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17 black-owned businesses in honor of Black History Month
In 2017, H&M, Dove, and Zara were just a few of the global companies that faced backlash because of racist accusations, marketing, and cultural appropriation. In the midst of all the controversy, people are tired of supporting these brands and more and more folks are turning to small black-owned businesses for better service and products.
Feb 24 3:05PM Mashable

Shailene Woodley Attends Salvatore Ferragamo Show
The actress talked about her film "Adrift" and the unexpected second series of "Big Little Lies.
Feb 24 2:46PM WWD-Fashion

Thank You for Asking
Young people are radically changing how we think about violence, consent and gender. Antioch College is where much of the conversation started.
Feb 24 11:00AM NYTimes

Actress Heather Graham Turns From #MeToo to Toil and Trouble
In her directorial debut, Half Magic, women fight misogyny in Hollywood with witchcraft.
Feb 24 11:00AM NYTimes

Beauty Banks: The toiletry equivalent to food banks takes off
Jo Jones, a PR and beauty director, and her friend, beauty columnist and writer Sali Hughes, were, they say, partly motivated to act after hearing how teenage girls were "rolling their own" tampons because they couldn't afford sanitary products. The pair, who both work in the beauty industry, were appalled by what is sometimes known as period poverty.
Feb 24 6:04AM Sky News

Open Thread: Open Thread: This Week in Style News
What Johnny Weir packed for the Olympics, Gucci's cyborgs and more.
Feb 24 12:00AM NYTimes

plus 4 more brands should focus on
Editor's Note: The following is a guest post from Brett Hyman, president of NVE Experience Agency. As marketers, we're used to fighting the fear of missing out always connecting, watching and following the conversation to ensure we're not whiffing on valuable opportunities.
Feb 23 11:53PM Marketing Dive

Iskra Lawrence Talks Instagram Fame, Struggling With Eating Disorders at FIT Symposium
The large-size model with four million Instagram followers said she believes aspiration "should not be a look, but a feeling.
Feb 23 11:05PM WWD-Fashion

Encounters: The Show Goes On for Arrested 'Housewife' Luann de Lesseps
After an incident in Palm Beach, Fla., the countess is working on her sobriety, revising her cabaret show and preparing for a likely Season 10 on Bravo.
Feb 23 10:17PM NYTimes

48 Hours: In Milan, a Trip to Jeremy Scott's Candy-Colored World
The creative director of Moschino puts finishing touches on his kaleidoscopic fall/winter 2018 collection.
Feb 23 10:12PM NYTimes

Iris van Herpern Talks About Her Experimental Approach to Futuristic Design
Through another tie-up with the University of Technology in the Netherlands, van Herpen is helping to advance 3-D printing and other techniques.
Feb 23 8:25PM WWD-Fashion

Gucci Donates to Gun-Control March
The Italian brand has pledged $500,000 to the March for Our Lives rally.
Feb 23 8:09PM WWD-Fashion

5 Marketing Strategies From Major Brands: What You Can Learn From Their Mistakes and Successes
Marketing / Marketing Strategies You don't need a big budget to learn from these big-budget brands. February 23, 2018 4 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own.
Feb 23 8:05PM Entrepreneur

Sustainability and Technology Front and Center at Paris Fabric Fairs
Designers cited an amped up push on sustainable fabrics, while Premire Vision Paris presented an enlarged Wearable Lab Village.
Feb 23 7:03PM WWD-Fashion

First Person: How I Became a 37-Year-Old Snowbird
After the death of a pet and the forced sale of her home, combined with a bad case of seasonal affective disorder, a writer heads south and keeps running.
Feb 23 6:24PM NYTimes

Rich Minimalism: Density the New Gauge of Luxury for Spring 2019
Soft fabrications and modern evolutions on shine were among the other ruling fabric trends at the Premire Vision Paris and Texworld Paris shows.
Feb 23 6:24PM WWD-Fashion

Tod's Seeks to Surprise With Drops, Collaborations
Called Tod's Factory, it eyes a younger customer and involves dropping capsules and limited-edition collections every month.
Feb 23 5:58PM WWD-Fashion

10 Polaroids : Francesco Risso Shares a Glimpse Into His Creative World in Polaroids
Marni's creative director captures his inspirations in 10 dreamlike images.
Feb 23 5:53PM NYTimes

Giorgio Armani's One Night Only to Travel to Shanghai
The event will be held on May 25.
Feb 23 5:52PM WWD-Fashion

Union's Beth Gibbs, No Sesso Come at Streetwear With a Fresh Perspective
The collection, created around Black History Month, is the second between Elizabeth Birkett Gibbs' label No Sesso and Bephie.
Feb 23 5:34PM WWD-Fashion