Has Fashion’s Tokenism Overlooked the ‘Inbetweeners’?

For Charli Howard, Kate Upton and other models whose bodies don’t fit the mold, working at their size meant dougie or die.Charli Howard at Refinery 29’s Every Beautiful Body Symposium. Photo: Craig Barritt/Getty Images In 2010, rap newcomers Cali Swag District premiered their debut single to commercial fanfare, referencing one very well-known Texan dance move: the dougie. […]

How I Shop: Lais Ribeiro

The Victoria’s Secret Angel and ‘Sports Illustrated’ Swimsuit Issue model shares the important style lesson that Adriana Lima taught her.Photo: Getty ImagesWe all buy clothes, but no two people shop the same. It can be a social experience, and a deeply personal one; at times, it can be impulsive and entertaining, at others, purpose-driven, a […]

How I Shop: Barbara Palvin

“New York is closer to my style than Paris. Paris can be too chic for me.”Barbara Palvin at the 2019 CFDA Awards. Photo: Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty ImagesWe all buy clothes, but no two people shop the same. It can be a social experience, and a deeply personal one; at times, it can be impulsive and entertaining, […]

Must Read: ‘Sports Illustrated’ Sold to Authentic Brands Group, Karl Lagerfeld Memorial Planned for June in Paris

Plus, how retailers can prepare for the next round of Trump tariffs.Photo: Laretta Houston/SPORTS ILLUSTRATEDThese are the stories making headlines in fashion on Tuesday.Authentic Brands Group acquires Sports IllustratedMeredith Corporation has sold Sports Illustrated to marketing company Authentic Brands Group for $110 million. ABG, which owns the brands of celebrities like Marilyn Monroe and Elvis Presley, will assume […]

With Its Emphasis on Inclusivity, the ‘Sports Illustrated’ Swimsuit Issue Has Evolved With the Cultural Climate

“Of course it’s male gaze, duh,” said 2019 cover star Tyra Banks. “But it’s not just that.”Before the 2019 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue even hit newsstands on May 8, the annual bikini-filled glossy was already making headlines by featuring a model not wearing one at all: For the 56th installment of the iconic magazine, Halima Aden became the first […]