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Fashion Agency London Fashion Business Course How to grow internationally

Not a global brand yet: Fashion Business Course for emerging designers

by Ieva Zu My professional goal is to help emerging fashion designers grow. My...


The COAT by Katya Silchenko at Ukrainian Fashion Week

Why Paris is attractive to Emerging designers?

Emerging designers or not, even fashion editors would normally say ‘Paris,...


The COAT by Katya Silchenko at Ukrainian Fashion Week

7 looks from Ukrainian Fashion Week I want to wear now

It’s the third day of the official Ukrainian Fashion Week and I already...


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Lithuanian fashion editorial brings back Soviet aesthetics

Lithuanian fashion editorial brings back Soviet aesthetics at one of the most...


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The Future of Fashion: 50 Shades of Nude or Fashion is for Everyone

Bags made of leftover orange peels, luxury watches with a brain of a smart...


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There’s a 99% chance London Fashion Week is not for you

Or any fashion week from the big four. Well, I hope you know what the big four...


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Has Soviet fashion hype eaten Eastern Europe?

by Ieva Zu Yesterday I finally dedicated the time and read an exhaustingly...


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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...


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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...


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What is it actually like at London Fashion Week?

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


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European Fashion Icons: Veronika from Belarus

Veronika Kallaur in her own designs, Photo by Vitaly Arger Veronika Kallaur is a...


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VIDEO SERIES: Statkevicius SS17 when Folk gets Controversial

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


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The State of Fashion 2017: Part 1 - Fast Fashion

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


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Top 5 on Fashion Bloc: Fashion Moments of 2016

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


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5 facts about Demna Gvasalia that only post-Soviet kids will understand

Born in 1981 in Soviet Georgia, Vetements designer and Balenciaga’s Art...


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Top 9 Fashion Quotes from BoF Voices

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


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5 Fashion Items on your Christmas Wish List to Santa

Christmas is coming, and we are happily practising our best handwriting...


Vika Smolyanitskaya, Photo credit @Instagram Fashion Agency London

Gosha who? Russian Fashion Designers that are actually popular in Russia

London, Paris and New York might still be crazy about Gosha Rubchinskiy, but he...


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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...


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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...


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Cheap Fashion: Syrian Refugees Working for UK Brands

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


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FASHION AMBITIONS OR 'STO BUDETE KUSAT?'

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


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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...


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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...


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BREXIT & FASHION: WHY BUILDING COMMUNITIES IS A SOLUTION?

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


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WHY MADE IN EUROPE IS A NEW LUXURY?

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


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AS SEEN ON THE GUARDIAN

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


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A NO-BRAINER EU REFERENDUM VOTING GUIDE TO A BRITISH FASHIONISTA

By Ieva Zu, Founder of Fashionbloc.co.uk Politics, sometimes, may seem not...


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A DANGEROUS WORLD OF GOSHA RUBCHINSKIY

by Ieva Zu Without a question, a 32-year-old Gosha Rubchinskiy (гоша...


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FASHION BLOC ON BBC2: WATCH NOW

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


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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...


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YOUNG GEORGIAN MODELS PRAISED BY VOGUE

There was quite a lot of great fashion and beauty, of course, going on...


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AT 32 I PRETEND TO BE A MODEL

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


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NEW FASHION HYPE: WHAT IS EASTERN BLOC AESTHETICS?

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


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MAISON MARGIELA AND THE EASTERN BLOC AESTHETICS

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


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MY FASHION PICKS AT INTERNATIONAL FASHION SHOWCASE

by Ieva Zu This year International Fashion Showcase (IFS) at London Fashion...


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6 FASHION MISTAKES THAT YOU MUST AVOID

There are times when even the best dresser would forget to take care of certain...


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PHOTO GALLERY: FASHION BLOC SPECIAL FOR BLOGGERS AND STYLISTS

They call it #ThursdayThrowback we call it #WonderfulMemories from our special...


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FASHION REVIEW: SOUTHERN EASTERN EUROPE IS DOING IT RIGHT

by Ieva Zu When I started my research of Eastern European fashion industry over...


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PRIVATE FASHION BLOC LAUNCH WAS ACE! (PHOTOS)

Last Friday (23 October) Kaizo Hair studio in Shoreditch opened their door to...


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THIS IS NOT A PRESS RELEASE

by Ieva Zu This is not going to be an ordinary press release; potentially...


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FASHION BLOC TALKS FASHION WITH AMAZON CTO WERNER VOGELS

What do you get when you put on a dress, a lipstick, and cycle to the afterwork...


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WHAT IS IT ACTUALLY LIKE TO RUN A START-UP AND A BABY?

by Ieva Zu If I was featured on ‘Stylist’ column Work/Life this is how it...