Fashion There’s a worldwide scarcity of face masks– but people around the globe are using imaginative methods to make their own

The coronavirus pandemic has caused a global shortage of face masks, pushing people around the world to start making their own. A Jordanian designer, a Rwandan tailor, and an Italian upholsterer are all offering handmade masks to the public. Meanwhile, students at a school in Colombia are making their own masks from recycled materials. View more episodes of…

Fashion The Shoe Company Making A Difference Actually One Step At A Time

A pair of Good News sneakers Good News With the fashion industry today employing one sixth of the world’s population, there is huge potential to make an impact. The industry accounts for nearly 20% of all industrial water pollution annually, and it releases 10% of our carbon emissions into the air. In the past two…

Fashion Vergecast: MacBook Air and iPad Pro evaluations and how COVID-19 is impacting tech companies and culture

Two new Apple product reviews published on our site and our YouTube channel this week: the 2020 versions of the MacBook Air and the iPad Pro, reviewed by Verge editor-in-chief Nilay Patel and executive editor Dieter Bohn, respectively. Nilay and Dieter also co-host The Verge’s podcast The Vergecast, so on this week’s episode, they dive…

Fashion British Style Council Launches Relief Fund for Businesses Affected by the Coronavirus

Caroline Rush, Chief Executive of the British Fashion Council, at the opening of London Fashion Week in February 2020.Photo: Lia Toby/BFC/Getty ImagesAfter the CFDA and Vogue announced they’d be repurposing their annual Fashion Fund to provide relief to U.S. fashion businesses affected by the Covid-19 pandemic, the British Fashion Council launched its own effort to help the…

Fashion Must Read: How the Fashion Industry Will Change After the Pandemic, Why Some Stores Are Closing Both Retail and E-Commerce

Photo: Edward Berthelot/Getty ImagesThese are the stories making headlines in fashion on Monday.How will the fashion industry change after the pandemic?In an opinion piece for Business of Fashion, Angelo Flaccavento shares his thoughts about the fate of the fashion industry, which has been hard hit by the deadly Covid-19 outbreak, writing, “…this crisis is an…

THE GIST of Editorial for UPSC Exams: 26 March 2020 (How the coronavirus lockdowns can be converted into an opportunity to protect our children’s future (Indian Express))

How the coronavirus lockdowns can be converted into an opportunity to secure our children’s future (Indian Express) Mains Paper 2:National  Prelims level:  Not much  Mains level:Social issues  Context: Every global crisis has its own philosophical import and an embedded message. We can ignore it only at our peril.  In more recent history World War II…