Fashion Design in London: The Positioning of Independent Designers within the Fashion Field

@article{Gornostaeva2014FashionDI,
  title={Fashion Design in London: The Positioning of Independent Designers within the Fashion Field},
  author={Galina Gornostaeva and Alison Rieple},
  journal={Archives of Design Research},
  year={2014},
  volume={111},
  pages={37-47}
}
Background The aim of this paper is twofold. To begin with, we add to the understanding of how the UK’s fashion industry field operates and how particularities of interactions in this field influence the entrepreneurial performance of new entrants. This builds on previous knowledge concerned with the obstacles to the creation of sustainable production chains. Secondly, we aim to explore the hypothesis that, in the UK, independent fashion design businesses are not growing as effectively as they… Expand

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