Fran Drescher Loves That ‘the Millennials’ Are Into ‘The Nanny’ Fashion

She explains how she and costume designer Brenda Cooper came up with Fran Fine’s signature look, and dishes on the possibility of a reboot.Fran Drescher at Edie Parker Flower’s ‘The Garden of Edie’ Party at Eric Buterbaugh Perfumery. Linnea Stephan / BFA“The Nanny” went off the air in 1999. If you’d told me back then […]

New Beauty and Wellness Line Prima, by Honest Company Veterans, Aims to Rebrand CBD

Launching Wednesday, the brand has raised $3.25 million toward its mission of becoming a trusted go-to for safe, clean products in a crowded, confusing, unregulated space.Photo: Courtesy of PrimaI receive an average of three PR emails per day that include the acronym CBD, and I’m sure many of you who don’t write about beauty and […]

As Brands Cash in on Cannabis, Are They Working to Dispel Racial Disparity That Still Exists Behind It?

If you buy — or sell — chic weed accessories, you’ve got to pay it forward.In March, Maya Shaw felt like she was having a crisis with her small business, a Brooklyn-based online shop called Shaw that offers cannabis-related beauty and lifestyle products, ranging from ceramic bong pipes to CBD soaps. “I felt like I was falling […]

Must Read: Andrew Rosen on Leaving Theory and the Future of American Fashion, Serena Williams and Huda Kattan Cover ‘Business of Fashion’

Plus, Supreme unveils its full Jean Paul Gaultier capsule.Andrew Rosen. Photo: Andrew Toth/Getty Images for SperryThese are the stories making headlines in fashion on Monday.Andrew Rosen on leaving Theory and the future of American fashion Days after Andrew Rosen announced his departure from Theory, he sat down with Vanessa Friedman to discuss everything from his exit […]

Luxury Cannabis Brand Beboe Is Getting Into the Beauty Business

Does the so-called “Hermès of marijuana” want to also become the Estée Lauder of it?Beboe Therapies Sheet Masks, $78 for five. Photo: Courtesy of BeboeAs the burgeoning cannabis industry goes more mainstream and increasingly overlaps with the luxury lifestyle space, it has, naturally, taken cues — and borrowed talent — from fashion and beauty. One […]

New Wellness Startup Feals Brings the Direct-to-Consumer Treatment to CBD

It was only a matter of time.Photo: Courtesy of FealsIt seems that, in 2019 (and the years immediately leading up to it), the journey of the millennial entrepreneur is to reinvent — “disrupt!” — every retail category in existence. From luggage to eyeglasses, cookware to mattresses, razors to vitamins, every basic need has been rebranded, […]

Cannabis Companies Are Taking Cues — and Employees — From the Fashion Industry

Beyond treating weed as a wellness product, these businesses are drawing increasing comparisons to fashion ones, and that’s no accident.Photo: Courtesy of Beboe“The Hermès of Marijuana,” read a 2017 headline in The New York Times Style section, referring to the brand Beboe, whose founders have also said that they aspire to become something akin to […]

Barneys Is Adding a Cannabis Department

Can weed save department stores?A rendering of The High End. Photo: Courtesy of BarneysIt wasn’t that long ago that acquiring marijuana felt like a perilous, intimidating task, even if it was legal. Dispensaries were often dingy, windowless spaces with product behind bulletproof glass and armed guards lending the unshakable feeling that things could escalate into a shoot-out […]

A New Crop of Retailers All Want to Become ‘the Sephora of CBD’

Three just-launched online marketplaces are seeking to cure the ails of modern life via the trendy, cannabis-derived ingredient.Photo: Courtesy of Fleur MarchéOn the one hand, CBD is nothing new. One of two cannabinoids in the cannabis plant that has been the subject of any recent substantial research (the other, THC, is the one that gets […]

19 Stylish, Cannabis-Adjacent Gifts for Those Who Like to Smoke Weed

Your friend, significant other, sibling, parent — anyone!Barrineau California Clutch. Photo: Has Alexandra/Courtesy of Barrineau We know it’s hard to find the right gifts for your loved ones, so we’ve compiled a ton of fashion and beauty-focused gift guides tailored to a range of interests and budgets. Check out our latest below and find more right […]