Fashion London and Paris Guys’s Fashion Weeks Cancelled

Events across the globe have been cancelled and postponed due to the ongoing outbreak of coronavirus, and there seems to be no slowdown to the precautionary measures. Business of Fashion reports that both London and Paris Men’s Fashion Week events have now been canceled, along with Paris Couture week. Originally scheduled for late June and…

Fashion It’s impossible to forecast how the environment crisis will unfold, researchers declare

Credit: Maridav / shutterstock When we hold on to things for too long, change can come about abruptly and even catastrophically. While this will ring true for many from personal experience, similar things can happen at large scales as well. Indeed, the history of Earth’s climate and ecosystems is punctuated by frequent large-scale disruptive events.…

Fashion Fashion People Are Signing Up With TikTok Since They’re Tired in the house

Photo: LIONEL BONAVENTURE/AFP via Getty ImagesAre you bored at home? (If you’re not an essential worker — thank you, if you are! — you should be! Stay home!) Contemplating downloading that TikTok app everyone has been talking about? Looking up YouTube tutorials for that “Renegade” dance? You’re not alone! This time of isolation and social distancing…

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…