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Raf Simons Closes His Namesake Brand After 27 Years

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After a 27-year run, designer Raf Simons announces the closure of his namesake brand. Simons took to Instagram to publicly state that the brand’s spring-summer 2023 collection shown in London in October will be it’s last. The show strayed away from the label’s traditional minimalistic approach, which featured party-inspired pieces. Simons invited a mixture of […]

Confirmed: Alessandro Michele Is Officially Exiting Gucci as Creative Director gif maker 8

Alessandro Michele, creative director of Gucci since 2015, is set to leave the company, marking the end of an era for Italy’s most prominent fashion brand. Since stepping into the shoes as creative director, Michele has been a meticulous styling pioneer. The well-established brand signatures of streetwear-inspired merchandising and quirky, gender-fluid styling represent just a […]

Sportswear Brand Fila Announces Collaboration With Luxury Brand Haider Ackermann

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Thursday night in Manchester, England, Fila’s collaboration with cult luxury designer Haider Ackermann debuted at the Mayfield Depot. While an unlikely pairing, this collaboration has shed light on the power of repositioning through unpredictable luxury collabs. The runway event showcases Ackermann’s notoriously clean fit merging with the sportswear giant in a teaser that still leaves […]

Louis Vuitton Is Opening a Hotel in Paris

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Louis Vuitton CEO Michael Burke has announced the company plans to transform its corporate headquarters in Paris into a hotel “within the next five years.” LV headquarters (HQ) is located in Paris’ 1st arrondissement and will undergo a hefty renovation in addition to housing the world’s largest Louis Vuitton store. In early November, the company […]

New School and Parsons School of Design Adjunct Professors Protest Wages

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Parsons School of Design, part of Manhattan’s The New School, is under heat as several people, including students and part-time faculty, hit the front lines. Professors have gone on strike to protest unfair working wages. Staff objected to the fact that administrators’ salaries were high compared with faculty, many of whom are part-time. Numerous apprehensive […]

Adidas and 11 Honoré Team Up for First Plus Collaboration

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Adidas and 11 Honoré – the luxury division of Dia & Co – have joined forces to create a high-performance style collection. Exclusively designed for sizes 1XL-4XL, the pieces encompass calm nature tones recognizable at sunrise and sunset. Since 2015, Dia and Co have been a leading advocate for inclusivity. Representing a reimagined style experience […]

The Museum at FIT to Present Exhibition Celebrating 50 Years of Hip Hop Fashion

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The Museum at the Fashion Institute of Technology (MFIT), founded in 1969, has embodied the essence of numerous significant and educational fashion collections. On February 24th, 2023, MFIT is set to present an exhibition honoring the 50th anniversary of hip hop titled, ‘Fresh, Fly, and Fabulous: Fifty Years of Hip Hop Style.’ This celebration of […]

Estée Lauder Acquires Tom Ford Luxury Fashion Brand

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The luxury fashion firm Tom Ford is being acquired by The Estée Lauder Cos. in a deal valued at $2.8 billion. This is the largest deal to date in 2022 for the luxury market. As a part of the deal, Marcolin S.p.A. and Ermenegildo Zegna Group have set foot in a long-term licensing agreement for […]

How Crocs Made a Comeback

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Despite a brief tide of popularity back in 2002, Crocs was banished from any possibility of fashion-forwardness. The Crocs craze has persisted longer than most expected, but it is no secret why. During the Coronavirus pandemic, the consumer mindset shifted to welcome all things comfort.  Visit for more information Innerwear has become the new […]

Nike Launches Their First Big Web3 Project


In 2019, Nike secured a patent for block-chain-linked sneakers called CryptoKicks, making them one of the leading brands in the NFT trading outburst. Since then, Nike has announced the launch of their new platform called .Swoosh, where customers can become educated about web3 and collect virtual products, such as sneakers or jerseys. Nike’s purchase of […]