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Fashion Features

Green People: Instagram’s Patagonia Alter-Ego, ‘Pattie Gonia,’ Questions Everything

On Instagram, Pattie Gonia (a pun on Patagonia) gives queer folks safe haven in the outdoors. Here, she discusses the pandemic and allyship.

clock July 8, 2020Kaley Roshitsh

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Fashion Scoops

The Fashion, Beauty and Media Brands Pulling Ads from Facebook

Major brands are pulling their advertising from the social media platform as part of the “Stop Hate For Profit” campaign.

clock July 2, 2020Layla Ilchi



What’s Patagonia’s Succession Strategy?

With Patagonia’s Rose Marcario stepping down, she says: “Now is the right time for the next generation team to step in.”

clock June 12, 2020Kaley Roshitsh

Patagonia, Rose Marcario


Patagonia’s CEO Rose Marcario Steps Down

Effective June 12, Patagonia’s chief executive officer and president Rose Marcario is stepping down.

clock June 10, 2020Kaley Roshitsh

Sustainable, employees, social

Business Features

Even for Sustainable Brands, It’s a Matter of Survival

Patagonia, Everlane and Reformation are brands focused on sustainability, but how long can they and start-ups afford to do the right thing?

clock April 1, 2020Kaley Roshitsh

How Coronavirus Is Impacting the Fashion Industry


The Retail Wishlist

Retailers closing stores across the country amid the coronavirus pandemic have asked the government to intervene.

clock March 20, 2020Sindhu Sundar

Rental, resale


What of Renting, Consigning and Reselling Clothing During Quarantine?

WFH? Resale marketplaces try virtual consignment, as rental services aim to adjust their offerings for customers with nowhere to go. Analysts weigh in.

clock March 18, 2020Kaley Roshitsh

Store closed sign


COVID-19 Retail Store Closures

Fashion reacts by temporarily closing stores or reducing hours to help prevent the spread of the coronavirus. Here’s the complete list of changes.

clock March 17, 2020Kellie Ell

What to Know About Coronavirus’ Impact in New York City


Coronavirus-related Shutdowns Spark More Questions on Pay

As states around the U.S. scramble to restrict public places in order to slow the pandemic, many workers face questions about pay.

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Urban Outfitters


Store Closures in North America Begin as Coronavirus Spreads

The list now includes Urban Outfitters, Patagonia, Everlane, Abercrombie, Glossier, Nike, Allbirds and Apple. Others have announced limited store hours.

clock March 14, 2020Kellie Ell

Appear Here's mural for the contest in Hackney, London.


Appear Here Searching for Creative and Socially Responsible Retailers

The contest has grown every year since its inception in 2017.

clock January 10, 2020Sharon Edelson

A model wearing a dress with a pattern by Alan Li, who is working on a painting behind her.

Ready To Wear

Where Some See Disabilities, Alivia Sees Art for Fashion

The brand’s cofounder coaxes and nurtures creativity.

clock January 2, 2020Sharon Edelson

The scene on Black Friday 2018.

Fashion Scoops

These 7 Fashion and Beauty Brands Are Doing Black Friday 2019 Differently

The post-Thanksgiving day shopping ritual is getting an untraditional update.

clock November 20, 2019Layla Ilchi

Alex Rodriguez hits the runway.

Fashion Scoops

A-Rod, Javon Walton and ‘Bachelor’ Star Demi Burnett Model at Dick’s Sporting Goods’ First Runway Show

The sporting goods chain has been in the news recently, due to its ceo’s new book and the company’s stance on gun control.

clock October 10, 2019Rosemary Feitelberg

Fair Trade Pop-Up


Fair Trade USA Unveils First NYC Marketplace

Patagonia, West Elm, Kroger and other Fair Trade brand partners showcase in Manhattan’s Seaport District through Oct.

clock October 7, 2019Kaley Roshitsh

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Live Coverage from Milan Digital Fashion Week

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