Must Read: The Proliferation of Sneaker Bots, Miley Cyrus Covers the August Issue of ‘Elle’

Plus, Alber Elbaz returns to fashion with a Tod’s collaboration.Photo: Sean Drakes/Getty ImagesThese are the stories making headlines in fashion on Thursday.The proliferation of sneaker botsSneaker bots have proven so successful that they’ve given birth to an entire parallel economy. “There are bots popping up left and right because developers are starting to realize that […]

H&M’s Newest Designer Collaboration Is With Giambattista Valli

A limited-edition drop is expected to arrive at select stores on Saturday, followed by a full collection in November.On Thursday, H&M announced its designer collaboration for 2019 and it looks like our couture-tulle dreams (at a reasonable price) just might come true. Following its partnership with Moschino last year, the retailer will team up with […]

Must Read: The Problem With Media’s Addiction to Data, The Rise of Fake Beauty Tools

Plus, how to get the most out of your influencer strategy.Photo: Oli Scarff/Getty ImagesThese are the stories making headlines in fashion on Tuesday.The problem with media’s addiction to data “The instincts and talents of editors have been washed away by a flood of data in a desperate scramble for more clicks,” writes Amy Odell on why […]

Must Read: Gucci to Host Met Gala After Party at Uptown Gym, The Financial Future of Chanel

Plus, NBCUniversal launches ShoppableTV.Alessandro Michele, Lana Del Rey and Jared Leto at the 2018 Met Gala. Photo: Neilson Barnard/Getty ImagesThese are the stories making headlines in fashion on Monday.Gucci to host Met Gala after party at an Uptown gymGucci Creative Director Alessandro Michele and Gucci’s suit muse Harry Styles are co-chairing Monday evening’s Met Gala, […]

H&M Makes Strides in Promoting Transparency by Listing Supplier Names for All Garments

It’s an unprecedented move for a retailer this size.Photo: Gladys Vega/Getty ImagesBeyond listing the country where a garment was made, there’s very little regulation requiring fashion companies to disclose much about their supply chains to customers. (And even that “Made in” label can be misleading, as a garment composed of Chinese fabric, dyed in China […]

18 Pairs of Distressed Denim Shorts to Stock Up on for Summer

Fall in love with the frays and rips all over again.Kaia Gerber in distressed denim shorts for the R13 Spring 2019 runway show during New York Fashion Week. Photo: Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty ImagesA great pair of denim cutoffs can provide endless outfit options throughout the warmer months of the year, and a bit of torn-and-tattered detailing can […]

Must Read: The Advantages and Disadvantages of Private Equity, Alexa Chung Collaborates with Barbour

Plus, new rental platforms are catering to the streetwear crowd.Photo: Valerio Pennicino/Getty ImagesThese are the stories making headlines in fashion on Monday.The advantages and disadvantages of private equity The case of debt-ridden and near-bankrupt Roberto Cavalli demonstrates how private equity investment can sometimes go very wrong. But the case of French fashion group SMCP, which owns Sandro, […]

Halima Aden on Working With Responsible Brands and Designing Modest Fashion

“I don’t just want to sell clothes.”Halima Aden at the H&M Conscious Exclusive Event. Photo: BFAMinnesota-bred, Somali-American model Halima Aden‘s career has been a whirlwind: Since competing in the Miss Minnesota pageant and then signing with IMG as its first hijab-wearing model in 2017, Aden has walked for the likes of Yeezy and Max Mara, starred […]

Fashion Retailers, Non-Profits and NYC Government Band Together to Divert Clothing from Landfills

Reformation, ThredUp, the Ellen MacArthur Foundation and the New York Department of Sanitation are just a few of the parties involved.Photo: Dia Dipasupil/Getty ImagesAnyone who’s roamed the streets of New York City the night before garbage collection knows that New Yorkers throw out plenty of perfectly good things. And it’s not just bulky items like […]

Natasha Lyonne Wears H&M, & Other Stories and Helmut Lang to Relive the Same Day in ‘Russian Doll’

“Girls” and “Orange is the New Black” costume designer Jenn Rogien also discusses Greta Lee’s “kooky, ’60s-meets-now” repeat party outfit.Warning: Major spoilers for Netflix’s ‘Russian Doll’ below. Proceed only if you’ve watched all eight episodes of “Russian Doll” on Netflix and want to take a deep dive into the hidden meaning behind the costumes (or need […]