Get to Know the Designer Creating Upcycled Corsets From Vintage Nike Sweats and Budweiser Towels

Kayla Sade Famurewa of Almost On Time may have never been to fashion school, but she’s quickly proving herself a name to know.Designer Kayla Sade Famurewa wearing an upcycled Almost On Time corset.Photo: Courtesy Kayla Sade FamurewaWhen Kayla Sade Famurewa sold her first upcycled corset — made from thrifted Nike sweats — in April, it wasn’t […]

Must Read: Walmart to Stop Locking up Black-Targeting Beauty Products, Joan Smalls Calls on Fashion to Do More for Black Lives Matter

Plus, Chloe X Halle cover “Teen Vogue.”Photo: Scott Olson/Getty ImagesThese are the stories making headlines in fashion on Friday.Walmart says it will no longer lock up Black-targeting beauty productsWalmart will officially end its discriminatory practice of locking up beauty products that primarily target Black shoppers. The retail chain had previously claimed that certain products were […]

Must Read: Beauty Brands Are Being Called Upon to Change, Black Creatives Speak Up About Racism in Fashion

Plus, why fashion can’t wait for consumers to demand sustainability.Photo: Ferda Demir/Getty Images for IHKIBThese are the stories making headlines in fashion on Friday.Beauty brands are being called upon to commit to anti-racism practicesWhile the beauty industry has been patting itself on the back for becoming more inclusive over the last few years, the events […]

Must Read: September Issues Are Being Delayed This Year, Tom Ford Is Optimistic About Fashion’s Comeback

Plus, beauty founders share how they are navigating the coronavirus crisis and experts turn a critical eye on the transparency movement.Angelina Jolie on Elle’s September 2019 cover.Photo: ElleThese are the stories making headlines in fashion on Friday.Magazine publishers are delaying the release of their September issuesDue to the coronavirus pandemic, some magazine publishers such as […]

Allbirds and Adidas Embark on New Collaboration to Create Shoe with ‘Lowest Ever Carbon Footprint’

This marks the first time in history that Adidas has collaborated with another footwear brand not under its own umbrella.Photo: Courtesy of AllbirdsThe phrase “collaboration over competition” is well-worn in sustainability circles, and for good reason: You can’t solve a global problem like climate change by focusing on individual gains at the expense of the […]

18 Fashion People Recommend Their Sustainability Must-Reads

Mara Hoffman, Cameron Russell, Rachael Wang and more share the books that have changed their perspectives and given them hope.Photo: Courtesy of Kim Cam JonesAs much as I appreciate films, podcasts, articles and social media feeds, none of them have changed my life as consistently or dramatically as books have. There is a depth of research […]

7 Years After Rana Plaza, ‘Brands Still Do Not Value Human Lives’

In an op-ed for Fashionista, Ayesha Barenblat and Chelsey Grasso of Remake share about the industry’s lack of change since Rana Plaza’s collapse.A sea of women leaving a garment factory after their shift ends at a denim factory.Photo: Claudio Montesano Casillas/Courtesy of RemakeAs Covid-19 sweeps across the world, labor organizers and activists have shared that fashion […]

Must Read: How to Pitch to Fashion Media Right Now, Tension Rises Between Retailers and Landlords in U.K and France

Plus, Fashion is looking to China for a look into its future.Photo by Stuart Wilson/Getty ImagesThese are the stories making headlines in fashion on Thursday.How to pitch to fashion media right nowIn the face of the current pandemic, the relationships between brands and fashion media are facing abrupt changes. But while pitching is most certainly […]

Must Read: Dua Lipa Covers ‘Elle,’ Protecting Workers’ Rights Is Harder Than Ever in a Pandemic

Plus, luxury chief executives talk leading companies remotely.Photo: Steve Granitz/WireImageThese are the stories making headlines in fashion on Wednesday.Dua Lipa covers ‘Elle’Dua Lipa covers the latest Elle, having conducted the accompanying interview over Zoom. She opens up about self-quarantining, promoting her new album in isolation and how she dealt with the leak of her new album […]

Must Read: Condé Nast Announces Pay Cuts, Why Clare Waight Keller for Givenchy Was Short-Lived

Plus, how the pandemic has halted festival fashion.Anna Wintour and Roger Lynch.Photo: Brian Ach/Getty Images for Louis VuittonThese are the stories making headlines in fashion on Monday.Condé Nast announces pay cuts, potential job eliminationsCondé Nast — the publisher of Vogue, Vanity Fair, The New Yorker and Architectural Digest — announced that a round of short-term pay cuts and […]