Must Read: Andre Leon Talley Calls His Memoir a ‘Love Letter’ to Anna Wintour, Beauty Brands Must Focus on E-commerce

These are the stories making headlines in fashion on Friday. Andre Leon Talley calls his memoir a ‘love letter’ to Anna WintourWhile most reviews of Andre Leon Talley’s memoir “The Chiffon Trenches” consider it a vengeful takedown of his former boss, … Read more…

Must Read: How Beauty Sampling Will Change Post-Pandemic, Some Brands Are Getting the ‘Crisis Pivot’ Right

These are the stories making headlines in fashion on Friday. Beauty sampling is poised for major changes post-pandemicAs cosmetics retailers grapple with the future of beauty shopping, WWD asks the question: What does a high-touch category look like in the … Read more…

Must Read: Independent Fashion Brands Are Struggling, the Beauty Industry Is Cashing in on Virtual Consultations

These are the stories making headlines in fashion on Friday. Independent fashion brands are struggling during the pandemicIndependent fashion brands around the world are facing an onslaught of business challenges amidst the pandemic, including declining sales, loss of funding, uncertainty … Read more…

Must Read: What’s the Point of a Fashion Magazine Now?, How 5 Very Different Brands Are Handling E-Commerce

These are the stories making headlines in fashion on Friday. What’s the point of a fashion magazine now? In a world that continues to be ravaged by the coronavirus pandemic, fashion magazines are being forced to deal with reality. Monthly magazines … Read more…

These Brands Are Giving Away Product to Medical Professionals at the Front Lines of the Pandemic

Fashion and beauty brands are mobilizing to respond to the Covid-19 pandemic in different ways. Some are donating money to different organizations and efforts to fight the coronavirus. Others are pivoting production to manufacture essential supplies for healthcare workers, like … Continue reading Fashionista … Read more…

Must Read: How to Protect Your Business During a Pandemic, Brands Are Weighing the Pros and Cons of Discounting

These are the stories making headlines in fashion on Friday. How to protect your business during a pandemicAs the current public-health crisis has caused many stores to close, many small-business owners are facing a variety of issues due to economic … Read more…

Must Read: What Brands Need to Know About Addressing Mental Health and Gen Z, Everlane Announces Organic Cotton Commitment

These are the stories making headlines in fashion on Friday. What brands need to know about addressing mental health and Gen ZGen Z customers are drastically different from their predecessors. And as brands try to cater to this demographic, they … Read more…

Fifth Wall Ventures's new $100 million "retail" fund aims to back online brands that need real world space

Fifth Wall Ventures, a four-year-old, the L.A.-based, real-estate focused venture firm, has just closed a $ 100 million vehicle called that it’s calling its “retail fund.” The vehicle comes hot on the heels of a $ 212 million debut fund … Read more…

Fashion Influencer Marissa Casey Fuchs’ Elaborate Instagram Wedding Proposal Is Aimed at Brands to Say, ‘I Do’

Photo Illustration by Elizabeth Brockway/The Daily Beast/Getty For the past week, Marissa Casey Fuchs’ 178,000 followers have been dutifully tuning in to watch the fashion influencer’s elaborate marriage proposal play out in real time. When Gabriel Grossman, Fuch’s investment banker … Read more…