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Public School designers, Dao-Yi Chow (left) and Maxwell Osborne

Mens Fashion

Public School Men’s Spring 2019

The brand is opening its first retail store on Howard Street this month.

clock July 11, 2018Jean E. Palmieri and Alex Badia

Dao-yi Chow and Maxwell Osborne backstagePublic School show, Backstage, Spring Summer 2018, New York Fashion Week, USA - 10 Sep 2017

Fashion Scoops

Public School to Participate in NYFW: Men’s

The designers are hosting an event Wednesday night in TriBeCa.

clock July 6, 2018Jean E. Palmieri

Maxwell Osborne, Teyana Taylor, Dao-yi ChowMoet & Chandon by Public School launch celebration, Fulton Market, Spring Summer 2018, New York Fashion Week, USA - 10 Sep 2017


Models & Bottles: Public School x Moët & Chandon NYFW After Party

Pals of Maxwell Osborne and Dao-Yi Chow celebrated the designers’ collaborative bottle design and latest collection Sunday night.

clock September 11, 2017Andrew Nodell

Justine Skye in the front rowPublic School show, Front Row, Spring Summer 2018, New York Fashion Week, USA - 10 Sep 2017


Making the Grade: Front Row at Public School Spring 2018

Justine Skye, G-Eazy and DJ Cassidy attended the Sunday morning show in Chinatown.

clock September 10, 2017Andrew Nodell

Public School RTW Spring 2018

Fashion Show Reviews

Public School RTW Spring 2018

For spring, Dao-Yi Chow and Maxwell Osborne showed streetwear rooted in an elevated sense of social responsibility.

clock September 10, 2017Bridget Foley

The Moet bottles designed by Public School.

Fashion Scoops

Public School to Design Moët Bottle

The bottles will be unveiled at an after party on Sunday during New York Fashion Week.

clock September 6, 2017Jean E. Palmieri

ACLU poster

Fashion Scoops

CFDA, ACLU Join Forces for New York Fashion Week

The CFDA is encouraging its members to speak out about the need to protect hard-fought constitutional rights and freedoms.

clock August 29, 2017Lisa Lockwood

Swizz Beatz


Old School Style: Swizz Beatz x Bally Celebrate Design Collaboration

The New York party featured performances from classic hip-hop artists Doug E. Fresh and Slick Rick.

clock July 13, 2017Andrew Nodell

Usher, Kadeem 'Swizz Beatz' Dean, Common


Usher, Swizz Beatz, Chelsea Clinton and More Attend Gordon Parks Foundation Gala

Luminaries in the world of art and philanthropy gathered to honor the late photographer’s legacy in New York on Tuesday.

clock June 7, 2017Andrew Nodell

NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 25:  (L-R) Martha Stewart, Cindi Leive and Katiti Kironde attend the Glamour and L'Oreal Paris 2017 College Women of the Year Celebration at La Sirena on April 25, 2017 in New York City.  (Photo by Bryan Bedder/Getty Images for Glamour)


Martha Stewart Celebrates Next Generation of Female Leaders at Glamour Event

The event drew Martha Stewart, Katie Couric, Lydia Polgreen and Public School’s Dao-Yi Chow and Maxwell Osborne.

clock April 25, 2017Alexandra Steigrad

Prabal Gurung and his finale of slogan T-shirts.

Fashion Features

Wearing Your Politics on Your Sleeve

Fall was a season of speaking out through clothes. Was it a statement or a gimmick?

clock April 19, 2017Jessica Iredale

The hats were featured on the Public School runway for fall.


Public School Snapbacks Available for Sale

All proceeds from the Make America New York caps will be donated to the ACLU.

clock March 1, 2017Jean E. Palmieri

Narciso Rodriguez RTW Fall 2017

Fashion Features

Bridget Foley’s Diary: The Ripples of Change

Fashion has always been a world of what’s next — next trend, next superstar, next must-have item. But today the query “what’s next?” resonates more deeply, going to the core of the communal industry identity — fashion’s role in the culture as it continues to navigate very challenging times. The reality that the industry is in flux on multiple levels pulsed through New York Fashion Week.

clock February 24, 2017Bridget Foley

Raf Simons might have been inspired by America and its youth for his debut as chief creative officer for Calvin Klein Collection, but for this metal clutch, he looked to the periodic table — and perhaps to the house's archives, as Klein was known for some sterling silver clutches in the early Aughts. Worn as a necklace, the streamlined clutch came complete with the "Ag" symbol for silver, as well as a mark of "Made in Italy" and the company name and address as if swiped from the letterhead. — Roxanne Robinson

Accessory Trends

Accessories of the Day: New York Fashion Week, Fall 2017

WWD checks out hundreds of accessories presented each day on runways and picks the top looks for fall.

clock February 16, 2017Roxanne Robinson

Backstage at Public School RTW Fall 2017

Ready To Wear

Designers Make Political Statements on the Fall 2017 Runways

How designers communicated their feelings about the current political climate on the runway.

clock February 14, 2017Sophia Chabbott

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