Do fashion and politics belong together?

Interesting bedfellows Image: InDigital When Melania Trump wore a jacket emblazoned with ‘I Really Don’t Care, Do U?’ to a migrant shelter, her choice of clothing was obviously derided globally. It was a tone-deaf move but also served as a reminder that fashion is very much an integral part of the political conversation. London-based designer … Read more Do fashion and politics belong together?

Do fashion and politics belong together?

Interesting bedfellows Image: InDigital When Melania Trump wore a jacket emblazoned with ‘I Really Don’t Care, Do U?’ to a migrant shelter, her choice of clothing was obviously derided globally. It was a tone-deaf move but also served as a reminder that fashion is very much an integral part of the political conversation. London-based designer … Read more Do fashion and politics belong together?

It’s time to talk about the politics of the fashion industry

Think back on the year in fashion and it probably looks something like this: Beyoncé in Formation or the latex look she served at the Met Gala, everything Kim Kardashian, Rihanna in a Saint Laurent red heart-shaped fox fur coat or Demna Gvasalia’s debut as creative director of Balenciaga. Consumers are less likely to ponder … Read more It’s time to talk about the politics of the fashion industry

Why Fashion and Politics Don’t Mix

Remember back in November when bemused Clinton backers wept in their ateliers and Parisian designer Sophie Theallet rallied designers to join her in boycotting the new FLOTUS? Well now fashion, the entity, is having a change of heart. Nicole Miller is the latest American designer to support the idea of dressing the next First Lady, … Read more Why Fashion and Politics Don’t Mix