The Year of Balenciaga

From couture to “The Simpsons” and the metaverse, one brand set the style agenda in 2021.

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Meet the Next Big Fashion Group

Kerby Jean-Raymond has spent the last year and a half secretly trying to change the game for minority designers.

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Why Is Fashion Talking About Regenerative Farming?

Brands like North Face, Allbirds and Patagonia, as well as the Kering luxury group, are all about agriculture these days. Here’s the dirt.

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The Luxury E-Commerce Wars Heat Up

On one side: Amazon. On the other: a new alliance of brands and platforms. Who will win?

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This Year’s Black Friday Designer Fashion Sales May Not Be What You Think.

A group of brands and retailers have been trying to reset expectations.

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Are Exotic Skins Out of Fashion?

Covid-19 may be the tipping point when it comes to crocodile, python, ostrich, and clothes.

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