What is the prognosis for the spirit of New York?

Being in an Empire State of mind is a little different these days. Many fled the city as the pandemic raged for their Catskills retreats, Long Island beach houses, or back to the small towns they thought they’d left far

What is the prognosis for the spirit of New York?

Being in an Empire State of mind is a little different these days. Many fled the city as the pandemic raged for their Catskills retreats, Long Island beach houses, or back to the small towns they thought they’d left far

Big tech investor tells fashion industry not to trust Amazon

We’ve been grateful for Amazon during pandemic months, even becoming dependent on the instant hit of receiving our orders within 24 hours. We’ve made Jeff Bezos the planet’s first trillionaire. But one Silicon Valley regular advises us to wean ourselves

Big tech investor tells fashion industry not to trust Amazon

We’ve been grateful for Amazon during pandemic months, even becoming dependent on the instant hit of receiving our orders within 24 hours. We’ve made Jeff Bezos the planet’s first trillionaire. But one Silicon Valley regular advises us to wean ourselves

New book charts groundbreaking rise of New Romantics

There’s a longing when we view images from this brief yet influential period in British fashion: the freedom, the courage, the pioneering spirt. It was a time before designer labels dominated youth culture, and creativity flourished. I was excited to

New book charts groundbreaking rise of New Romantics

There’s a longing when we view images from this brief yet influential period in British fashion: the freedom, the courage, the pioneering spirt. It was a time before designer labels dominated youth culture, and creativity flourished. I was excited to

Black Lives Matter in fashion school, a case study

It is rare that an educational institution will permit a journalist to sniff around, speaking to faculty but most importantly to black and brown students about their experience at the school. But one program director at Parsons School of Design

Black Lives Matter in fashion school, a case study

It is rare that an educational institution will permit a journalist to sniff around, speaking to faculty but most importantly to black and brown students about their experience at the school. But one program director at Parsons School of Design

Being a part-time fashion educator during a pandemic

Times are hard for many people right now but I write about what I know. I spill the beans on the hustle that is fashion education here in this piece for FashionUnited…

Being a part-time fashion educator during a pandemic

Times are hard for many people right now but I write about what I know. I spill the beans on the hustle that is fashion education here in this piece for FashionUnited…

Are traditional fashion shows archaic next to the promise of digital?

Digital technology pulled us through a global pandemic when otherwise we’d have been cut off from the rest of humankind with only banana bread recipes for solace. Now digital’s possibilities are endless. But will the fashion industry get with the

Are traditional fashion shows archaic next to the promise of digital?

Digital technology pulled us through a global pandemic when otherwise we’d have been cut off from the rest of humankind with only banana bread recipes for solace. Now digital’s possibilities are endless. But will the fashion industry get with the

15 fashion pros offer key advice to their younger selves Part 2

Fashion is a tricky landscape to navigate but hindsight is a wonderful GPS. In this, the second part, another group of internationally accomplished fashion professionals dish the dirt on what they wish they’d known back then when they were starting out.

15 fashion pros offer key advice to their younger selves Part 2

Fashion is a tricky landscape to navigate but hindsight is a wonderful GPS. In this, the second part, another group of internationally accomplished fashion professionals dish the dirt on what they wish they’d known back then when they were starting out.

15 fashion pros offer key advice to their younger selves Part 1

If I only knew then what I know now is a common reaction at some point in life. It can be merely regretful or become a motivator to make sure others don’t make the same mistakes as you have. These

15 fashion pros offer key advice to their younger selves Part 1

If I only knew then what I know now is a common reaction at some point in life. It can be merely regretful or become a motivator to make sure others don’t make the same mistakes as you have. These

Is European fashion paying enough attention to Black Lives Matter?

Having worked in the European fashion industry for a long time before coming to the US, this is a question I had to ask. I suspect there might be a tendency across the pond to think that this big, loud

Is European fashion paying enough attention to Black Lives Matter?

Having worked in the European fashion industry for a long time before coming to the US, this is a question I had to ask. I suspect there might be a tendency across the pond to think that this big, loud

Fashion must embrace Black Lives Matter for eco-justice

If there’s any industry I know, it’s the fashion industry. I feel qualified to speak to this. It’s swirling with the casually cruel behavior which props up white supremacy. As we all look inward as a nation, and in the

Fashion must embrace Black Lives Matter for eco-justice

If there’s any industry I know, it’s the fashion industry. I feel qualified to speak to this. It’s swirling with the casually cruel behavior which props up white supremacy. As we all look inward as a nation, and in the