For 20 years, Kenneth Cole has used the medium for messages larger than fashion.
Puns, politics and the personal beliefs of its founder have been the advertising foundation for Kenneth Cole Productions from day one. Besides Benetton, no other designer has dared to present itself to the world using ideas and images that often have little to do with clothes and everything to do with AIDS, abortion, gun control or whatever else happens to be on its founder’s mind.
"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)