This Romanian Designer Is Making Full-On Fashion out of Discarded Wires

This Romanian Designer Is Making Full-On Fashion out of Discarded Wires

Alexandra Sipa is making clothes fit for an electrifying parallel universe. The 23-year-old designer creates corset-like tops and body-engulfing ruffled dresses all out of discarded wires. The idea was born out of a happy accident. “I was researching for my sustainability project for school, and my headphones broke,” says Sipa, who was in her second […]
How One Designer Is Using Animation Programs for High Fashion and PPE

How One Designer Is Using Animation Programs for High Fashion and PPE

Photo: Courtesy of Edwin Mohney  During COVID-19, fashion has gone even more digital. Amid social distancing, there have been campaigns photographed remotely while fashion shows have been composed completely of avatars such as Animal Crossing. And of course, there has...
Should Masks Be Fashion Accessories?

Should Masks Be Fashion Accessories?

Liana Satenstein: To Steff’s point: That story we did about the photographer photographing people’s masks in Brooklyn, it makes sense wearing one that has personality and is an expression of self and feels positive. It’s more welcoming even though you can’t see...
Little Richard Changed the Course of Fashion History Too

Little Richard Changed the Course of Fashion History Too

This weekend, Little Richard’s passing from bone cancer at the age of 87 revealed the depth of his influence. As tributes from Mick Jagger, Bob Dylan, and Patti Smith poured in, fans revisited his music with the knowledge that he’d laid the foundation for rock and...