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First lady Jill Biden waves after she arrived at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Monday, March 8, 2021, in Washington state. Biden is scheduled to tour a portion of the base and visit with military families on Tuesday. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)


First Ladies’ Fashion: The Power Lies Within to Boost the Economy, Support Designers and Sustainability

Panelists singled out how different first ladies have been celebrated and criticized for their fashion choices.

clock March 12, 2021Rosemary Feitelberg

First lady Jill Biden tours Benjamin Franklin Elementary School.

Fashion Scoops

First Lady Jill Biden’s Team Just Says No to Talking About Clothes

First ladies have approached fashion with varying levels of interest.

clock March 4, 2021Rosemary Feitelberg

First lady Jill Biden and Education Secretary Miguel Cardona visit a classroom as they tour Benjamin Franklin Elementary School, Wednesday, March 3, 2021 in Meriden, Ct.

Fashion Scoops

Jill Biden and Education Secretary Go Back to School

The first lady spoke highly of the education system in the U.S.

clock March 3, 2021Rosemary Feitelberg

Gabriela Hearst got a minority investment from LVMH Luxury Ventures.

Fashion Scoops

Gabriela Hearst to Talk About Chloé, Fashion and Sustainability at The Met

The designer is the creative lead for Chloé and for her signature label.

clock March 1, 2021Rosemary Feitelberg

Markarian designer Alexandra O'Neill in one of her looks.

Fashion Features

How American Designers Are Basking In and Building on the Inauguration Fashion Spotlight

For the diverse group of young talent, the race is on to capitalize on the media attention, satisfy customer demand for even a small piece of their brands, and get ready for the fall 2021 season and New York Fashion Week.

clock February 10, 2021Booth Moore

President Joe Biden and first lady Jill Biden pose for a photo with family members at the Celebrating America concert at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2021, after his inauguration.. (Joshua Roberts/Pool photo via AP)


Meet the Family: Biden’s and Harris’ Nearest and Dearest

To a large degree, the Biden and the Harris families represent the modern blended American family.

clock February 3, 2021Rosemary Feitelberg and Leigh Nordstrom

Michelle Obama, Amanda Gorman and Ella Emhoff


WWD Report Card: Mittens, Headbands, Internet-breaking Coats

Bernie Sanders’ mittens, Ella Emhoff’s coat and Lady Gaga’s dove brooch square off in this week’s Report Card.

clock January 22, 2021Leigh Nordstrom and Alex Badia

Vice President Kamala Harris and Second Gentleman Douglas Emhoff.

Fashion Trends

On The Runways and Capitol Steps, Monochrome Prevailed

From outerwear to accessories, monochromatic looks were trending on the spring 2021 runways and at this week’s inaugural activities.

clock January 21, 2021Emily Mercer and Alex Badia

Left to right, Vice President Kamala Harris, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, poet Amanda Gorman, former First Lady Michelle Obama and First Lady Jill Biden at the inauguration of President Joe Biden in Washington D.C. on Jan. 20, 2021..

Fashion Features

Moore From L.A.: Biden Era Marks the Arrival of Symbolic Fashion

Distant from the Trump brand of too-muchness, the support of next-generation designers suggested a new possible future for American fashion–small, local, more considered, sustainable and meaningful.

clock January 21, 2021Booth Moore

President-elect Joe Biden, his wife Jill Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris and her husband Doug Emhoff arrive at the steps of the U.S. Capitol for the start of the official inauguration ceremonies, in Washington, Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2021. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

Designer and Luxury

VP Kamala Harris’ Choice of Christopher John Rogers Garners Most Media Impact Value

Harris’ purple coat and dress garnered $8.2 million in Media Impact Value.

clock January 21, 2021Lisa Lockwood

President Biden Granddaughters' Inauguration Fashion

Fashion Scoops

A Closer Look at President Biden’s Granddaughters’ Fashion on Inauguration Day

The Biden granddaughters followed the theme of monochromatic dressing during the inauguration ceremony, and later changed into youthful formal looks for the night’s festivities.

clock January 21, 2021Layla Ilchi

Vice President Kamala Harris, and her husband Doug Emhoff, and family, walk near the White House during a Presidential Escort to the White House.

Fashion Features

Fashion at the Forefront of Biden Inauguration

European designers and on-the-rise American brands were well-represented by inaugural attendees.

clock January 20, 2021Rosemary Feitelberg and Jean E. Palmieri

Fashion Industry Celebrates Biden, Harris Inauguration

Fashion Scoops

Fashion Industry Celebrates Biden, Harris Inauguration

“Today marks the day that we can never again say, that there has never been a female Vice President. This is America & I am proud to be American,” Prabal Gurung wrote.

clock January 20, 2021Layla Ilchi

WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 20: Poet Laureate Amanda Gorman prepares to speak at the inauguration of U.S. President Joe Biden on the West Front of the U.S. Capitol on January 20, 2021 in Washington, DC.  During today's inauguration ceremony Joe Biden becomes the 46th president of the United States. (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

Fashion Trends

Inaugural Fashions Set a Course for the Future

With the spotlight on jewel tones, youthful hair accessories and bold broaches, this year’s inauguration set the trends for the next four years.

clock January 20, 2021Emily Mercer and Thomas Waller and Alex Badia

Vice President Kamala Harris and her husband Doug Emhoff

Fashion Scoops

Purple Gets Pride of Place on Inauguration Day: The Message Behind It

On the momentous occasion that marked the changing of the guard in American leadership Wednesday, purple seemed the color to usher in the new era.

clock January 20, 2021Tara Donaldson

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