Must Read: Keke Palmer Covers ‘Cosmopolitan,’ How to Keep the Widespread Support for Black-Owned Businesses Going

Plus, Kanye West’s Yeezy received millions in federal business loans.Keke Palmer on the Jaugust cover of “Cosmopolitan.” Photo: Dana ScruggsThese are the stories making headlines in fashion on Tuesday.Keke Palmer covers CosmopolitanKeke Palmer is Cosmopolitan‘s “Jaugust” cover star. Palmer took a break from marching and protesting to hop on the phone with Hunter Harris to discuss […]

Paris Fashion Week Will Go On After All

Despite Covid-19 concerns and more designers abandoning the traditional fashion calendar, there will be (some) Spring 2021 shows in the French capital this fall.Photo: ImaxtreeThe status of the Spring 2021 fashion weeks has been up in the air amid a global pandemic, an economic downturn, protests against police brutality across the globe and a growing dissatisfaction with the […]

These Are the Brands That Have Ditched the Traditional Fashion Show Calendar

From Gucci to Michael Kors.Photo: Daniele Venturelli/Getty Images for GucciIn the month of May alone, three separate groups called for a change in how fashion presents and consumes new collections. First, it was Dries van Noten, along with other designers and executives, in an open letter; then, it was a second collective of creatives, facilitated […]

Must Read: What Fashion Can Do Beyond a Black Square on Instagram, Ralph Toledo on the Future of the Runway

Plus, Prabal Gurung writes an op-ed for the “Washington Post.”Shoes from Pyer Moss’s Spring 2016 collection.Photo: Rob Kim/Getty Images for Pyer MossThese are the stories making headlines in fashion on Monday.What the fashion industry can do, beyond posting a black square on InstagramIn the New York Times, Vanessa Friedman reflects on what actions the fashion […]

Saint Laurent Takes Itself Off the Fashion Calendar

The brand “has decided to take control of its pace and reshape its schedule.”Photo: ANNE-CHRISTINE POUJOULAT/AFP via Getty ImagesThe future of fashion week and the runway format may be up in the air, but one major fixture on the traditional fashion calendar is making its stance quite clear. Saint Laurent, which is owned by Kering and designed […]

A Closer Look: The Making of an Upcycled Alexander McQueen Spring 2020 Runway Gown

See how Look 33 — with its Fall 2017 lichen lace and reworked cotton tulle and washed-silk organza — was created.Look 33 on the Alexander McQueen Spring 2020 runway.Photo: Estrop/Getty ImagesFor Alexander McQueen‘s Spring 2020 collection, creative director Sarah Burton really focused on the details. She wrote in the show notes: “Each look tells its […]

The Top Fall 2020 Colors to Stock up on Now

From a sweet lilac to a rich jade.Photo: ImaxtreeThe simplest way to translate the runway to every day is through color. The Fall 2020 catwalks were covered in sweet, pastel shades like powder blue and lilac, as well as richer, more autumnal hues of green and rust. While the latter are expected from cold-weather collections, […]

Must Read: How Gucci Is Making Its Workplace More Inclusive, Amina Muaddi Joins Fenty and More

Plus, Mango is becoming a faster fashion brand.Gucci’s Spring 2020 runway show. Photo: ImaxtreeThese are the stories making headlines in fashion on Wednesday.How Gucci is building a more inclusive company for LGBTQ employeesRenée E. Tirado joined Gucci this year as its first global head of diversity, inclusion and equity. And, at a recent conference, she detailed […]

A Case Study on the Media Value One Influencer Can Bring to Fashion Week

A new report examines mega-influencer Aimee Song to determine her impact.Aimee Song. Photo: Donell Woodson/Getty ImagesIt’s hard to believe it’s only been three years since a handful of Vogue editors ignited an industry firestorm by calling influencers at fashion week “embarrassing” and “pathetic.” In the years since, influencers have proven that, whatever legacy publishers might say, they […]

Fashionista’s 41 Favorite Bags of Fall 2019 Fashion Month

From party-ready minis to classic leather carryalls.From hotly-anticipated designer debuts to creative headgear, there was certainly a lot to take in at the Fall 2019 shows. But before we completely close the book on all the designer presentations from New York, London, Milan and Paris, let’s take a moment to appreciate the bread and butter […]