ASOS taking mohair ban three steps further

When it comes to the fight against animal cruelty, the fashion world has come leaps and bounds recently to stand up for our friends, great and small. And now ASOS is the latest brand to do its bit – banning the use of silk, cashmere, mohair and feathers in items sold on its site. The […]

Men are wearing miniskirts now

2018 has seen a lot of men in skirts. Now, it seems the trend is on the, ahem, rise. During Milan Fashion Week, Prada sent dudes down the catwalk Sunday in short-shorts, which designer Miuccia Prada dubbed “miniskirts for men.” These booty-ful bottoms, some in stone-washed denim, were teamed with retro-inspired suede blazers, body-hugging polo […]

Illegal guns are being melted down into fancy watches

This watch is seriously killer. The new Humanium Metal wristwatch, by Swedish company Triwa, is made from melted-down illegal firearms, confiscated by police in El Salvador. The watch, which launches Tuesday on Kickstarter, is part of an activist movement to “create fresh metal as a solution to gun-related problems,” Triwa co-founder Ludvig Scheja tells The […]

The best plus-size swimwear of 2018

Models splashed in the Profundo Day Club pool at Long Island City’s Ravel Hotel. Annie Wermiel / NYPOST It’s about time! The fashion industry’s slow-but-steady push for body inclusivity has finally hit the swimwear category – and not a moment too soon for curvier customers. Between this June and last, Google searches for “plus-size swimwear” […]

Brides are embracing these colorful wedding dresses

White wedding dresses have been in vogue since Queen Victoria wore one to her wedding to Prince Albert in 1840. She chose white so that everyone could see her dress’s lace detailing, but prior that, bright-colored dresses were all the rage. According to a recent survey by WeddingWire.com, 80 percent of brides today will choose […]