Must Read: Telfar Is Collaborating With Gap, Kat Von D Has Left Her Beauty Brand

Plus, how Barneys employees are navigating its closure.Telfar celebrates its collaboration with Gap in Paris.Photo: Caleb Krivoshey for GAPThese are the stories making headlines in fashion on Friday. Telfar is collaborating with GapTelfar, the brand known for its #BushwickBirkin has announced a collaboration with Gap, set to drop later this year. Telfar Clemens and Telfar artistic […]

The 8 Biggest Fashion News Stories of 2019

Breaking news: A lot happened this year, and we’re here to spill it all.Handbag picturing Karl Lagerfeld at the 2019 iHeartRadio Music Awards.Photo: Tony Barson/Getty ImagesWe’re days away from entering a new decade and while the fashion industry saw plenty of change over the last 10 years, 2019 ultimately ended the decade with a bang. […]

Can Department Stores Avoid the Same Fate as Barneys New York by Courting Gen Z?

With an estimated $44 billion in buying power, teens could pave a path to success at retail.Photo: John Sciulli/Getty ImagesThe traditional US department store format is no longer conducive to the way Generation Z shops — and shop, they do. Gen Z, those born between the mid-’90s and early aughts, now represents roughly $44 billion […]

Must Read: The Price Behind an Instagram Post, Inside the Slave Labor Camps of Fashion Brands

Plus, Louis Vuitton’s Nicolas Ghésquiere speaks out against Trump.Photo: ImaxtreeThese are the stories making headlines in fashion on Monday.The price behind an Instagram postBecause the influencer industry is still relatively new, there isn’t a lot of information on how much an influencer should charge for certain posts. Exclusivity, usage rights and length of a campaign are all […]

Must Read: Rent the Runway Has New Competition, Barneys New York’s Bankruptcy Bid Heats Up

Plus, why are we so obsessed with Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s hair?Rent the Runway’s West Coast flagship. Photo: Kelly Sullivan/Getty Images These are the stories making headlines in fashion on Friday.  Rent the Runway has new competitionFor quite some time, Rent the Runway has been the go-to clothing rental service. Retailers like Urban Outfitters, Bloomingdale’s, Ann Taylor, Express and […]

Must Read: Cara Delevingne Is the New Face of Dior’s Fine-Jewelry Collection, Barneys Bankruptcy Draws Potential Buyers

Plus, Frank Ocean covers ‘W’ Magazine.An image from Cara Delevingne’s debut Dior Joaillerie campaign. Photo: Courtesy of DiorThese are the stories making headlines in fashion on Monday.Cara Delevingne fronts Dior’s Joaillerie collectionCara Delevingne is the newest face for Dior‘s fine-jewelry collection, Joaillerie. The model-turned-actress has a history with the luxury brand as she currently is the […]

Forever 21 Officially Files for Bankruptcy, Will Close Hundreds of Stores

Perhaps this fast-fashion chain was a little *too* fast.Photo: Drew Angerer/Getty ImagesOn Sunday, Forever 21 officially filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. It was not the most surprising of the many recent retail bankruptcies: There had been lots of speculation over the past few months that it would happen, and in June, the company hired […]

Must Read: How Brands Survive Bankruptcy, Zara Unveils New Logo

Plus, Balenciaga and Farfetch raise awareness of endangered species with new capsule.A closed Wet Seal store. Photo: Justin Sullivan/Getty ImagesThese are the stories making headlines in fashion on Tuesday.How brands survive bankruptcy Business of Fashion took a look at life after bankruptcy for retailers and brands, like Wet Seal and BCBG Max Azria. Though the chances of […]