Fashion

Vrai and Oro's Vanessa Stofenmacher: 'Modern luxury is much more inclusive'

On this week's episode of The Glossy Podcast, Hilary Milnes sits down with Stofenmacher to discuss how Vrai & Oro makes the complex subject of diamonds easy for customers to understand, how the company has reimagined manufacturing systems and how Stofenmacher balances data and intuition when making business decisions.

Fashion

‘I’ve seen people cry’: A NYFW security guard on 24 years of fending off crashers

The ex-NYPD cop has been in charge of granting access to New York Fashion Week shows for the last 24 years, since being hired on to the NYFW security team, now 50 people strong. Carney, a supervisor, has not missed a season since, working every day of the bi-annual event, from 7:00 a.m. until the last person leaves the last show.

Fashion

NYFW Briefing: How NYFW became a gateway for Chinese brands

Xu Ying, the designer director of Chinese streetwear brand Peacebird, wore a T-shirt featuring Elmo from Sesame Street surrounded by Chinese writing and graffiti-style art while the brand’s show was being set up at Pier 59 in Chelsea. The Elmo T-shirt was emblematic of what the designer says is a major theme of the show: the increasing fusion of Chinese and western culture in fashion.

Fashion

ThredUp's Anthony Marino: 'We're trying to create a business that makes money and does good'

On this week's episode of The Glossy Podcast, Hilary Milnes sits down with ThredUp president Anthony Marino to talk about what's unique about the online resale market, how the company manages its massive and ever-changing inventory, and why its partnerships with outside retailers are a win for all involved. Edited highlights below.

Fashion

'There's a lot of confusion': The changing job of the NYFW fashion photographer

For years, Bryant Park and its famous white tents were home to New York Fashion Week. Then in 2010, the bulk of the week was moved to Lincoln Center. But for the last four years or so, NYFW has become decentralized, and few have felt the effects of this change like the photographers whose job includes schlepping their equipment from show to show throughout the week.

Events

February 28, 2019
February 28, 2019
Glossy Forum: Modern Marketing

Join us at Glossy Forum: Modern Marketing, where marketers from the fashion, beauty and wellness industries will share how they’re working to stand out in the crowded retail landscape.

New York, NY