The first-ever seasonless Digital First Fashion Week featured some of the most talented names of the Indian fashion industry. In addition to this, both FDCI and LFW continued their buyer programmes as launched in the last season. Unbridled creativity came in the form of new trends and innovative concepts surrounding sustainability, ethical fashion, consumption, comfort-first clothing, inclusive sizing and versatile fashion – in sync with the global dialogue surrounding Covid-19 and its ramifications. Read more about the first ever digital fashion week in the current issue of AOI.
It is estimated that the top 50 buyers, of India which include direct and indirect sourcing of top brands, retailers, chain stores across the globe, collectively account for 31 per cent of the country’s total apparel export of US $ 16 billion. The remaining 70 per cent of apparels shipped from the country is being sourced by wholesalers, importers, boutique buyers and smaller chain stores. Read about this and much more in the latest issue of AO.