New York Fashion week starts today and the world will watch outrageous designs strut down the runway. How did New York become one of the great fashion centres of the modern world?
From changing its name to Saint Laurent to bringing an air of perma-cool to the fashion house, creative director Hedi Slimane has turned the company's fortunes around.
It’s not because their clothes are too tight.
Pop-up stores allow retailers to test demand for their product, while playing on customers FoMO - fear of missing out.
The musician's shape-shifting sense of style helped him recruit new audiences.
Perhaps the 5'10" candidate felt like he needed a 'lift.'
The global color authority seems intent on obliterating the confines of gender-color associations.
Is Benedict Cumberbatch's character, All, an unwelcome stereotype?
For the company's brand, it's crucial to figure out a way to continue making clothes on American soil.
Traditional brands like Levis are suffering big set backs from the growing trend of sport fashion.
Beards are in. So why aren't politicians following suit?
While fashion can be an act of defiance and subversion, it can also exploit the oppressed.
Cosplay involves fans dressing up as a favourite pop culture character, but it's also a way to experiment with gender. Is there a difference between the way men and women crossplay?
Seriously though - can fashion really damage your health?
Female faculty are far more likely to be seen as less smart than their male counterparts in student evaluations. How damaging are such comments?
A walk through some of the more extreme examples of historical shoes.
The most simple form of adornment – a single piece of cloth – can be a signifier of status and wealth.
Meet four women who have lived, breathed and worked to actually become Alice.
The debate over the color of "the dress," a social media phenomena, tells us a lot about how internet-wide opinions are formed and manipulated.
Australian Aboriginal dress is rarely cited as a key inspiration for contemporary clothes designers. Maybe it's time that changed.