Recruitment U&I Search Blog - November 2021

  • The Upcoming Brands that are Redefining the Investment Handbag

    Posted on Friday, November 26, 20213 comments

    We are slowly passing the days where a handbag’s desirability was determined solely on its logo or its iconic shape, such as the Dior saddlebag or the Chanel 2.55 . These bags will forever maintain their allure, but that doesn’t prevent any other labels or brands from designing a new wave of bags that have the same long-lasting appeal. Consumer buying habits have changed and people are no longer ...

  • Black Friday: 2020 vs 2021

    Posted on Friday, November 19, 20212 comments

    Black Friday originated in the US and is the colloquial term for the Friday after Thanksgiving, where many retailers and online stores offer large discounts and highly promoted sales on their products and stock. The concept has now taken off across the world and is entertained widely by shoppers and retailers in the UK. It provides an opportunity to save money on Christmas gifts and grab some ...

  • Champion x Stranger Things

    Posted on Friday, November 12, 20212 comments

    As part of its collaboration with Netflix , Champion has launched its first Stranger Things collection. The collab takes design inspiration from college-style clothing and the 80s aesthetic of the series, subtly blended fashion nostalgia with cinematic and cultural references. The first drop features the classic Champion hoodies, sweats, and varsity jackets with iconic logos and imagery from the ...

  • What Meta Means for Virtual Fashion

    Posted on Friday, November 5, 20215 comments

    You may have seen in recent news that Mark Zuckerberg has rebranded Facebook as Meta. It’s not just a change of name; the company plans to invest at least $10 billion into Facebook Reality Labs, to incorporate augmented reality and virtual reality software and content into the platform, and build Facebook’s very own metaverse. Zuckerberg has also given insight into the upcoming metaverse during ...

  • We Are x Westfield London Pop-up Event

    Posted on Monday, November 1, 2021No comments

    Sustainable fashion brand, We Are , launched a pop-up event at Westfield shopping centre in London from 22nd to 24th October. The brand focused on offering customers on-the-spot alterations and the chance to upcycle their clothes. Local designers were also featured at the pop-up event and given the opportunity to show their upcycled work to the public passing through. The pop-up event was part of ...

  • Is thrifting the future of fashion?

    Posted on Monday, November 1, 2021No comments

    For years, people have reused and recycled clothes, whether it be for environmental intentions, or to look different in vintage clothing, or to save money and find a bargain, but most recently, it has been to avoid filling landfills. It’s become more apparent than ever that consumers, especially ones of Generation Z, have an increased demand for sustainable fashion. Previously, it has always been ...