With the Death of Franca Sozzani Comes the Death of Vogue Italia As We Knew It

Vogue Italia has long been known for its avant-garde, forward-thinking aesthetic and editorial slant. And this has, in large part, been thanks to its former editor-in-chief, Franca Sozzani, who has died at age 66 after battling a year-long illness. As editor of the publication since 1988, Sozzani’s contributions to the …

Forever 21 Pulls an Urban Outfitters-League Move With “Don’t Say Maybe If You Want To Say No” T-Shirt

Ah the controversial world of cheaply made clothing. There’s never a dull moment–though the last time we had this much excitement was probably when Urban Outfitters tried to sell a t-shirt with Kent State blood spatters on it. Now, however, it’s Forever 21’s turn to experience some backlash after attempting to …

If Kendall Jenner Is So Strong In Her Calvins, Why Does This Ad Make Her Look Like She’s Getting Gang Raped?

Back in March of 2015, when Kendall Jenner was first signed on as the spokesmodel for Calvin Klein Jeans, the campaign maintained a certain 90s Kate Moss cachet before devolving into racier photos when she started modeling for the Calvin Klein Underwear offshoot of the brand. But at least in …

Hijab Couture: Dolce & Gabbana Continue Not to Give A Fuck In Wake of IVF Comments

In the not so distant past, beloved couturiers Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana made offensive comments regarding in vitro fertilization by remarking offhandedly in an interview, “The only family is the traditional one. No chemical offsprings and rented uterus…” This prompted them to lose favor with a significant portion of …