FASHION AVENUE | Armani, Ferragamo Premiere Short Films At Milan Fashion Week

To show or not show: Each Milan fashion house has to make a difficult decision how to reach the fashion public this season under the safety constraints imposed by the coronavirus. Italy’s fashion capital – one of the top four runway cities in the world – has worked to maintain a near-real fashion week, with … More FASHION AVENUE | Armani, Ferragamo Premiere Short Films At Milan Fashion Week

FASHION | Billy Porter’s 2020 Emmys Ensemble Was Custom – Made By This Saudi Label

Billy Porter is known for his unapologetic style and statement red carpet looks. Despite this year’s Emmy Awards being held digitally, porter didn’t hold back from bringing his show-stopping outfits to the event, wearing a custom-made ensemble by Saudi label, Ashi Studio. The actor, who was nominated for the award for outstanding lead actor in … More FASHION | Billy Porter’s 2020 Emmys Ensemble Was Custom – Made By This Saudi Label

FASHION | Pierre Cardin Is The Subject Of A New Documentary

Pierre Cardin has an indefatigable work ethic. That’s one of the major takeaways from P.David Ebersole and Todd Huges’s new documentary, House of Cardin, which charts the ongoing career trajectory of the designer, from birth to the present. Cardin, ne Cardine, is a self-made and self-invented man. His memory of his family’s flight from fascist … More FASHION | Pierre Cardin Is The Subject Of A New Documentary

COVID-19 Restriction Give New York Fashion Week New Look

New York Fashion Week will look a little different this season, with the typical seven-day parade of events stripped down to five days because of COVID-19 restrictions, with online runway shows, and smaller, socially distanced audiences. Host IMG said it had worked closely with the governor’s office to understand the protocols needed in order to … More COVID-19 Restriction Give New York Fashion Week New Look

DESIGNER | ‘We Must Go On’, Says Lebanese Designer Elie Saab After Blast

It felt like an eternity rather than just a few minutes as haute couture fashion designer Elie Saab scrambled to make sure his 200 staff members, including his son, were safe when this month’s massive explosion shook Beirut. Like many Lebanese on Aug.4 when chemicals at the port detoned, the 56-year-old felt the blast was … More DESIGNER | ‘We Must Go On’, Says Lebanese Designer Elie Saab After Blast

FASHION | Diane Von Furstenberg To Pay Laid Off Employees ‘In Full’

Iconic fashion designer Diane von Furstenberg wrote on Instagram that laid-off employees of her struggling company will be paid in full including severances. The statement was in response to a New York Times article that was written about the closing of her company’s clothing stores which laid off 60 percent of the retail staff in … More FASHION | Diane Von Furstenberg To Pay Laid Off Employees ‘In Full’

FASHION | This Year’s CFDA Awards Winners Will Be Announced Digitally In September 14 With Two New International Categories

This year’s CFDA Awards were a casualty of the COVID-19 pandemic. Originally scheduled for Monday, June 8, they would’ve kicked off NYFW: Resort and New York’s June men’s collections, both of which were like wise canceled. But the show must go on-virtually at least. This year’s winners will be announced on both CFDA.com and the … More FASHION | This Year’s CFDA Awards Winners Will Be Announced Digitally In September 14 With Two New International Categories

FASHION | Dior Has Partnered With UNESCO To Help Mentor Young Female Students

Dior has announced a partnership with the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation, which will help to support disadvantaged, young, female students. The programme is an extension of the Women@Dior mentorship initiative, which has already helped over 1,000 young students by pairing them with Dior employees who took on the role of mentors. Dior … More FASHION | Dior Has Partnered With UNESCO To Help Mentor Young Female Students

FASHION | Michael Kors Is Skipping New York Fashion Week

Michael Kors, one of New York Fashion Week’s key player, has announced that he won’t be participating in the fashion event. This year’s spring 2021 shows are slated for the week of Sept.14 but Kors is opting out. Instead, the brand could show its Spring 2021 Collection somewhere between mid-October and mid-November. ‘I have for … More FASHION | Michael Kors Is Skipping New York Fashion Week

FASHION | Harper’s Bazaar Appoints First Black And Lebanese Editor – In – Chief

Publishing company Hearst Magazines has announced Lebanese-Trinidadian Samira Nast as the new editor-in-chief of Harper’s Bazzar U.S. She succeeds Glenda Bailey, who stepped down from the top role in January, after 19-years at the Hearst title. Nasr will be the first Black and Lebanese EIC in the history of the 153-year-old publications. She previously served … More FASHION | Harper’s Bazaar Appoints First Black And Lebanese Editor – In – Chief