Tag - clothing

Wed, 7 Aug 2013


Wed, 7 Aug 2013, 16:50

Site of the Month: Etrala London

With backgrounds in investment consultancy and environmental engineering, starting a London-based ethical clothing company wasn’t exactly on the cards for Spanish husband and wife team Emilio and Maria Rodriguez. But, two years in, they’re glad they did.


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Mon, 5 Aug 2013


Mon, 5 Aug 2013, 11:55

Starting an online clothing shop? Here are 10 tips for success...


According to research from Mintel, online fashion sales in the UK increased by a staggering 152% in the five years to 2011 and the sector continues to grow as more and more people get used to the idea of buying things they can't touch or try on, and as retailers get better at showcasing their products online.

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Mon, 29 Jul 2013


Mon, 29 Jul 2013, 16:10

Peddle your wares on the #MoonfruitCatwalk for the chance to win £500 Net-A-Porter or Mr Porter vouchers

*Competition now closed*

And the winner is... Etrala London, whose Vine entry showcased their handmade and eco-friendly classy clobber beautifully. Congratulations! See their entry here

Moonfruit Catwalk comp 1

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Thu, 25 Jul 2013


Thu, 25 Jul 2013, 10:27

How To: Create a digital lookbook and add it to your website

Lookbooks are officially in vogue. Popular among the big fashion brands, smaller retailers and boutiques are also now getting in on the act. Fun to create, yes – but brilliant for business too. Here’s how to do it…


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School of Re-loved Fashion: I Like Fall

Affordable, environmentally-friendly fashion that benefits charity. Too good to be true? Step forward Marjorie Lacome - founder of clothing resale site ‘I Like Fall’ – to prove that second-hand is by no means second best.


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Made with Moonfruit: Little Lost Soul


‘Painter, printer, designer, maker, stitcher and general tinkerer’ - Lancaster-based artist Lucy Pass wears many hats.

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Thu, 4 Jul 2013


Thu, 4 Jul 2013, 14:59

Made with Moonfruit: DanYELL


Surface-pattern designer Danielle Cassells is one busy, felt-tip scribbling, bee.

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Thu, 20 Dec 2012


Thu, 20 Dec 2012, 17:50

Made with Moonfruit: Velo Vintage Clothing


Velo’s concept is a simple one: "Grade-A dresses, pretty packaging, premium quality and friendly service".

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Thu, 29 Nov 2012


Thu, 29 Nov 2012, 12:10

Moonfruit boutiques: celebrating our specialist shop owners

Independent shops have become increasingly popular in recent years with many consumers shunning high street chains and mass-produced products in the search for items a little more unique.

With this in mind, we decided to get in touch with the boutique Moonfruiters in our community to find out about their experiences and celebrate their diversity.

Using our Facebook page we invited boutique owners to get in touch and tell us what they sell, where they’re based, and what their most popular products are. Here we talk to three of them.


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