These Gender-Neutral Labels to Watch Provide Inclusive Communities Through Clothes

Meet Radimo, Rebirth Garments and Official Rebrand.Official Rebrand. Photo: @official_rebrand/InstagramThere’s no doubt that visibility for the LGBTQ+ community in the fashion industry has increased in recent years. The Fall 2018 runways boosted non-binary and transgender castings, with a record 64 models falling into either of those categories, marking the most-inclusive fashion month to date. (The most recent season […]

12 Brands From Sydney Fashion Week to Put on Your Radar

From eco-friendly swimwear and intimates to super-feminine ready-to-wear, here are the labels that commanded our attention at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Australia.While resort is commonly thought of as an in-between season that’s rolled out to press and retailers between the highly publicized fall and spring runway collections, it’s actually quite important commercially. Not only do resort […]

8 New, Affordable and Eco-Friendly Swimwear Labels to Watch

The latest crop of beachwear designers are making waves with Instagram-approved suits, many for under $100.Photo: @campcoveswim/InstagramMemorial Day is around the corner, so it’s officially time to start scheduling your sunny beachside weekends and stocking up on swimwear. But more often than not, the act of shopping for bits of nylon and lycra to prance […]

The Mother-Daughter Duo Behind House of Aama Celebrates Black Culture and Folklore Through Clothes

The bicoastal brand started in 2013, relaunched in 2017 and now has plans to expand its audience and designs.House of Aama. Photo: CourtesyHouse of Aama is not just another unisex clothing brand. The mother-daughter masterminds and founders Rebecca Henry and Akua Shabaka draw from nostalgia, folklore and the experience of their ancestors in the postbellum Southern United […]

Snow Xue Gao and Its Cool, Wearable Take on Suiting Is a Label to Watch

The Chinese-born, New York-based young designer is Rihanna-approved, too.Backstage at Snow Xue Gao’s Fall 2018 runway show. Photo: @snowxuegao/InstagramFor Snow Xue Gao, who traveled from Beijing to New York City to continue studying fashion design at Parsons, starting her namesake brand immediately after showcasing her graduate collection in 2016 sounds like an ambitious decision. But […]

The Ultra-Chic Danish Label Reinventing Weatherproof Clothes and Accessories Within Fashion

Rains is revolutionizing rainwear with cool, clean silhouettes and tech-savvy materials.Looks from Rains’ Spring 2018 collection. Photo: Courtesy of Rains The Danish are as known for their unique, now-ubiquitious minimalist designs as they are for their constant pursuit of homespun pleasures involving fuzzy knit socks, furry slippers and cashmere sweatpants. Their appreciation for the simple act […]

Spanish Designer Teresa Helbig Expands to the U.S., Starting With Red Carpet Domination

Already a favorite among Spain’s “It” girls, Hollywood stars like Zendaya, Angela Bassett, Saoirse Ronan and Storm Reid have all worn her designs this year.Angela Bassett in Teresa Helbig at the Vanity Fair Oscars party. Photo: Dia Dipasupil/Getty ImagesIf you were keeping close tabs on the awards season red carpets this year, you might have noticed […]

Meet Company Cooperative, the Ballerina-Run Start-Up That’s Fusing Artistry With Everyday Streetwear

A group of 10 past and present American Ballet Theatre dancers launched a direct-to-consumer brand driven by a desire to make ballet more accessible to the masses.Photo: Courtesy of Company Cooperative Even though ballet and fashion occupy their own cultural spaces, both focus on creating beauty through movement, silhouettes, shapes and patterns. Designers frequently look to […]

The California Label Getting Us to Care About Our National Parks, One Vintage-Style Tee at a Time

Parks Project, founded by Toms alums, partners with conservancies to help fund backlogged projects in reserves from Yellowstone to Yosemite.Welcome to Sustainability Week! While Fashionista covers sustainability news and eco-friendly brands all year round, we wanted to use this time around Earth Day and the anniversary of the Rana Plaza collapse as a reminder to […]