For us, the standout was definitely Suzy Menkes' "The Circus Of Fashion," which highlighted the madness of street style and fashion week. It became somewhat of an industry talking piece — and it was pretty accurate. Same goes for Menkes' "Sign Of The Times: The New Speed Of Fashion." It's a thoughtful look at the demands and production schedules of the industry. Or, rather, how the rabid desires of fashion-hungry online shoppers doesn't always match the pace creatives can maintain.
Also on the list are the requisite articles about Miley Cyrus' shockingly not shocking black dress, an ode to black eyeliner, and a review of the Givenchy fall collection. The handful of headlines proves this year was a pivotal one, not only for the actual clothes we're obsessing over, but more so for the industry that makes them.
As for that '90s thing? We hear it's still so 2014. Catch up on all the stories and sound off about your favorite 2013 moments in fashion in the comments below. (The New York Times)