New York Fashion Week: Rihanna, diversity and drag queens
Once an insular industry trade event, New York Fashion Week has transformed into a high-priced, fast-paced, public-facing marketing opportunity. Shows are livestreamed, Instagrammed and live-tweeted, immediately transmitting what happens on the runway to the masses.
With social media helping to democratize the industry, conversations surrounding fashion week aren’t always centered on the clothing. Here are five of the wider conversations spurred by the Spring-Summer 2019 event. (read more)