Editor’s Notes

Best of the Week: British Vogue, Model for Green Living and Inside the Fashion Industry

This week in the fashion news I’ve discovered some really interesting and...


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FarfetchOS Conference in London: The Future of Retail

Farfetch.com – one of the Multi-channel retail leaders in the world has...


Natasha Zinko AW17 at London Fashion Week, Fashion Bloc photo

How did Ukrainian designer Natasha Zinko become an epicentre of LFW?

by Ieva Zu It was in 2015 that I first met Natasha Zinko and her amazing CEO...


Natasha Zinko AW2017 at London Fashion Week

What is it actually like at London Fashion Week?

Just one day to go before London Fashion Week Autumn-Winter 2017 is over. And...


VIDEO SERIES: Statkevicius SS17 when Folk gets Controversial

Juozas Statkevicius SS17 © Youtube Lithuanian fashion designer Juozas...


Zara Denim Jacket Fast Fashion photo by Fashion Bloc

The State of Fashion 2017: Part 1 - Fast Fashion

If you’re reading this post, you must be related to fashion one way or...


Top 5 on Fashion Bloc: Fashion Moments of 2016

2016 was a strange year in the World. Whatever happened or is still happening is...


Business of Fashion Top 9 Fashion Quotes

Top 9 Fashion Quotes from BoF Voices

It’s almost the end of the year. The last month of the year started with a...


The Future of Fashion by Li Edelkoort

On Wednesday we introduced a fashion icon Reda Mickeviciute, a Lithuanian...


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Summer 2016: Donald Trump in Shoreditch Garbage

Donald Trump in Shoreditch Just a quick note to say: This photo was taken in...


When in Ukraine: Fashion Editor's Notes from new Europe

Last weekend I travelled to Ukraine for the first time in my life. I had a...


Cheap Fashion: Syrian Refugees Working for UK Brands

If you know a British pop singer Lilly Allen, you might have heard about her...


FASHION AMBITIONS OR 'STO BUDETE KUSAT?'

by Ieva Zu As part of my job I tend to travel back home, to my native Lithuania,...


AN OPEN LETTER TO THE H&M CEO KARL-JOHAN PERSSON

by Ieva Zu This letter was originally sent in support of the ‘H&M: End...


THE OVERESTIMATION OF A FASHION WEEK

by Ieva Zu Have you seen the Givenchy SS16 show at New York Fashion Week on...


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ABOUT: WE ARE OBSESSED WITH GOOD DESIGN AND TWO MORE THINGS

Welcome to Fashion Bloc – an exclusive selection of European...


BREXIT & FASHION: WHY BUILDING COMMUNITIES IS A SOLUTION?

by Fashion Bloc We all knew (the ones that voted ‘leave’, the ones who voted...


WHY MADE IN EUROPE IS A NEW LUXURY?

by Ieva Zu Waking up to the news of the British referendum last Friday, I felt...


AS SEEN ON THE GUARDIAN

by Ieva Zu I wrote about ‘Eastern Bloc’ aesthetics (or, more accurately,...


FASHION BLOC ON BBC2: WATCH NOW

by Ieva Zu On 23ed of this month, Britain will vote in a referendum popularly...


HOW I MISSED FASHION BLOC WAS ON VOGUE.COM

by Ieva Zu I am proud to say that we are the only content driven highly curated...


AT 32 I PRETEND TO BE A MODEL

y Ieva Zu At 32, I am not a fashion model (although tried my best). Playing...


NEW FASHION HYPE: WHAT IS EASTERN BLOC AESTHETICS?

by Ieva Zu ‘Fashion comes from Eastern Europe’ – the newest trend that...


MAISON MARGIELA AND THE EASTERN BLOC AESTHETICS

by Ieva Zu Recently I read a nicely written fashion review on The Guardian of...