLE: HIGH FASHION, STREET, ELECTRIC

High Fashion You are who you pretend to be - Yvonne Force Anything trendy could be considered high fashion, but high fashion needn't necessarily take…
Fashion
February 14, 2019

YOUR STYLE: CLASSIC, BOHEMIAN, MINIMALIST

Classic Dressing  Classic dressing should feel authentic, not theatrical. It's about making smart shopping choices and keeping the clothes you buy for a long time;…
FashionIdentity
February 12, 2019

YOUR STYLE, PART 2

PART TWO INSIST ON YOURSELF. NEVER IMITATE. - Ralph Waldo Emerson Finding your 'personal style' is more a portrayal of self-understanding, of your mentality, physicality…
FashionSustainability Tracker
February 10, 2019

Could Meghan Markle be the key to the sustainable fashion movement?

Read more here With the impending birth of her first child with Prince Harry, all eyes in the media are on Meghan Markle. Unlike her…
FashionIdentity
February 10, 2019

HOW TO DEFINE YOUR ‘PERSONAL STYLE’

PART ONE: AN INTRODUCTION Styles have all depended on my state of mind, my perception of reality and how I felt best portraying myself outwardly…
FashionSustainability Tracker
February 3, 2019

Could Paris really become the sustainable fashion capital of the world?

This week in sustainable fashion: could Paris really become the sustainable fashion capital of the world? Already widely regarded as the fashion capital of the…
FashionSustainability Tracker
January 30, 2019

What You Need to Know Now: The CFDA’s New Sustainability Initiative

This week, The Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA) delivered a worldwide guide to sustainable strategies for fashion designers including a toolkit for creating sustainability designs,…
FashionSustainability Tracker
January 21, 2019

2019’s New Commitment: By Bridget Knowles

New Year’s resolutions: we absolutely love the idea of them.  How could we not?  A chance to reinvent yourself is like finding gold in the fashion…
FashionSustainability Tracker
January 15, 2019

Gen Z and our favourite brands going sustainable this week

Top Marks for Adidas and Gap Source Major fashion brands, including Adidas, Gap and Primark, have topped social sustainability rankings of their supply chain practices.…
AW/SS TrendsFashionSustainability Tracker
January 6, 2019

Farewell Fast Fashion

Farewell Fast Fashion? The fact that the fashion industry contributes more to climate change than the aeronautical and shipping industries combined may lead to a…
FashionSustainability Tracker
December 19, 2018

A Solution to Plastic Pollution? By Bridget Knowles

I walk into my local store, let’s call it a Zara because of course we are in London, and I buy a dress that’s £30.  I love the dress…
AW/SS TrendsFashionSustainability Tracker
December 17, 2018

Is the fashion industry finally finished with fur?

Is the fashion industry finally finished with fur? In a move to appease animal rights campaigners’ having received widespread pressure from them to do so,…
FashionSustainability Tracker
December 15, 2018

An Introduction to our Sustainability Tracker

An Introduction To Our Sustainability Tracker Dear Reader, At LSE Fashion Society, we are strongly orientated towards sustainable fashion. We believe that it is necessary…
FashionIdentity
November 3, 2018

199Z: DIVERSITY REVISITED

“Diversity” is one of the most widely-used buzzwords in society today. From affirmative action initiatives in politics, to discussion around getting more minorities into professions…