“I could have danced all night And still have begged for more.” Iconic British fashion designer Vivienne Westwood is known for bringing a timeless sense of punk and glamor into … Read more
Marrisa Wilson Marrisa Wilson is a womenswear apparel brand that was founded in 2016. The aesthetic of the brand is heavily influenced by soulful sounds, bold textiles, and the … Read more
Collina Strada What can we say? We adore the energy of Collina Strada. Watch the movie. Fall in love. Hillary Taymour partnered with the illustrator of the Animorphs … Read more
The Black in Fashion Council (BIFC) was founded in June 2020 by The Cut editor Lindsay Peoples Wagner and Sandrine Charles, a public relations expert. It was started with intention to hold the fashion industry accountable when it comes to inclusivity and diversity.This Fashion Week season, the BFIC and IMG models will host bicoastal showrooms including these 16 designers.
Known for her flowing, symmetrical pieces and fearless use of technology, Dutch fashion designer Iris van Herpen has made quite an impression on the fashion world. Her new Spring 2021 … Read more
Some have asked me “Why Harriet and why now?” Essentially, I feel that we have to look at historical events and figures in order to understand our present. Violence against black women has been in existence since Harriet Tubman’s time and still exists today with Uyinene Mrwetyana in South Africa, Breonna Taylor in the United States and the Chibok school girls from Nigeria who were stolen by Boko Haram.
These events are all linked, and the violence is still rife. What I try to do with my collections is to pay homage to women like Harriet Tubman and to all women who have been victims of gender based violence.
A is for Accountable B is for British C is for Conscious D is for Desire E is for Effortless F is for Falabella G is for Grateful H is for Humor I is for Intimacy J is for Joy K is for Kind L is for Linda M is for Mindful N is for Nature O is for Organic P is for Progressive Q is for Question R is for Repurpose S is for Sustainability T is for Timeless U is for Utility V is for Vegan W is for Womanhood X is for Kiss Y is for Youth Z is for Zero Waste check out … Read more
I had serious issues with Demna Gvasalia when he was doing Vetements. Or with the brand in general, I guess. It started amazing but then things like the DHL shirt … Read more
Bianca Saunders creates a fashion film inspired by ballroom culture for Spring 2021 The Ideal Man: a collection which emerged from a convergence of her research on a ’70s art … Read more
Bethany Williams SS‘21 is bold, beautiful + all our children We are in an era of change and like greenwashing there are some fashion brands that are slapping VOTE or … Read more
Rehearsal is a brilliant showing Richard Malone’s spring fashion week collection was called Rehearsal and explored comfort, perception of time, and sense of self-preservation. It was inspired by two books … Read more
Chopova Lowena gets our vote as “Brand for the Coolest Girls” It may be because they came on the scene with a pleated plaid skirt, which reminded me of my … Read more
because Change is Cute The name says it all. Watch the video. Make your own assessment. We applaud Taymour’s commitment to addressing climate change and the anti-fashion way she approaches … Read more
Thebe Magugu won the LVMH prize last year with his collection that was inspired both by his mother and his home country of Africa. This season he continues with … Read more
Galliano proves showing the process is the product At Maison Margiela A/W 2020 it was all about the process. The process of… upcycling? Recycling? Galliano calls it “Recicla”. He took … Read more
It is common knowledge that we are tribal. That it’s in our DNA to want to fit in. After all our ancestor’s were the ones who stayed with the … Read more
Molly Goddard Molly Goddard makes fluffy dresses we want to wear and eat at the same time. Fanciful, frilly and fun. Richard Quinn What do we love about Richard Quinn? … Read more
Richard Malone, Vivienne Westwood and Matty Bovan all showed their collections in London this past Valentine’s Day. They’re also all commited to creating in a way that doesn’t hurt people … Read more
CHROMAT Fall 2020 -the #chromatbabes are ready to compete Becca McCharen-Tran has always been someone who has celebrated diversity of bodies and people on the runway –which in the world … Read more
I recently heard Collina Strada described as “sustainability for the Bushwick kids” in a tone that bordered on dismissive and my thought was, is that a bad thing? Hillary … Read more
Fashion’s Favorite New Remix Rentrayage is a french word that means to mend –and more specifically to repair a damaged tapestry or where a tear has occurred during weaving. … Read more
We’re kind of obsessed… Colovos really only came on our radar when they won the International Woolmark Prize in 2019. Which is to say, relatively recently! But having been … Read more