Fashion

Stella McCartney’s climate credentials bang on trend in Paris

Photo by Thomas Samson (AFP/Getty Images) Article by Jess Cartner-Morley, via THE GUARDIAN Stella McCartney would be on trend this season whatever she put on her catwalk. Two decades after the designer launched her brand, the climate crisis is forcing the fashion industry to accept the...

JoAni Johnson: The 67-Year-Old Model Rihanna Cast for Fenty

Photo by Ibrahem Hasan Article by Michael Love Michael, via Paper. Johnson's career as a tea-blender requires her to give presentations on the history of tea, tea drinking trends, and more. For work, she travels internationally to lend her authoritative, poised voice to the community. Soon, the...

10 models who are breaking barriers in the fashion industry

Photo by Charles Platiau (Reuters) Article by Melina Glusac, via INSIDER The beauty paradigm in the fashion world is slowly, but surely, shifting. This year, Rihanna's Savage x Fenty fashion show showcased a variety of body types, as more and more designers are choosing to highlight uniqueness over conformity. Models like Winnie...

Jamaican escapism for Ralph Lauren at New York Fashion Week

Photo: EPA-EFE/Ralph Lauren Article by Agence France-Presse, via South China Morning Post American fashion’s elder statesman Ralph Lauren headlined New York Fashion Week on Monday with a dose of escapism inspired by Jamaica for his 2018 spring collection, as his brand struggles to reverse falling revenue. If the...

Jamaica Puts a Different Face on the Runways

Photo: Marina Burnel for The New York Times Article by Guy Trebay, via The New York Times PORT ANTONIO, Jamaica — His machete blade a blur, Tevin Steele whacks the top off a fresh green coconut. Deftly knifing a window through the tender pith, he inserts a...