Asos has released a list of the items that its customers bought into enthusiastically last year and a number of the trends look set to resonate with consumers in 2019 too with animal print and dad trainers both key.
Young women and men are very clear about the fashion trends they don't like the opposite sex wearing, but they often get it wrong when it comes to assessing what the opposite sex think of their own gender's choices.
H&M announced this week that it has decided to ban mohair from products across its chains by 2020 following PETA allegations of cruelty at goat farms. Zara, Gap and Topshop have also vowed to ban the fibre.
Animal rights activists protested in Pyeongchang on Tuesday, adding that PETA’s campaigns over the last 15 years in Asia were gaining traction and that they had contributed to a dramatic decrease in fur sales in China.
A plan by Norway’s government to phase out fur farms by 2025 dismayed producers and delighted activists on Monday as a sign that fur is out of fashion even in a nation that was once the top producer of fox pelts.