Rihanna’s Lingerie Brand Won Praise for Its Inclusivity. Now It’s Under Fire for Using a Sacred Islamic Text in a Runway Show

On Friday, when Rihanna released the virtual runway show for her Savage X Fenty lingerie collection, some viewers were struck by something beyond the buzzy musical performances and carefully coordinated choreography. The show used the song “Doom,” a track by … Read more…

Must Read: Rent the Runway Ends Its Unlimited Service, Experts Warn Against TikTok’s ‘Tooth Shaving’ Trend

These are the stories making headlines in fashion on Friday. Rent the Runway ends its Unlimited subscription serviceApparel and accessories rental company Rent the Runway is continuing to adjust its business model amidst pandemic-wrought challenges, announcing on Thursday that it … Read more…

Riccardo Tisci Stages a Runway Performance in the Woods for Burberry’s Spring 2021 Collection

Riccardo Tisci opened London Fashion Week on Thursday with a runway show-cum-performance for Burberry set in the woods, combining live music, art, dancing and, of course, clothes.  “It began with a thought of British summertime; embracing the elements with a … Read more…

Gucci’s Alessandro Michele announces, via Instagram, that brand is abandoning official runway season

Gucci’s creative director Alessandro Michele has announced, via Instagram, that the Italian brand will abandon the official runway season, and will instead stage only two shows per year in for the foreseeable future. News – FashionNetwork.com USA BEST DEAL UPDATE:

How Heidi Klum and Tim Gunn Escaped the Shackles of ‘Project Runway’ to Launch ‘Making the Cut’

It’s a rainy day in New York City. Heidi Klum and Tim Gunn are walking towards each other toting chic umbrellas shielding chicer outfits, practically cooing as they approach.  Klum does a twirl, like a gawky-fabulous Gene Kelly. “It’s a … Read more…

‘It Just Opened Up a Bigger Wound’: F.I.T. Students React to the School’s ‘Racist’ Runway Controversy

Bennett Raglin/Getty for Fashion Institute Of Technology Nearly three weeks after a black model refused to wear what she described as racist accessories during a runway show organized by New York City’s Fashion Institute of Technology, university administrators addressed the … Read more…

‘It Just Opened Up a Bigger Wound’: F.I.T. Students React to the School’s ‘Racist’ Runway Controversy

Bennett Raglin/Getty for Fashion Institute Of Technology Nearly three weeks after a black model refused to wear what she described as racist accessories during a runway show organized by New York City’s Fashion Institute of Technology, university administrators addressed the … Read more…