Lauren Sharkey
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How Birkenstock Played the Fashion World

"People who buy shoes for comfort are cops," writer [Jon Caramanica jokingly wrote in t...

By Lauren Sharkey February 06, 2019
Holiday 2018: The Best Fendi Gifts For The Monogram-Obsessed

No other luxury brand boasts a logo that was created in less than five seconds. With it...

By Lauren Sharkey December 19, 2018
Holiday 2018: The Complete Dior Gift Guide

Dior may have had its fair share of designers over the years, but each has reinvented t...

By Lauren Sharkey December 17, 2018
Holiday 2018: The Ultimate Prada Gifts For Women Of Any Generation

Thanks to the tireless work of one woman, the Prada brand has become synonymous with de...

By Lauren Sharkey December 12, 2018
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The Examination of Fashion's Moral Compass is Long Overdue

“Can you separate the art from the artist?” is a question that's never been asked more ...

By Lauren Sharkey December 11, 2018
Nike's Latest Collaboration with Yoon Ambush Drops Worldwide This Thursday

When a celebrity teams up with a brand, the resulting apparel is often nothing more tha...

By Lauren Sharkey December 03, 2018 1 Comment
The Unstoppable CGI Model Rebellion

It may dominate modern day lives but technology still has divisive power—especially in ...

By Lauren Sharkey October 15, 2018 2 Comments
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The Saving Grace of Hedi Slimane

In the fashion realm, no name is more polarizing than Hedi Slimane. Able to elicit a di...

By Lauren Sharkey September 26, 2018
Helmut Lang's Denim Line Signals A New Direction For The Struggling Brand

When Helmut Lang departed his namesake brand in 2005, the label’s relevance faded. Desp...

By Lauren Sharkey September 07, 2018 1 Comment
Prada Is Relaunching Linea Rossa For The Next Generation

In the late 90s, Prada dominated. Not with its runway collection but with its much more...

By Lauren Sharkey September 06, 2018 1 Comment
Raf Simons And adidas Revisit The Sleek Detroit Runner

Raf Simons—the designer who garners a cult following wherever he goes—has been working ...

By Lauren Sharkey August 21, 2018
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Raf Simons' Magic Lies In His Lack Of Snobbery

Independent designers are falling by the wayside with increased regularity in recent ye...

By Lauren Sharkey August 15, 2018
Virgil Abloh And Serena Williams Team Up For Nike's Latest Collab

If you thought Virgil Abloh’s partnership with Nike would come to an abrupt end after h...

By Lauren Sharkey August 13, 2018
Even Margiela Is Getting A Slice Of The Dad Sneaker Trend

Maison Margiela, a brand that ends up on every diehard fashion fan’s wish list, is gett...

By Lauren Sharkey July 27, 2018
The Second Off-White x Nike Air Presto Drops This Friday

Virgil Abloh is on a roll. Despite remaining at the helm of [Off-White](https://www.her...

By Lauren Sharkey July 24, 2018
Puma's Triple S Replica Is Coming In Two Women's Colorways

If you can’t deal with any more Big Sneaker Energy, then you might want to look away no...

By Lauren Sharkey July 23, 2018