Must Read: Phoebe Waller-Bridge Covers ‘Vogue”s December Issue, CNBC Investigates The RealReal

Plus, Lady Gaga covers ‘Elle’ and is interviewed by Oprah.Phoebe Waller-Bridge in Saint Laurent for Vogue’s December issue. Photo: Ethan James GreenThese are the stories making headlines in fashion on Wednesday. Phoebe Waller-Bridge covers Vogue‘s December issuePhoebe Waller-Bridge is the latest cover star for Vogue‘s December issue. In the accompanying interview, the “Fleabag” creator and actress discusses […]

Must Read: Authentic Brands Group to Acquire Barneys, Nike and Ocean Conservancy Announce New Arctic Shipping Pledge

Plus, drugstores are expanding their beauty departments.Photo: Mario Tama/Getty ImagesThese are the stories making headlines in fashion on Friday.Authentic Brands Group to acquire Barneys After long debate, Authentic Brands Group has emerged as the successful bidder to acquire Barneys New York. With this acquisition, ABG plans to enhance its luxury footprint and continue to establish its […]

Must Read: The Black Photographers Leading the Way in Fashion, Is Real Fur More Planet-Friendly?

Plus, new report shows progress towards elimination of plastic pollution.Tyler Mitchell and Elain Welteroth speak onstage at The Talks during New York Fashion Week. Photo: Noam Galai/Getty ImagesThese are the stories making headlines in fashion on Thursday.The Black photographers leading the way in fashionFashion’s most powerful magazine covers have long been dominated by white photographers, […]

Must Read: California Officially Bans Fur, Fashion Brands Are Phasing out Overlooked Plastics

Plus, Barneys has a potential bidder.Photo: Justin Sullivan/Getty ImagesThese are the stories making headlines in fashion on Tuesday.California officially bans furCalifornia is now the first state to ban the selling of fur including mink, chinchilla, lynx, fox, rabbit, beaver, coyote and other luxe furs. Materials like cowhide, deerskin, sheepskin, goatskin and shearling have been excluded […]

Beauty Product ‘Capsules’ May Be the Cutting Edge of Sustainable Skin-Care Innovation

Don’t be fooled by their squishy outsides.Eve Lom Cleansing Oil Capsules. Photo: Courtesy There is a revolution happening in skin care, and it’s occurring inside tiny, squishy spheres. Beauty “capsules” — oils, serums and powders housed in self-contained, monodose pods — are popping up everywhere in the beauty market, it seems, from high-tech treatment systems to […]

Must Read: Kim Kardashian West Wants to Disrupt the $83 Billion Lingerie Industry, The Fur Industry Is Turning to Influencers

Plus, Amazon employees plan Prime Day strike.Kim Kardashian West on the WSJ. Magazine’s first all-digital issue. Photo: Daniel Jackson for WSJ. MagazineThese are the stories making headlines in fashion on Monday.Kim Kardashian West still wants to disrupt the $83 billion lingerie industryKim Kardashian West has wanted to create a body-positive, shade-inclusive line of shapewear and underwear […]

Must Read: Kering Sets New Sustainability Goals and Pledges to Hire Only Over-18 Models, How to Make It as a Full-Time Reseller

Plus, the internet has officially canceled James Charles.Looks from the Saint Laurent Fall 2019 runway show. Photo: Vittorio Zunino Celotto/Getty ImagesThese are the stories making headlines in fashion on Wednesday.Kering sets new sustainability goals and pledges to hire only over-18 modelsAt the Copenhagen Fashion Summit this week, Kering has announced a series of new initiatives. On […]

Must Read: ThredUp Reports Resale Will Outpace Fast Fashion, What Revenue Streams Work Best for Media Companies

Plus, how Supreme Italia gets away with legal fakes.Photo: Matt Cardy/Getty ImagesThese are the stories making headlines in fashion on Tuesday.ThredUp reports that resale will outpace fast fashion The fashion resale market is exploding, growing 21 times faster than the retail market over the past three years, according to ThredUp‘s annual Resale Report. The report, which was […]

With Its Anti-Fur Fight Gaining Progress, PETA Sets Its Sights on Wool

Can the activist group get fashion to give up another animal material?After decades of fake-blood flinging and countless protests, 2018 was finally the year that fashion began doing away with fur in earnest, the result a combination of activism, educated consumerism and companies eager to court younger, socially-conscious shoppers without risking much in the way of […]

Chanel Says It Will Stop Using Exotic Skins

Crocodile, lizard, snake and stingray are officially out of commission.An exotic handbag from Chanel’s Fall 2018 runway show. Photo: ImaxtreeChanel had some ethics-related news to announce ahead of its highly-anticipated pre-fall Metiers d’Art show taking place in New York on Tuesday. (Perhaps the brand hoped to eliminate any possibility of disruption by animal rights activists?) Bruno Pavlovsky, Chanel’s […]