04/21/2015 Inside out

Supply chain reaction

The 1.618 Conferences Day in Paris: solutions for a better world

For the past seven years the annual 1.618 Conferences Day in Paris brings together brands, entrepreneurs, NGOs and artists to share their thinking and to find solutions for a better world. This year’s theme was sustainable sourcing and responsible value chains. Of most interest to our K reporter was the session Fashion and innovation: sourcing new sustainable materials makes you unique and creative.

04/17/2015
Inside out

As the epic Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty show began in London, there is another retrospective,...

That love of what we were doing was so genuine.

04/14/2015
Inside out

Rapper Sister Fa’s film Sarabah addresses the dangerous and traumatic practice of female circumcisi...

04/10/2015
Dream on

SXSW has grown from being a music conference hosting 700 attendees in 1987 to the coolest of cool a...

04/09/2015
Inside out

Francois-Henri Pinault, chairman and CEO of Kering, believes business success and being sustainable...

04/02/2015
Inside out

The Los Angeles Women’s International Film Festival showcases talent from all over the world, bring...

03/31/2015
Inside out

An exhibition in Paris relives the seventies couture show when France’s cherished designer Yves Sai...

03/26/2015
Dream on

The Women of the World festival at London’s Southbank Centre brings together people who are fightin...

03/24/2015
Dream on

One of Japan’s most loved modernist hotel buildings is under threat of demolition. Will the campaig...

McQueen liked my messy, dirty style

Nick Waplington

03/18/2015
Dream on

As a major retrospective of Alexander McQueen’s work opens in London K asks, in the first of two ar...

03/11/2015
In brief

The 37th edition of the Créteil International Women's Film Festival takes place this week. Explorin...

03/10/2015
Conversation with...

Khadija Al-Salami is the first female film producer to hail from Yemen. Her story is harrowing, but...

03/05/2015
Conversation with...

Yuan Feng is an advocate of women's rights and gender equality in China, having dedicated most of h...

03/03/2015
In brief

K reports on Selfridge’s new gender-neutral retail initiative.