The Daily Digest

  1. Simone Rocha, Born to Fashion, Makes Her Own Mark

    “Simone Rocha attended her first fashion show at the ripe age of zero, and followed up the experience no less …More

  2. Jewelry for Men Is Back in Vogue

    “‘With the importance of the Internet, street-style photographers, bloggers, Hollywood style and the …More

  3. Jeremy Scott: ‘I Try to Convey Joy in the Clothes I Design’

    “Jeremy Scott’s outlandish outfits are as witty as they are outrageous. Having dressed everyone from Katy …More

  4. The Season for Fashion’s New-Old Guard

    “Get ready to have your perceptions shattered: Three well-known women’s labels—Hugo Boss, Coach and …More

  5. London Fashion Week: Elation — and Deflation

    “There are all too many labels on the London schedule pretending to be ‘fashion’.” …More

5 Lessons from Lulu Kennedy

Lulu Kennedy MBE | Photo: Paul Wetherell

For nearly 15 years, Lulu Kennedy has helped to guide young British designers like Roksanda Ilincic, Jonathan Saunders and JW Anderson through the critical early stages of building their labels. Now, with her own label, Lulu & Co, set to show on schedule at London Fashion Week for the first time, Kennedy shares five lessons for emerging designers.

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Behind the Vans Boom

A scene from "Vans 'Off the Wall' 1966" movie | Source: Vans

More than a fashion trend, Vans has maintained double-digit growth for 19 consecutive quarters. BoF speaks to Kevin Bailey, president of the action sports division of VF Corporation, which owns Vans, to understand the key components of the company’s strategy.

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Op-Ed | For Musicians, Fashion’s Double-Edged Sword

(L) Azealia Banks in '212' music video; (R) An outtake from '1991' album cover | Source: Azealia Banks

The worlds of music and fashion have long embraced each other to mutual benefit. But emerging musicians should tread carefully when courted by the fashion industry, lest they dilute their authenticity and alienate fans, argues Delphine Roche.

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The Creative Class | Kim Hastreiter, Editor and Publisher

Kim Hastreiter | Photo: Kevin Trageser for BoF

Too hip to be called a doyenne, Paper magazine’s iconic, bespectacled co-founder and co-editor-in-chief presides over New York’s art and fashion scene with the friendly, match-making powers of a punk aunt that has seen the future. BoF traces a three-decade career that straddles analog and digital, high and low, style and culture, with unusual ease.

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Exclusive First Look: Six Design ‘Iconoclasts’ Interpret Louis Vuitton’s Monogram

Karl Lagerfeld and Frank Gehry for Louis Vuitton | Photo: Karl Lagerfeld for Harper's Bazaar

Today, BoF brings you an exclusive first look at Louis Vuitton’s ‘Celebrating Monogram’ collaboration with six art and design legends: Karl Lagerfeld, Frank Gehry, Cindy Sherman, Marc Newson, Christian Louboutin and Rei Kawakubo, each of whom have re-imagined the fashion powerhouse’s iconic monogram.

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