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It Gets Better Project and American Eagle Outfitters to Launch Two New Programs

The It Gets Better Project was started in 2010 by syndicated columnist Dan Savage and his partner Terry Miller.

clock July 12, 2021Rosemary Feitelberg

The film poster for “L’Hommage.”

Fashion Scoops

L’Hommage Event Returns to New York to Help the LGBTQ Community

There will also be a tribute for Vjuan Allure, who died in March.

clock June 24, 2021Rosemary Feitelberg

design student Jose Salazar

Fashion Features

Young Faces of Pride: What the Month Means and What It Shouldn’t

WWD gets a view of Pride Month through the eyes of fashion’s next generation.

clock June 24, 2021Victor Vaughns Jr.

Abigail Olivieri from upstate New York and other LGBT supporters in front of the U.S. Supreme Court, Tuesday, Oct. 8, 2019, in Washington. The Supreme Court is set to hear arguments in its first cases on LGBT rights since the retirement of Justice Anthony Kennedy. Kennedy was a voice for gay rights while his successor, Brett Kavanaugh, is regarded as more conservative. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)

Retail

Amid Strides in LGBTQ Worker Rights, Fashion’s Culture Still Too Gendered

Federal civil rights laws may protect LGBTQ workers, but corporate culture and binary clothing remain stuck in the past, advocates say.

clock June 23, 2021Sindhu Sundar

Isaias Hernandez is the creator of Queer Brown Vegan where he makes accessible environmental education content.

Social Impact

What Is Sustainability Amid New Rush of Digital Activism?

Sustainability is a zeitgeist word in fashion, but today it’s being reclaimed in all its nuance by Indigenous, Black and LGBTQ purveyors. 

clock June 23, 2021Kaley Roshitsh

Ludovic de Saint Sernin RTW Spring 2021

Fashion Features

4 LGBTQ Designers on Their Inspirations and Creating for Their Community

Get to know four brands creating things to fill a fashion void they see in the market for their LGBTQ community.

clock June 22, 2021Thomas Waller

A still from the NFT

Fashion Scoops

Givenchy Parfums Creates NFT Artwork to Profit LGBTQ Cause

The house teamed with gallerist and LGBTQ supporter Amar Singh and artists from the Rewind Collective for the project.

clock June 22, 2021Jennifer Weil

Viktor & Rolf is partnering with GLAAD.

Beauty Features

Viktor & Rolf, GLAAD Team for Long-term Partnership

The fashion and fragrance brand will kick off numerous activations for Pride month, including a digital campaign, called “Free to Love, Free to Be Me.”

clock June 15, 2021Jennifer Weil

Actor Dyllon Burnside attends FX's "Pose" third and finale season premiere at Jazz at Lincoln Center on Thursday, April 29, 2021, in New York. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP)

People

Dyllón Burnside Was Caught Off Guard by the ‘Pose’ Finale

The actor on the series finale, his new single “Heaven” and projects to come.

clock June 11, 2021Kristen Tauer

Donatella Versace

Fashion Scoops

Versace Supports Lady Gaga’s Born This Way Foundation

A replica of the leather jacket that Versace designed for the Born This Way Ball tour in 2011 will be auctioned to support Lady Gaga’s charity foundation.

clock June 1, 2021Alessandra Turra

Alexander Wang

Fashion Scoops

Alexander Wang Met With Accusers, Their Lawyer Responds

The designer and his 11 accusers have met, according to their attorney.

clock March 9, 2021Rosemary Feitelberg

CT Heddeb in Tulum.

People

CT Hedden Talks About Introducing Tulum to Drag and Learning Fashion and Beauty Tips From the Locals

Through an unexpected extended stay, CT Hedden has learned a good deal about Mayan fashion and makeup.

clock March 8, 2021Rosemary Feitelberg

Nikki Porcher, founder of Buy From a Black Woman.

Business Features

Empowering Women on International Women’s Day and Beyond

To honor International Women’s Day, different brands are supporting women’s empowerment.

clock March 8, 2021Rosemary Feitelberg

Alexander Wang

Fashion Scoops

Alexander Wang Responds to Accusations of Sexual Misconduct, Attorney Lisa Bloom to Represent Some of the Alleged Victims

While the designer has gone on the defensive, his accusers are now working with a high-powered attorney.

clock January 4, 2021Rosemary Feitelberg

Alexander Wang, Dua LipaBVLGARI party, Spring Summer 2020, New York Fashion Week, USA - 07 Sep 2019

Fashion Scoops

As Controversy Continues, Alexander Wang Responds to Allegations of Sexual Misconduct

The designer has come under fire for alleged sexual misconduct.

clock December 31, 2020Rosemary Feitelberg

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