New York is done with dressing down: the splashy black-tie Met Gala returned Monday, with a cohort of Gen-Z's glitterati -- and, despite the pandemic, this year the fashion was so fierce one guest wielded a sword.
New York's star-studded Met Gala will focus on youth and diversity this year, with four co-chairs under the age of 30 -- actor Timothee Chalamet, poet Amanda Gorman, singer Billie Eilish and tennis player Naomi Osaka.
Thom Browne will stage his next fashion show in New York this September, in a show of support for the city and for his partner Andrew Bolton. But the designer plans to return to the Paris catwalks next year.
New York's Fashion Week is anticipating a return to in-person runway shows in September, after two previous editions that were largely virtual because of the coronavirus pandemic, the CFDA announced Monday.
Rihanna, Stella McCartney and Virgil Abloh have joined the jury of the LVMH Prize, which today revealed the names of the eight finalists of the 2020 edition.The trio increases the jury to a classical number of a dozen.