Women in Fashion

"Society’s Best Kept Secret": Jackie O's Anonymous Wedding Dress Designer

In 1898, Ann Lowe was born as the granddaughter of an enslaved dressmaker in Alabama. She learned to sew from her grandmother and mother, taking over the family business at the age of 16, when her mother died. Read More »

Meet Mariah Idrissi, the First Hijab-Wearing Model to Be Featured in an H&M Ad

Mariah Idrissi, 23, is helping to raise the bar for diversity in the fashion industry.  Read More »

MAKERS Attends Carrie Hammer's NYFW 2015 "Role Models Not Runway Models" Show

While this year's New York Fashion Week is coming to an end, MAKERS started off our celebrations by attending the Carrie Hammer Spring 2016 show, "Role Models Not Runway Models" at the Mercedes Benz Manhattan Showroom.  Read More »

Diane von Furstenberg Spring 2016 Show Dazzles With Star Models

Fresh designs and silhouettes aren't the only things being shown off at this year's New York Fashion Week. Read More »

Fashion and Beauty MAKERS

Whether you love fashion or not, clothing impacts our lives. Read More »

Fashion Blogger and Model With Muscular Dystrophy Signs With Iconic Agency IMG

Jillian Mercado is the fashion blogger behind Manufactured 1987, and is now officially one of IMG's newest models.  Read More »

Inspiring 18-Year-Old Model With Down Syndrome Will Walk at Fashion Week

Madeline Stuart is changing the fashion world in a big way. Read More »

Modcloth's New Collection Features Figure-Flattering Dresses for All Sizes

By Sophia Chabbott It's not every day we can come out and say that a collection hits all of these notes: Read More »

These Stylish Sisters Are Setting Out to Change the Game of Fast Fashion

By Sophia Chabbott Clare and Mag Chan are setting out to be major players in the fashion industry. Read More »