Nordic News – week 31

Yikes! Already a week into August, and Copenhagen Fashion Week starts this coming week, which makes it the perfect time to get caught up on everything Nordic.

Reebok and the Danish shoe brand Naked are teaming up again for another collection: The Naked x Reebok Summer ’16. The collection draws inspiration from 90’s athletic wear and consists of a pair of sneakers, a tracksuit, a dress, shorts, a few shirts, and socks.

-The Copenhagen International Fashion Fair (CIFF) is colloborating with one of the designers behind the popular brand Vetements. The designer is Maja Weiss and the project will be presented during CIFF SS17 10-12 of August.

-The Danish designer Anne Sofie Madsen has won the prestigious Swarovski Collective Programme 2017! For 15 years the programme has supported some of the fashion industry’s biggest names like Alexander McQueen and Alexander Wang.

Alicia Vikander is on the cover of the infamous Vanity Fair! Her lengthy interview with the magazine is complete with a gorgeous fashion editorial.

Mads Nørgaard opened his first flagship store in Copenhagen this week! The store sells both women’s and mens’ clothing and is located in the heart of Copenhagen in Tullinsgade.

-After getting countless requests from their loyal customers, the Danish brand Fonnesbech is finally opening an international web shop. Now, people all around the world have access to their sustainable designs in high quality.

Photo: nakedcph.com