JASON WU DRESSES UP CHASE BANK EMPLOYEES

J.P. Morgan Chase & Co., the largest U.S. bank with $2.74 trillion in assets, has been relaxing its starched shirt and black suit dress...

MARY KATRANTZOU DEBUTS MARY MARE: A SIZE-INCLUSIVE, FEEL-GOOD SWIM RANGE

SUMMER SPECIAL: London-based designer Mary Katrantzou is lending her flair for color and striking prints to beachwear - and she thinks...

 
 
 

JAPANESE DEPARTMENT STORE TAKASHIMAYA TO EXIT CHINESE MARKET

LONDON - China's retail environment has proven challenging for foreign retailers. One day after France's Carrefour sold 80 percent...

PRIDE MONTH MARKETING: SUPPORTIVE OR OPPORTUNISTIC?

LGBTQ Pride has gone mainstream, if the scores of rainbow splattered marketing campaigns that now pop up during June are anything to...

 
 
 

PRIDE NYC 2019: EVENTS, RESTAURANTS, EXHIBITS IN STONEWALL

Pride weekend in New York City is typically chock-full of things to do - but this year is busier than ever. The 50th anniversary of...

BEAUTYCOUNTER IS COMING FOR LA MER WITH ITS NEW ANTIAGING SKIN-CARE LINE

Santa Monica-based clean beauty pioneer Beautycounter is coming for La Mer. The most searched beauty brand on Google in 2018, Beautycounter...

 
 
 

BRIDGET FOLEY'S DIARY: STONEWALL AND FASHION PRIDE

Individual stories; universal experiences. Sometimes the former coalesces into the latter for people who live their lives, or part...

RAINBOW COLLECTIONS MAKE A SPLASH AT RETAIL

LONDON - From the high street, to premium luxury, brands across the spectrum have been embracing Pride in a big way and showing their...

 
 
 

RETAILERS EMBRACE FEMININE SIDE OF MEN'S SHOWS IN PARIS

PARIS - Retailers embraced the wave of femininity that swept through the men's shows in Paris. Fluid suits, silky shirts, a profusion...

SMCP IN EXCLUSIVE TALKS TO BUY DE FURSAC

PARIS - SMCP, the group behind Sandro, Maje and Claudie Pierlot has entered exclusive talks to buy men's wear label De Fursac, WWD...

 
 
 

SCOTCH & SODA TO INTRODUCE MEN'S RENTAL SUBSCRIPTION SERVICE

NEW YORK - It's not just women who should have the option to rent, return and refresh their wardrobes. At least according to Scotch...

FIELD NOTES: DENIM AND DIAMONDS

Denim and diamonds might just be the ultimate high-low mix. And if indigo with a hint of sparkle strikes one's fancy, you're in good...

 
 
 

THE RAINBOW GLASS CEILING

There's an ugly truth in fashion. For all of the industry's “wokeness,” many of its smart and capable LGBTQ executives climbing the...

EXCLUSIVE: KARL LAGERFELD TO INTRODUCE MAKEUP WITH L'ORÉAL PARIS

Karl Lagerfeld had a great appreciation for makeup, using eye shadow to hand-color his dreamy fashion illustrations. The late designer...

 
 
 

EXCLUSIVE: DONATELLA VERSACE NAMED STONEWALL AMBASSADOR

MILAN - Capping off years of advocating for LGBTQ equality, Donatella Versace is to be appointed Stonewall Ambassador by Pride Live,...

TRANS MODEL LEYNA BLOOM CONTINUES TO BREAK BARRIERS

Leyna Bloom doesn't consider herself an influencer. “I mean, that's a label that people put on me,” Bloom told WWD. “I consider myself...

 
 
 

LMVH'S U.S. MAISONS SIGNING ON TO UN STANDARDS OF CONDUCT

The U.S. maisons of LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton are joining their European counterparts and signing on to the UN Standards of...

MACY'S JEFF GENNETTE ON PRIDE, DIVERSITY AND INCLUSION

Jeff Gennette is usually all business, focused on steering the $25 billion Macy's Inc. into a fast-moving future as chairman and chief...

 
 
 

3 BEAUTY BRANDS ADVANCING THE LGBTQ BEAUTY CONVERSATION

When Nikita Dragun, a trans woman, started her beauty influencer career a few years ago, she felt like sometimes the inclusivity conversation...

NOELLE WOLF LOOKS AT LINGERIE FROM A NEW ANGLE

LONDON - Lingerie, and the women modeling it, are starting to look a lot different in the wake of the MeToo movement, the rise of the...

 
 
 



Don't Miss the Photos From This Beautiful Jacquemus Show in a Lavender Field

Don't Miss the Photos From This Beautiful Jacquemus Show in a Lavender Field

Jacquemus celebrated its first decade in business on Monday with an epic runway show in a setting attendees, and those who follow them on social media, won't soon forget... Read more ...

BMW Announces Electrified Motorrad Vision DC Roadster Concept

BMW Announces Electrified Motorrad Vision DC Roadster Concept

BMW continues to electrify its automotive offerings with the announcement of the Motorrad Vision DC Roadster. The Motorrad is a two-cylinder motorbike which has been produced... Read more ...

PFWM SS20: Paul Smith takes a trip to Seventies New York

PFWM SS20: Paul Smith takes a trip to Seventies New York

British designer Sir Paul Smith took inspiration from his visits to downtown New York in the 1970s for his colourful spring/summer 2020 co-ed show during Paris Fashion Week... Read more ...

Nike Just Joined the UN Climate Change & Fashion Industry Charter for...

Nike Just Joined the UN Climate Change & Fashion Industry Charter for Climate Action

Sustainability and climate change has slowly taken the forefront of the fashion industry in recent years, as companies like adidas and Parley team up to clean up the oceans... Read more ...

Paul Smith Delivers a Sartorial Punch of Color with Spring '20 Collection

Paul Smith Delivers a Sartorial Punch of Color with Spring '20 Collection

When it comes to Paul Smith's spring-summer 2020 men's collection, the focus is back on the sartorial suit. Recalling New York in the 1970s, Smith pumps up the volume for the... Read more ...

Skepta, Aphex Twin & More Announced for The Warehouse Project 2019

Skepta, Aphex Twin & More Announced for The Warehouse Project 2019

Manchester-based The Warehouse Project has announced the line-up for its latest season of events. The seven special events will take place between September 20 and November 29... Read more ...

Hot Toys Gives a Detailed Look at Spider-Man's 'Far From Home' Stealth Suit

Hot Toys Gives a Detailed Look at Spider-Man's 'Far From Home' Stealth Suit

With Spider-Man: Far From Home due to hit cinemas in just a couple of days, Hong Kong-based premium collectible makers Hot Toys has offered fans a closer and more detailed look... Read more ...

New Look full-year profits back in the black

New Look full-year profits back in the black

New Look has reported a return to operating profit in its full-year results as its turnaround plans begin to bear fruit. Read more ...

Sandro owner acquires menswear brand

Sandro owner acquires menswear brand

SCMP, the owner of Sandro, Maje and Claudie Pierlot, has announced plans to acquire menswear brand De Fursac. Read more ...

Nike Dresses the Air Max2 Light Premium in Golden State Warriors Colors

Nike Dresses the Air Max2 Light Premium in Golden State Warriors Colors

Nike is rolling out a new pair of Air Max2 Light s, following the recent release of a fourth of July-inspired colorway with a pair clad in premium materials and colors of the... Read more ...