Skip to main content

Diversity and Inclusion

Gender-Neutral Brand TomboyX Creates Model Check-in Form

The series of questions are intended to help mitigate tensions around gender, race, special needs and any…

Welcoming ‘The Age of the Amateur’ and Parting With Consumer Consumption

The trend forecaster discussed the need for greater diversity in the fashion industry and the increasing…

First MFA Textiles Graduates at Parsons Are Multidisciplinary, Ready for New Challenges In and Out of Fashion

While the new-to-the-workforce candidates could work in fashion, they also have the skills to work in other…

Ralph Lauren, Donna Karan, Tracy Reese to Address Harlem’s Fashion Row Event

Tracy Reese will be among the industry veterans addressing the 75 Black designers at the virtual retreat.

Mirror, Mirror: Industry Players Look at Their Diversity Quotient

Industry giants from Ralph Lauren to Target discuss where they are now and where they need to go.

Outside View: Black Unison — Voices of Stylists

Journalist and stylist Zadrian Smith speaks to Black stylists Jason Bolden, Kollin Carter and Calvin Opaleye…

KNC Beauty Founder Launches Zoom School for Black Female Entrepreneurs

"We'll be going over resources and giving advice from other female founders to women of color who want to…

Bridget Foley’s Diary: Views Through Fashion’s Diversity Looking Glass

WWD asks industry giants to self-reflect on diversity and inclusion.

Mirror, Mirror: Holding Up a Looking Glass to Diversity in Fashion

Social justice has many facets. With equal employment opportunity in the forefront of discussion, industry…

Boy Meets Girl Collaborates on Hoodies and T-shirts to Combat Racism

The line features Maxwell Hanson and Finnegan McKenna, two best friends from New York City.

Activism Through Art Form: Munroe Bergdorf

"I want society to recognize our humanity, to offer us opportunity, to keep us safe and encourage us to live…

Activism Through Art Form: Helen Harris

"To be poor is hard. To be Black is hard. To be queer is hard. To be all at once is a death sentence and that…

Activism Through Art Form: Coco and Breezy

"It's great to be highlighted during Pride, but I hope that people can recognize the talent on an everyday…

Activism Through Art Form: DeVonn Francis

"The fact of the matter is Black people have been the shapers and builders of so many important forms of…

Confronting Change in Fashion

Protests against anti-Black racism and calls for systemic change target racialized and gendered social and…