Must Read: Kering Sets New Sustainability Goals and Pledges to Hire Only Over-18 Models, How to Make It as a Full-Time Reseller

Plus, the internet has officially canceled James Charles.Looks from the Saint Laurent Fall 2019 runway show. Photo: Vittorio Zunino Celotto/Getty ImagesThese are the stories making headlines in fashion on Wednesday.Kering sets new sustainability goals and pledges to hire only over-18 modelsAt the Copenhagen Fashion Summit this week, Kering has announced a series of new initiatives. On […]

Here Are the Fashion Items to Consign This Spring If You’re Looking to Earn Top Dollar

Experts from The RealReal, ThredUp and more weigh in.Photo: Christian Vierig/Getty ImagesI laid eyes on my first designer handbag when I was five years old. I was over at my friend’s house, and she asked me to go grab her Prada purse in the other room. I didn’t know what Prada was, but when I […]

Must Read: The CBD Craze Continues to Grow, Schiaparelli Creative Director Exits the Brand

Plus, Miroslava Duma’s Mueller report cameo.Photo: Courtesy of Dylan Warmack/Nice PaperThese are the stories making headlines in fashion on Friday.Any way you slice it, CBD is on the riseAccording to a number of data firms, interest in CBD is seeing nothing but growth. Demand for CBD oil has grown 209% year-over-year, with CBD lotion in particular […]

Must Read: ThredUp Reports Resale Will Outpace Fast Fashion, What Revenue Streams Work Best for Media Companies

Plus, how Supreme Italia gets away with legal fakes.Photo: Matt Cardy/Getty ImagesThese are the stories making headlines in fashion on Tuesday.ThredUp reports that resale will outpace fast fashion The fashion resale market is exploding, growing 21 times faster than the retail market over the past three years, according to ThredUp‘s annual Resale Report. The report, which was […]

How Fanny Moizant Grew Vestiaire Collective From a Small Apartment Operation to a Luxury Resale Giant

The site’s co-founder and president shares her secrets on how to build a successful fashion business — even in tough economic times.Photo: Courtesy of Fanny Moizant In our long-running series “How I’m Making It,” we talk to people making a living in the fashion and beauty industries about how they broke in and found success.Vestiare Collective is […]

Must Read: Prada’s Market Value Plunges as China Slowdown Hits Profits, How to Survive a PR Crisis

Plus, what the lives of micro influencers look like behind the scenes, off of Instagram.Looks from Prada’s Fall 2019 collection. Photo: Andreas Rentz/Getty ImagesThese are the stories making headlines in fashion on Monday.Prada’s market value plunges as China slowdown hits profitsA decrease in consumer spending in China has contributed to an unexpected drop in Prada‘s […]

Rebag Raises $25 Million, With Plans to Rapidly Expand to 30 Stores

It also wants to become the Kelley Blue Book of luxury resale.Outside Rebag in Beverly Hills. Photo: Courtesy of RebagWe dubbed 2018 the year that resale went mainstream, and clearly that’s only continuing into 2019. Rebag and its investors are certainly betting on it. The Kyle Richards-beloved luxury resale destination known for handbags and for paying […]

How Fashion Brands Can Create a More Sustainable End-to-End Retail Economy

To survive in the current fashion industry, companies must provide transparency beyond the surface level.With the realization that today’s shoppers quite literally wear their values on their sleeves, the fashion industry spent 2018 getting more serious about sustainability. From real fur becoming a fashion faux pas to the rise of the luxury rental and resale […]

2018 Was the Year Resale Went Mainstream

As conversations around sustainability reached a fever pitch, the resale market has exploded.Shoppers in the Depop Los Angeles space. Photo: Courtesy of DepopIt’s been a long 12 months, and before we kick 2018 to the curb, we’re looking back at all of the most memorable, game-changing fashion and beauty things that went down. Follow along […]

Must Read: Luxury Brands Should Embrace Resale, Victoria’s Secret Continues to Struggle

Plus, the pros and cons of New York Fashion Week: Men’s.Photo: @therealreal/InstagramThese are the stories making headlines in fashion on Friday.Why luxury brands should embrace the resale marketHigh-end labels have long assumed that secondhand sales of their product decrease brand value, but there are good arguments to be made to the contrary. To name a […]