Must Read: Chanel Reconsiders Hong Kong Show, Inside the Japanese Secondhand Beauty Market

Plus, department stores turn to resale for survival.Looks from Chanel’s Cruise 2020 show. Photo: Imaxtree These are the stories making headlines in fashion on Monday.Chanel reconsiders Hong Kong show after protestsLast month, Chanel announced it would re-show its Cruise 2020 show in Hong Kong on Nov. 6 at the Kai Tak Cruise Terminal. But in a […]

Must Read: Ashley Graham Is Pregnant With Her First Child, What’s Next for Diet Prada

Plus, The RealReal reveals best-selling luxury brands and resale trends.Ashley Graham at the 2019 Forbes Women’s Summit. Photo: Jamie McCarthy/Getty ImagesThese are the stories making headlines in fashion on Wednesday.Ashley Graham is pregnant with her first childAshley Graham is having her first child. The model announced her pregnancy on Instagram Wednesday morning, with a sweet video […]

StockX Raises $110 Million and Is Now Valued at $1 Billion

The “stock market of things” known for its hype-driven selection of sneakers, luxury handbags, watches and streetwear is the latest resale company to close a major funding round.Photo: Edward Berthelot/Getty ImagesIt seems as though investors around the world cannot pour their millions into resale companies fast enough. In first half of 2019 alone, luxury handbag […]

Must Read: Can San Francisco Become America’s Next Fashion Hub? Why Luxury Brands and Resellers Should Work Together

Plus, how three influencers built respected fashion brands.Inside Everlane’s NYC store. Photo: Naho Kubota/Everlane These are the stories making headlines in fashion on Thursday.Can San Francisco become America’s next fashion hub? San Francisco has become a breeding ground for fashion disruptors. What sets many of the Northern California fashion brands apart is that they are direct-to-consumer, mission-driven, female-run […]

Must Read: Carine Roitfeld Stages First CR Runway Show, Taylor Swift Collaborates With Stella McCartney on Clothing Line for New Album

Plus, the role of a fashion designer is dramatically evolving.Looks from the CR Runway x LuisaVIaRoma 90th Anniversary show. Photo: Idi Show  These are the stories making headlines in fashion on Friday.Carine Roitfeld stages first CR Runway show at Pitti UomoCarine Roitfeld and LuisaViaRoma presented a fashion show that featured 90 looks inspired by the ’90s at Pitto Uomo on Thursday […]

Must Read: Lululemon Sees Growth Thanks to Men’s, Fashion Brands Are Using TikTok to Court Young Consumers

Plus, what will bring back the once glorious department store?Photo: Stuart C. Wilson/Getty Images for Lululemon AthleticaThese are the stories making headlines in fashion on Thursday.Lululemon sees growth thanks to men’s Lululemon reported Wednesday that sales at stores open at least a year increased 16% during the first quarter of 2019 compared with a year earlier. […]

Can Technology Keep Fake Handbags Out of the Marketplace?

Entrupy, which works with hundreds of secondhand and full-price retailers to identify counterfeits through an app, certainly thinks so.A Chanel bag being authenticated with Entrupy. Photo: Courtesy of EntrupyIt’s difficult to remember a time when Ebay and brick-and-mortar stores were the only places you could buy designer handbags secondhand, before now-huge marketplaces like The RealReal […]

A Deeper Look at the Difference Between Men’s and Women’s Resale

It may seem like menswear manages to earn more on the secondhand market, but it’s not really that simple.A Supreme tee at men’s fashion week in Paris. Photo: ImaxtreeResale represents an increasingly important segment of the fashion industry, accounting for some $20 billion in annual turnover. What used to be a domain dominated by brick […]

For Some Menswear Enthusiasts, Rare Furniture Is as Covetable as Sneakers or Supreme

“If you spend all this money on your appearance from a clothing level, it should be a goal to have your home match your sense of style.”Photo: Courtesy of Renald Louissaint, a customer of Lichen in Brooklyn.On the Instagram account for Lichen, a homewares and design store in the Williamsburg neighborhood of Brooklyn, it’s not […]