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8 Up-&-Coming Designers From NYFW That Really Impressed
In a Fashion Month with many established brands attempting to revive their houses via designer switch-ups and step-downs (and some labels just opting out ...
Fashion Week News
Sep 16, 2016
Meet The Next Crop Of Fashion Superstars
Drumroll, please: The Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA) and Vogue have narrowed down the list of fresh faces that will be competing in their...
Jun 30, 2016
Where To Score Cool, On-Trend Duds No One Else Will Have
As people who love clothes, we think there are few better feelings than the one you get when you score an amazing piece of clothing you know no one else ...
May 17, 2016
15 Up-&-Coming Designers That Are About To Be
The fashion industry as a whole is in an undeniable state of transition — major fashion houses are playing musical chairs with creative directors, ...
Mar 14, 2016
The 9 Fashion Designers We Loved In 2015
It's hard enough for most of us to choose what to wear, let alone create buzz-worthy garments. Dreaming up a cohesive collection of clothes that push ...
Jan 9, 2016
The Harsh Reality Of When Mass Retailers Find Indie Designers
It’s an up-and-coming designer’s dream. You’re laboring over handcrafting earrings or oils or needlepoint in your apartment to sell at flea markets and on ...
Dec 30, 2015
How To Sell Clothes To Women Who Don't Want To Be Sold To
To consumers, designers must seem like islands: floating by their lonesome and eyeballing each other from a distance. The reality is that designers hang ...
Sep 25, 2015
8 New Designers On The Way To Worldwide Wardrobe Domination
It seems like an easy enough task: Have great style, translate that style into clothes, and then become a famed international fashion designer. But, there ...
May 12, 2015
The 4 Fashion Brands You Need To Know Now
As much as we love predicting the trends to sport next season — like padlock necklaces, they're making a comeback, people — what really gets us pumped is ...
Feb 20, 2015
Fashion's Favorite New York Store Gets A Serious Makeover
We're not going to lie — Dover Street Market is definitely one of the coolest stores we've ever visited. And, sure, the London emporium may be Rei Kawakubo...
Jan 21, 2015
These Lamps Are The Next Bright Thing In Design
In the past five years, we at Sight Unseen have watched the American design scene explode with amazing new talents, not just in New York, but in cities ...
Sep 2, 2014
Check Out NYFW's New Designers — & Party While You're At It
Most of us experience Fashion Week from the outside — obsessively refreshing our browsers for the latest street-style snaps and trend cues for next ...
Aug 25, 2014
Will This Prevent Brands From Knocking Off Indie Designers?
Etsy’s latest headlines aren’t limited to “19 Hilarious (And Creepy) Drake Items You Can Actually Buy On Etsy,” and “The 8 Weirdest 50 Shades of Grey ...
Jul 30, 2014
13 Emerging Designers You'll Soon Obsess
College wasn't quite my scene. I always associated school with unnecessary homework and cramming for subjects I'd never use again, and I'm just not on ...
May 19, 2014
The Indie-Designer Shop You Haven't Been To...Yet
If you love supporting up-and-coming designers and secretly enjoy the fact that none of your friends have wardrobes quite as diverse as yours, bookmark ...
May 6, 2014
Meet Your New Fashion Obsessions
Remember way back in 2008 when you were already spreading the Alexander Wang gospel? (Yep, even then, you knew his leather pants and crepe T-shirts were a ...
Mar 27, 2014
THE Designers To Watch At Milan Fashion Week
Today marks the official third stop of Fashion Month with its arrival in the Italian designer capital. And, we've got a pretty good feeling about Milan. ...
Feb 19, 2014
8 Indie Designers Hiding At Mass Retailers
Don't get us wrong: We love shopping at big, mass-retail stores. But, we also dream of being the savvy sartorialist who lands the rare find, discovers a ...
Jan 1, 2014
With Abacaxi, Fruit & Jewels Pair Off
Not one of the lucky ones who got to hop a flight to an exotic locale this holiday season? No biggie — your escape is just a few clicks away. Really. Just ...
Dec 25, 2013
16 Indie Designers You Should Be Shopping
There’s nothing we love more than the hunt for a new, out-of-the-blue, up-and-coming designer. Sure, we’ll always adore the classics (we’re looking at you ...
Dec 14, 2013
Meet Our New Online-Shopping Obsession — Hide Your Credit Cards
With all the smart shopping tools e-commerce retailers have been using — catwalk clips, 180-degree views, an infomercial to cheer you on — you're more ...
Oct 9, 2013
Indie Milan Fashion Exists, And It's GOOD
While names like Gucci, Fendi, Versace are definitive heavy hitters, as a whole, there have been growing concerns over the future of Italian fashion. In an...
Sep 27, 2013
Dianna Agron Is A Huge Supporter Of Indie Designers
Sure, Dianna Agron plays the (not-so) perfect Quinn Fabray on Glee, but the impeccably put together and well-spoken actress is so one-of-us, we had a ...
Sep 15, 2013
Meet The Gal Bringing Indie Labels To The Plus-Size Girl
Trust: Even the most fearless, knock-you-over-on-a-Black-Friday shopper type gets exhausted by plus-size shopping. We're often faced with two scenarios: ...
Aug 9, 2013
Meet These 10 L.A. Indie Designers Before They Make It Big!
In this city of dreams, making it big time as an L.A.-dwelling fashion designer might be even harder than reaching Angelina Jolie status. Think about it: ...
Sep 28, 2012
This E-Boutique Creates A Clever Way To Discover New Designers
The challenge of finding fresh designers we absolutely adore can feel like a bit like a treasure hunt. Yes, even scouring Etsy for nights on end can take ...
Aug 30, 2012
14 New Designers We're Betting On
As savvy, well-read fashion enthusiasts, it's rare to come across a trend or designer we haven't seen before. But, when we find something completely alien ...
Aug 13, 2012
Rainbow Bright: Ermie's New Collection Is A Midsummer Night's Dream
Color us predictable, but we always flip out over an eye-catching outfit, especially in the warmer months. And while we do love us some color-blocking as ...
Jul 12, 2012
Sample Sale Alert: Score A Bevy Of Dope Indie Designers At Deep Discounts
How about a sweet sample sale to kickstart your much-needed weekend? Starting today, drop by the brand-new space of the Topanga Canyon-based line ...
May 18, 2012
15 Hot New Designers You Need To Know Now
Here's what we have emblazoned across the wall in our offices at R29 HQ: "Refinery29 is the world's place for discovering, empowering, and celebrating ...
Mar 31, 2012