A CHALLENGING DISCUSSION: The Council of Fashion Designers of America and Gen Art are teaming up to host their first panel discussion on March 25, called "The Future of Fashion: A Panel Discussion on the Challenges Facing Young Designers Today." The...
A CHALLENGING DISCUSSION: The Council of Fashion Designers of America and Gen Art are teaming up to host their first panel discussion on March 25, called "The Future of Fashion: A Panel Discussion on the Challenges Facing Young Designers Today." The panel, which includes designers Narciso Rodriguez and Rebecca Taylor, attorney Elizabeth Pearce, Julie Gilhart from Barneys New York and Vogue’s Sally Singer, will be moderated by Bridget Foley, vice president and executive editor of W and WWD. The event will take place at the Graduate Center of the City University of New York at 365 Fifth Avenue at 7 p.m.
LIZ TEAMS WITH LIFETIME: In partnership with Lifetime TV’s annual campaign to stop violence against women, being held this week, Liz Claiborne Inc. has created a specially designed scarf and tie being delivered to political leaders and advocates, including all members of Congress, through Friday. During this week, Liz Claiborne is encouraging these influentials to wear the scarf or tie as a symbol of unity of men and women working together to stop violence against women. Paul Charron, chairman and chief executive officer of Claiborne, is set to attend a White House roundtable session Wednesday to discuss the issue of violence against women.
"You start one way as a baby, but why shouldn't you be able to choose your own path as opposed to culturally people telling you which way to go?" - Thom Browne at his men's spring 2018 show, where he celebrated gender fluidity. #pfw #wwdmens (📷: @delphineachard)
"I think that all anyone really wants in life is to have people understand us for who we actually are, despite everything," says Ruth Negga. The actress talks "Preachers" season 2 and more on WWD.com. #wwdeye (📷: Dan Doperalski)