Fashion News Recap: Fur Fraud, Moschino x Candy Crush, Louis Vuitton x Jeff Koons

by Nell Yu, Fashion News Correspondent Claiming Real Fur as Faux Fur British high-street company House of Fraser was found to be selling real fur gloves despite its strict fur-free policy. The company responded that they have returned all related products to the supplier and … Continue readingFashion News Recap: Fur Fraud, Moschino x Candy Crush, Louis Vuitton x Jeff Koons

Fashion News Recap: H&M, LVMH Finalists and Rihanna’s SS17 Fenty Collection

by Lisa Heverly, Fashion News Correspondent H&M Launches New Brand, Arket This time it’s for the home! H&M is to release a home and family essentials brand this Fall of 2017. The brand is called Arket, which means “paper” in Swedish. Creative director Ulrika Bernhardtz … Continue readingFashion News Recap: H&M, LVMH Finalists and Rihanna’s SS17 Fenty Collection

Fashion News Recap: Tory Burch Cultural Appropriation, Burberry’s New Hires, Amazon Fashion

by Nell Yu, Fashion News Correspondent Tory Burch Apologizes After being Accused of Cultural Appropriation Featuring the viral song and dance “Juju On That Beat,” Tory Burch’s new spring/summer 2017 campaign video aimed to create a fun vibe. However, this video was criticized on social … Continue readingFashion News Recap: Tory Burch Cultural Appropriation, Burberry’s New Hires, Amazon Fashion

Fashion News Recap: Rihanna’s Speech in Harvard, Alexander Wang x Adidas & Plus-size Nike Sportswear

by Nell Yu, Fashion News Correspondent Rihanna Made it to Harvard as the Humanitarian of the Year The Grammy-winning-singer-slash-fashion-designer-who-revived-Puma, Rihanna just earned yet another title, that of humanitarian. Harvard recognized her contribution to developing countries, including her effort in the UNICEF Tap Project and the … Continue readingFashion News Recap: Rihanna’s Speech in Harvard, Alexander Wang x Adidas & Plus-size Nike Sportswear

Fashion News Recap: Asian designers in Milan, Aerie swimwear & Donda by Kanye

by Lisa Heverly, Fashion News Correspondent Milan Fashion Week Looks for Fresh Talent Abroad “The need for generational change is essential, but we tend to disregard it in Italy and be a bit institutional — I have to admit it,” Giorgio Armani acknowledges to BOF. … Continue readingFashion News Recap: Asian designers in Milan, Aerie swimwear & Donda by Kanye

Fashion News Recap: #Tiedtogether, Vogue’s Diversity Issue & Girl Power at Rebecca Minkoff

by Nell Yu, Fashion News Correspondent The #Tiedtogether Movement Business of Fashion initiated the #tiedtogether movement to raise the voice of the fashion industry and “make a clear statement of solidarity, unity and inclusiveness.” Regardless of your race, nationality, sexuality, gender or religion, you are … Continue readingFashion News Recap: #Tiedtogether, Vogue’s Diversity Issue & Girl Power at Rebecca Minkoff

Fashion News Recap: Tisci leaves Givenchy & Larsson leaves Ralph Lauren

by Lisa Heverly, Fashion News Correspondent Riccardo Tisci Leaving Givenchy Riccardo Tisci, the iconic creative director of Givenchy, announced his departure of the company after 12 years, according to the New York Times. He will be remembered as a the director who saved the brand … Continue readingFashion News Recap: Tisci leaves Givenchy & Larsson leaves Ralph Lauren

Fashion News Recap: A Dior Fairytale, Alexandra Shulman Leaving British Vogue & Diversity at Gucci

by Nell Yu, Fashion News Correspondent Maria Grazia Chiuri’s First Dior Show Maria Grazia Chiuri, after working for Valentino for 8 years, just held her first haute couture Dior show in Paris as the fashion house’s new creative director, according to The Business of Fashion. … Continue readingFashion News Recap: A Dior Fairytale, Alexandra Shulman Leaving British Vogue & Diversity at Gucci