Must Read: What Brands Need to Know About Addressing Mental Health and Gen Z, Everlane Announces Organic Cotton Commitment

Plus, Karlie Kloss’s father reportedly crowdsourced coronavirus response ideas for Jared Kushner.Photo: Edward Berthelot/Getty ImagesThese are the stories making headlines in fashion on Friday.What brands need to know about addressing mental health and Gen ZGen Z customers are drastically different from their predecessors. And as brands try to cater to this demographic, they need to […]

Must Read: Models From Around the World Cover ‘Vogue,’ Danielle Bernstein’s Line Made Macy’s Millions in One Day

Plus, what making a sustainable capsule collection means for a big brand.Photo: Tyler Mitchell for VogueThese are the stories making headlines in fashion on Thursday.Vogue‘s April 2020 issue stars models from around the world, including Kaia Gerber, Adut Akech, Paloma Elsesser and moreFor its April 2020 issue, U.S. Vogue tapped its global editors-in-chief around the world to […]

Ask a Sustainability Expert: How Do I Find the Most Eco-Friendly Packaging?

If you’re a small brand (or curious consumer) trying to decide which kind of packaging is best for the planet, this will help.Photo: Julia Ewan/Getty ImagesEven for fashion and beauty lovers who think sustainability is important, wading through all the sometimes-conflicting information about it can be tricky. To combat the confusion, we’re asking scientists, researchers […]

New Certification Helps Brands Communicate Their Commitment to the Environment

Like the ‘Fair Trade’ or ‘organic’ labels, ‘Climate Neutral’ certification is intended to make shopping with ethics in mind easier for customers.Photo: Edward Berthelot/Getty ImagesClothing brands around the world have started paying attention to the climate crisis conversation, and soon, thanks to a small nonprofit, they’ll have a new way to showcase their commitment on […]

Must Read: Danielle Bernstein Launches Line at Macy’s, Gucci Opens First Beauty Pop-Up in L.A

Plus, why does recycled plastic loom so largely in sustainable fashion?Photo: Edward Berthelot/Getty ImagesThese are the stories making headlines in fashion on Thursday.Danielle Bernstein launches line at Macy’s Danielle Bernstein has tapped into the design world with swimwear and jewelry collections through WeWoreWhat — but her recent most endeavor, an affordable ready-to-wear line available in sizes 00 […]

Must Read: How Brands Can Be Transparent With Their Customers, Do Runway Shows Need a Theme?

Camilla and Marc releases ovarian cancer campaign.These are the stories making headlines in fashion on Monday.How brands can be transparent with their customersAs shoppers become more conscious about their consumption, more pressure is being placed on brands to be transparent about their production and sustainability credits. Nevertheless, “radical transparency” is incredibly difficult, as Business of […]

Must Read: Peter Pilotto Label Put on Hold, Calvin Klein’s Spring 2020 Campaign Stars Justin Bieber and Kendall Jenner

Plus, what fashion can learn from the food industry about sustainability.Photo: Calvin KleinThese are the stories making headlines in fashion on Thursday.Peter Pilotto is putting label on holdPeter Pilotto and Christopher De Vos announced Wednesday morning that they will be hitting pause on their label. The duo have been working together for 12 years on Peter […]

Could Intergalactic Mining for Fashion’s Raw Materials Be Good for Our Planet?

At least one scientist sincerely believes that making clothes out of molten rocks mined in space is the future of fashion. From a sustainability perspective, that’s complicated.Tanu Vasu with her designs.Photo: Courtesy of Tanu VasuHave you ever looked out at the night sky and wondered if the materials for your next dress were floating through […]

Can Fashion Shows Ever Be Environmentally Justifiable?

When Karl Lagerfeld staged a runway presentation around a Chanel-branded rocket ship — complete with moving liftoff effect — in the spring of 2017, it inspired a flurry of awe-filled Instagram posts and reviews from attendees. Almost none of the coverage touched on the environmental footprint of constructing a building-sized prop for the sake of a […]

Hey, Quick Question: Why Are We Still Claiming Fashion Is the World’s 2nd Most Polluting Industry?

This piece of misinformation has long been discredited by solid reporting, but it still gets repeated all the time.Waste from a dyeing factory in Bangladesh ends up in the Buriganga river.Photo: Allison Joyce/Getty ImagesEarlier this month, I attended a conference in Paris that billed itself as the largest sustainability convening in the world. There were […]