By Dorothy Crouch | September 2, 2021
For the second virtual installment of its annual FIDM Debut, the Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising showcased the creations of nine students as they graduated into their designer careers.
As the style industry continues to make efforts to shed its notoriously exclusionary reputation, an adaptive-fashion initiative took to the runway during London Fashion Week.
California for NYFW
As the fashionable set returned to the runway for New York Fashion Week’s Spring 2022 hybrid on-site and virtual events, California designers shone through with Golden State style during in-person shows and filmed presentations.
In a return to in-person runway shows, Tiffany Brown Designs debuted its Spring/Summer ’22 collection at New York Fashion Week showcasing a menswear and womenswear collection in 50 different shades of purple.
VF Corporation, a leader in branded clothing, footwear and lifestyle accessories, in partnership with the environmental charity Redress announced the winner of the 2021 Redress Design Award, which reflects VF’s ongoing effort to innovate and drive the next generation of environmentally conscious designers.
Tumi, the leading international travel and lifestyle brand, has partnered with Italian luxury-fashion house Missoni for an exclusive collection of bags, hard cases and travel accessories.
& Other Stories, a one-stop styling destination creating modern and feminine wardrobe treasures designed in Paris, Stockholm and Los Angeles, is making a new home at Nordstrom.
When designing for Fall 2021, Dalia MacPhee envisioned a blossoming renewed interest in glamorous dressing as the designer’s clients emerged from their homes to find a new collection that nods to classic elements and city sensibilities.
The Informa Markets Fashion for Change Incubator Program has selected its participants for the upcoming August edition of Project’s Las Vegasapparel-industry trade event.
Denim on Trend
Blame it on the youth. As we emerge from the pandemic, right now is the perfect time for a wardrobe upgrade and—more specifically—new jeans.
Slipping into a pair of NYDJ denim from the brand’s Fall 2021 Foundations collection, the legendary Christie Brinkley joined daughters Alexa Ray Joel (left) and Sailor Brinkley-Cook (right) to celebrate the generational bonds between women.
Red Carpet Green Dress, a women-led global change-making organization, has launched the 2021 RCGD Global Design Contest in partnership with sustainable-fiber producer Tencel and 3D garment-design-software provider CLO.
Art Hearts Miami Swim
During its run July 8–11, Miami Swim Week Powered by Art Hearts Fashion showcased designers whose garments epitomized the atmosphere of the hot, provocative edginess for which the city is known.
L.A. to a Tee
With a message of choosing love over fear, Ruben Rojas is cultivating his art-inspired label to grow from its Los Angeles T-shirt roots into a global brand that makes an impact.
Moving beyond designing fashion to simply create a new seasonal collection, Jonathan Marc Stein focused on looking inward to relay the importance of issues that are impacting society.