HFR will host a virtual fundraiser in order to build funds for Icon 360, a nonprofit made to provide relief to designers of color who are pivoting their businesses in response to Covid-19 and need funding to scale.
One day after Alessandro Michele, creative director of Gucci, revealed on Instagram that the brand would in future stage only two shows per year, the designer called for a reformulation of the fashion calendar.
Adorned with intricate designs of orchids, camellias and Chinese characters symbolising good luck, the silk masks created by Chinese fashion designer Zhou Li have become coveted items during the coronavirus outbreak.
Christian Dior’s The Female Gaze podcast series took on a new dimension on Friday, as its new episode featured an interview with creative director Maria Grazia Chiuri, who described herself as a political couturier.
Launched through Amazon.com, the digital storefront offers apparel and accessories from 20 American brands, including many small and medium-sized CFDA member businesses, with more to be added in the future.
The British Fashion Council (BFC) has revealed the names of the first 37 designer brands to receive financial support from its Covid-19 crisis fund, that include Charles Jeffrey, Craig Green, Richard Quinn and Roksanda.
A group of fashion CEOs, retailers and designers, including luminaries like Dries Van Noten, Tory Burch and Craig Green, have called for a major rethink in fashion deliveries and greater sustainability in an open letter.
Throughout the coronavirus pandemic the effectiveness of masks has been under debate, but Icelandic designer Yrurari's knitted face coverings are keeping people at a distance by displaying scary tongues or fangs.