France is spearheading a global sustainable fashion effort. In London, fashion's waste and its disposable nature were highlighted last month by Extinction Rebellion Fashion in a Circus of Excess fashion show in Oxford Circus.
The ritziest week of red carpet premieres has begun. The Cannes Film Festival has kicked off in France, and celebrities have dressed to the nines for the daily premieres of films. Here, the most breathtaking gowns, sharpest tuxedos, and prettiest column gowns stars like Selena Gomez, Elle Fanning, and more have worn on the carpet.
Ever since I started making my own clothes, I've become a bit nerdy about fabrics and clothing construction. Once you've seen a garment stripped down to its bare components, it's hard to not mentally pull apart every item of clothing on a rail and obsessively check the labels to determine the percentage of polyester vs. silk. After all, regardless of the bells and whistles you add to a style, if the fabric isn't right, then it ain't going to sell..