Layla Ilchi

Layla Ilchi is the trending news reporter at WWD, covering fashion, entertainment and celebrity news. She is an NYU alum and is currently a student at the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism. Layla has previously written for publications like New York Magazine, Harper’s Bazaar and V Magazine.

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Kate Spade and Archie Comics Team for Capsule Collection

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Kate Spade and Archie Comics Team for Capsule Collection

Betty Cooper and Veronica Lodge are front and center in the brand’s latest collaboration.

clock July 13, 2020Layla Ilchi

TikTok Ban: Possible US Ban

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Amazon Asks Employees to Delete TikTok for Security Reasons

The move comes after Secretary of State Mike Pompeo suggested a ban on TikTok in the U.S.

clock July 10, 2020Layla Ilchi

Shein Apologizes After Backlash Over Swastika Necklace

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Shein Apologizes After Backlash Over Swastika Necklace

This is the latest offensive cultural misstep for the fast-fashion retailer.

clock July 10, 2020Layla Ilchi

The Fashion and Beauty Brands Creating Scholarships for Black Students

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These Fashion and Beauty Brands Are Creating Scholarships for Black Students

Major companies are continuing their commitments to the Black Lives Matter movement with scholarships aiding Black and POC students.

clock July 10, 2020Layla Ilchi

Most Popular Disney Makeup Looks

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Disney Princess Makeup Looks Generate High Search Volume Among Beauty Fans

A new report by Cosmetify looks at the top searched makeup looks inspired by Disney princesses and villains.

clock July 9, 2020Layla Ilchi

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Diff Eyewear Unveils ‘Star Wars’-Themed Collection

The collection is tied to the 40th anniversary of “Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back.”

clock July 8, 2020Layla Ilchi

What to Know About Blackout Day 2020

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What to Know About Blackout Day 2020

The initiative calls on Black Americans to use their economic power to spotlight the racial wealth gap.

clock July 7, 2020Layla Ilchi

TikTok Ban: Possible US Ban

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The U.S. ‘Looking at’ Banning TikTok

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo suggested the ban during an interview with Fox News on Monday.

clock July 7, 2020Layla Ilchi

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Kanye West Files New Apparel Trademark Application

West made headlines on July 4 when he announced his 2020 presidential run.

clock July 6, 2020Layla Ilchi

Harry Styles’ JW Anderson Cardigan Inspires TikTok Challenge

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Harry Styles’ JW Anderson Cardigan Inspires Viral TikTok Challenge

“It’s so amazing the power of craft.”

clock July 2, 2020Layla Ilchi

Ghislaine Maxwell, Jeffrey Epstein’s Longtime Associate, Has Been Arrested

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Ghislaine Maxwell, Jeffrey Epstein’s Longtime Associate, Arrested

Maxwell was arrested for her ties to Epstein’s child sex-trafficking operation.

clock July 2, 2020Layla Ilchi

Facebook HQ building Facebook headquarters, Dublin, Ireland - 14 Sep 2018

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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

Princess DianaPRINCESS DIANA AND PRINCE CHARLES TOUR OF HONG KONG - November 1989

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Looking Back at Princess Diana’s Iconic Style

WWD looks back at the late princess’ highly regarded style in celebration of her birthday.

clock July 1, 2020Layla Ilchi

Everything to Know About the James Charles and Tati Westbrook Fight

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Tati Westbrook Apologizes to James Charles, Accuses Shane Dawson, Jeffree Star for 2019 Drama

“I’ve lost over a year of my life terrified of social media and terrified of speaking out against the people that used, coerced and manipulated me into uploading my video of May last year.”

clock June 30, 2020Layla Ilchi

What to Know About Beyoncé’s New Visual Album, ‘Black Is King’

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What to Know About Beyoncé’s New Visual Album, ‘Black Is King’

“The events of 2020 have made the film’s vision and message even more relevant, as people across the world embark on a historic journey.”

clock June 29, 2020Layla Ilchi

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