1. So often it feels like we give attention to brands that have yet to embrace a wider demographic of consumers, that the ones who do seemingly fly under the radar. Well, it's time to give Universal Standard the praise it rightfully deserves. The minimalist and modern label that helped J.Crew finally expand its size range introduced its latest launch, Foundation, on Monday, and it's being offered in sizes 00 to 4o — a variety unprecedented in the fashion industry
2. Why hotels are here to stay
Today’s traveller is faced with more choices than ever before. Advances in technology have revolutionised how people research and book travel. With airline loyalty steadily dwindling (between 2014-2016, British membership of frequent flyer schemes fell 35.29%) travellers become agnostic towards who they fly with, opting for convenience and price as purchase drivers. Want to compare multiple airlines across the same route? Skyscanner can help. Want real-time alerts as to the lowest prices on specific routes? Download Hopper and grab a deal.
3. Warehouse collaborating with Ashish
British high street fashion chain Warehouse has confirmed that it is launching a collaboration with London Fashion Week favourite, Ashish for Christmas. In a short statement, Warehouse confirmed that fashion designer Ashish would lend his “high octane glamour” for an exclusive capsule collection that will feature the designer’s signature “sequins, bold colours and directional shapes”.