1. Farfetch Files For Massive Fashion Industry IPO: Before investors go crazy over FarFetch and its rapidly rising revenues and sales figures, they need to understand that the company isn’t yet profitable and is actually seeing its losses grow worse by the year. – Read More on Seeking Alpha
2. How Streetwear Is Influencing a New Era of Luxury Fashion: Instagram is now the most important visual medium for fashion, and the industry has keyed in on streetwear’s logos and graphics as “instantly visible, transmittable memes.” – Read More on AdWeek
3. What’s driving Korea’s fake fashion market: “It’s a trend-based industry, which means that designers are working fast to churn out tons of pieces as cheaply as possible. K-pop is a big influence on what people wear, as are the big fashion houses like Balenciaga and Gucci. A lot of Korean labels copy big brands really obviously.” – Read More on SCMP
4. Fashion of the future: This AI designs Balenciaga better than Balenciaga. The AI, created by artist Robbie Barrat, has created an entire collection based on Balenciaga’s previous styles. – Read More on Fast Co.