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A look from Apartment 202.

Fashion Features

Apartment 202 Carving Out a Space

Apartment 202 is a contemporary women’s wear brand known for its eye-catching pieces.

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Mens Fashion

Market Moments: O. Studio Design

El Lewis launched a knitwear brand heavily influenced by athleticism and futurism.

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Jade Mayo

Fashion Features

Part 2: Coming-Out Stories From Young Black Creatives

Outside of Pride Month, more young Black creatives share their coming-out stories.

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Footwear

Market Moments: Sunni Sunni

Sunni Dixon, a Chocolate City native, just launched his e-commerce during the pandemic, a feat for a Black creative amid nationwide revolt against police brutality.

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Footwear

Market Moments: Arch NYC

A portion of the Oynx strappy sandal’s proceeds are being donated to various organizations that are fighting against social and racial injustices.

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Under Armour, P&G and Revlon

Human Resources

Mirror Mirror: The Industry Breaks Down Its Diversity

In the final part of a series, leading fashion, beauty and retail companies break down the makeup of their workforces — and their diversity.

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Business Features

Bridget Foley’s Diary: Views Through Fashion’s Diversity Looking Glass

WWD asks industry giants to self-reflect on diversity and inclusion.

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Munroe Bergdorf

People

Activism Through Art Form: Munroe Bergdorf

“I want society to recognize our humanity, to offer us opportunity, to keep us safe and encourage us to live authentically.”

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Helen Harris

People

Activism Through Art Form: Helen Harris

“To be poor is hard. To be Black is hard. To be queer is hard. To be all at once is a death sentence and that is not fair. I need the future to hold compassion and freedom and real happiness.”

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Coco and Breezy

People

Activism Through Art Form: Coco and Breezy

“It’s great to be highlighted during Pride, but I hope that people can recognize the talent on an everyday basis. I hope that the community will receive equal opportunities, especially when it is our story to tell.”

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DeVonn Francis

People

Activism Through Art Form: DeVonn Francis

“The fact of the matter is Black people have been the shapers and builders of so many important forms of dance, food, fashion and music, and it’s time to be properly credited and paid for that labor.”

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Fashion Features

Coming Out Stories From Young Black Creatives

From Los Angeles to New York young, Black creatives share their coming out stories.

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Instagram posts from Mimi Moffie and Asia O'Hara.

Fashion Features

Voices of Fashion’s Black Creatives on the Work to Be Done, Part 3

In the final part of the series, black creatives sound off on racism, fighting police brutality, what brands can do to enact change, and more.

clock June 9, 2020Andrew Shang and Victor Vaughns Jr. and Thomas Waller and Emily Mercer and Luis Campuzano and Rosemary Feitelberg and Jenny B. Fine and Booth Moore

Instagram posts from Armando Cabral and BLK MKT Vintage.

Fashion Features

Voices of Fashion’s Black Creatives on the Work to Be Done, Part 2

Part two in an ongoing dialogue with the industry’s black creatives on changes that need to be made.

clock June 8, 2020Andrew Shang and Thomas Waller and Victor Vaughns Jr. and Luis Campuzano and Emily Mercer and Rosemary Feitelberg and Jean E. Palmieri and Booth Moore and Jenny B. Fine and Alex Badia

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Financial

Black Lives Matter, Protester Bailouts and Rebuilding Causes You Can Donate To

A list of places to show support for great causes.

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Paul Jowdy to Depart WWD and Fairchild Live

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