Anna Roos van Wijngaarden
November 15, 2023

The promise of digital wardrobes: lessons from a digital stylist

Have you heard of the 'digirobe' yet? Digital wardrobe apps are like virtual closets. You upload your real clothes, organize them, and plan outfits digitally. Some even let you try on outfits virtually. From a fashion brand angle, it's not just about seeing consumers happy; it's a data goldmine. We asked 'digital stylist' Anna Ruiz, a frequent user of digital apps, to tell us how she feels about them.

Anna Roos van Wijngaarden
November 1, 2023

Understanding EPR for textiles | Legislation Preparation

In Legislation Preparation we tackle political monsters from the original documents to the concrete solution in a language we can all understand. On the menu today: the Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR).

Anna Roos van Wijngaarden
October 25, 2023

5 tips for young brands from designer Wendy Tobeas

It was approximately three years ago when Wendy Tobeas started BOEALOE, a slow fashion brand with a high-fashion soul. This year marks the beginning of her production journey with a small capsule collection made ethically in Bulgaria. We recently had a brief coffee date with her to discuss the most significant challenges she has faced and to translate them into concrete advice for young brand owners. Listen up.

Anna Roos van Wijngaarden
October 24, 2023

All you need to know about the CSRD | Legislation Preparation

In our "Legislation Preparation" section, we break down those seemingly daunting legislative monsters into language everyone can grasp. Today, let's talk about the Corporate Sustainability Reporting Directive (CSRD).

Anna Roos Van Wijngaarden
October 10, 2023

Norwegian Wool And Italian Patternmakers | O.A.D

STITCHED is an audio series in which we delve into Europe's booming fashion landscape. We talk with brands, manufacturers, and experts about everything made in Europe. In our first episode, we pay a visit to the headquarters of Devold [...]

Anna Roos Van Wijngaarden
September 19, 2023

What It Really Costs To Produce Locally | Ethical Expectations

They’re ready, they’re willing, but they’re no production experts yet. Ethical small and medium fashion brands are popping up everywhere throughout Europe. Great news for manufacturers with a shared mission to make the industry more sustainable, but there is [...]

Anna Roos Van Wijngaarden
September 5, 2023

Preparing For The Future Of Fashion Week | Working Guide

In our latest industry deep dive, we discussed the world’s first sustainability requirements for fashion weeks, which have already been implemented in Denmark and Norway. Considering the likelihood of this trend spreading to other fashion capitals, it's wise for [...]

Anna Roos Van Wijngaarden
August 29, 2023

CPH Fashion Week is three sustainable seasons in: why more cities should follow

In Scandi we trust is falls short when describing the ethical expectations of the fashion scene. All eyes are on the vast, wooded Nordic countries that began exploring ethical business practices long before other European nations. (The academic kick-off [...]

Melisa Monti
August 1, 2023

From Lawyer To Ethical Jewellery Business Owner – Ana Dyla | Fashion Talks

This article was written by Melisa Monti Fashion Talks is an online space where fashion designers, experts, and business owners share their experiences and journeys in the fashion industry and business. This month we invited a special guest to [...]