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Fashion

Celebrating and Remembering Fashion Visionary Sonia Rykiel

Liberator, originator, and fashion icon Sonia Rykiel died Thursday from complications from Parkinson’s disease. According to her website, Rykiel urged women to be seductive, mysterious, eccentric, and to create their own style. Read More »

7 Inspiring Models Gracing the Runways of Fashion Week

This year, from September 8-15, New York Fashion Week will feature the world's most brilliant designers and striking models in one of the season's most celebrated events. Read More »

"Ghostbusters" Actress Leslie Jones Shows Women of All Sizes Deserve Red Carpet Fashion

When actress Leslie Jones tried to find a dress for the film premiere of "Ghostbusters," she said that no designers were willing to help her. Read More »

4 Facts You Didn't Know About the Bikini

Exactly 70 years ago today, Louis Réard, a French designer, debuted a scandalous two-piece summer ensemble at a public pool in Paris. Read More »

These 3 Fashion Retailers Have Signed Up for the Equal Pay Pledge

The United State of Women summit took place in Washington, D.C., on June 14. Read More »

All Hail Missy Elliott! The Fashion Legacy of Marc Jacobs’s Latest Muse

Are Missy Elliott and Marc Jacobs a match made in fashion heaven? Read More »

Get to Know Runway of Dreams Founder Mindy Scheier

After her son Oliver was diagnosed with a rare form of Muscular Dystrophy — of which there are only 70 known cases — Mindy Scheier knew she had to use her fashion degree to make a difference. Read More »

New Study: Nearly 50 Percent of Women in the UK Cancel Plans Because of Nothing to Wear

For further proof of how much fashion can affect our moods: A new study from the U.K. reports that nearly half of all British women queried reported having canceled plans because they felt like they didn't have anything to wear. Read More »

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Meet Model Iskra Lawrence, Plus-Size Fashion's Newest It Girl Turned Fashion Editor

By Lauren Chan As the spotlight on plus-size fashion gets bigger and brighter, influencers seem to be coming out of the woodwork every day. (Insert clapping hands emoji!) Read More »

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