Experts on the Best Menswear Labels to Invest in Now (and Resell Later)

With archival designer clothing commanding staggeringly high prices on the secondary market, predicting which brands will pop off next isn’t easy.For a not-so-brief period in 2017, Kanye West memorably wore a camo Raf Simons bomber from the Belgian designer’s 2001 “Riot Riot Riot” collection for several weeks straight. Shortly after, a version of the jacket […]

The ‘Maleficent’ Sequel’s Battle Costumes Include ‘Hundreds of Thousands’ of Swarovski Gems

Plus, costume designer Ellen Mirojnick shares how she brought Elle Fanning’s updated Sleeping Beauty dress to life.Five years have passed — in real life and in the Moors — since we last saw sorceress fairy godmother Maleficent (Angelina Jolie) and her former curse target and now surrogate daughter Aurora (Elle Fanning) in the 2014 Disney […]

Must Read: Barneys May Sell For $271.4 Million, Gucci Is the Fastest-Growing Luxury Brand

Plus, a look inside Miranda Kerr and Evan Spiegel’s Malibu home.Photo: Drew Angerer/Getty ImagesThese are the stories making headlines in fashion on Thursday. Barneys may sell for $271.4 millionThe recently bankrupted Barneys New York has accepted a bid from Authentic Brands Group for $271.4 million. If the deal goes through — the auction runs through Oct. 22 […]

Dara Can’t Face Fall Without These Incredibly Soft, Color-Blocked Socks

I wear them with everything from boots to loafers.Hysteria by Happy Socks Hanna 2-Pack Colorblock Socks, $34, available here.My feet have been through a lot. I spent the majority of my adolescence pirouetting barefoot or in pointe shoes. And just when my toes thought it couldn’t get any worse, I moved to New York City, […]

‘Drag Race”s Kim Chi Is Finally Ready to Supply Makeup to the Masses With New Cosmetics Line

“This is makeup made so that a range of different people can wear [it], from office workers to construction workers to drag queens.”Kim Chi. Photo: CourtesyIt wasn’t a matter of if “RuPaul’s Drag Race” season eight finalist Kim Chi would release a makeup line; it was about when. After all, there’s been no shortage of interest from her nearly […]

Showgoers Wore Their Best Animal Prints at Seoul Fashion Week

From leopard spots to zebra stripes.On the street at Seoul Fashion Week Spring 2020. Photos: Emily Malan/FashionistaFashion week is still going strong in Asia, as the Spring 2020 shows wrapped in Seoul earlier this week. Off the runways, the street style crowd went full-throttle ferocity. From zebra stripes to python print to everything in between, showgoers sported fresh takes on a variety […]

As Lab-Grown Diamonds Near Mainstream Acceptance, the Entire Industry Is Changing

The lab-grown and mining industries may even be pushing one another to become more transparent and ethical.Long before streetwear brands like Supreme popularized a business model built on limited-edition drops, the diamond industry used scarcity to drive up the desirability and perceived value of diamonds. There have always been a finite number of these sparkling chunks […]

Birkenstock Is Launching an Unexpected Skin-Care Line Featuring Its Hero Shoe Material

As it turns out, cork can do a whole lot more than just cushion feet.Photo: Vanni Bassetti/Getty ImagesA 240-year-old shoe company that’s graced the soles of millions across the globe, Birkenstock is now trying to get its foot into the beauty-buyer door with their latest launch: a skin-care line. From feet to face, the new line […]