Episode 155: Fast Fashion Defined, Payless Problems, NYFW   Welcome to another episode of Pop Fashion! This week, retail’s industry-wide nosedive continues with  Nasty Gal  finding a buyer and  Payless  considering major closures. The  Sears  doom-o-meter climbs as that department store drops  Trump  products (and we have the  Nordstrom  update for the week — maybe the last one for a while?).  Lacoste  is dropping out of NYFW,  Neiman Marcus  is trying plus-size clothing, the Met did something really cool on the internet, and  Merriam-Webster  is our boo. Plus! We review  New York Fashion Week , for better or for worse, including Victoria Beckham, Oscar de la Renta, Public School, J.Crew, M Martin, Jason Wu, and Diane von Furstenberg. Come hang out!

Episode 155: Fast Fashion Defined, Payless Problems, NYFW

Welcome to another episode of Pop Fashion! This week, retail’s industry-wide nosedive continues with Nasty Gal finding a buyer and Payless considering major closures. The Sears doom-o-meter climbs as that department store drops Trump products (and we have the Nordstrom update for the week — maybe the last one for a while?). Lacoste is dropping out of NYFW, Neiman Marcus is trying plus-size clothing, the Met did something really cool on the internet, and Merriam-Webster is our boo. Plus! We review New York Fashion Week, for better or for worse, including Victoria Beckham, Oscar de la Renta, Public School, J.Crew, M Martin, Jason Wu, and Diane von Furstenberg. Come hang out!

Episode 154: Nicki Minaj + Shoes, Tiffany & Co.’s Evolution, #GrabYourWallet   Welcome to another episode of Pop Fashion! It’s a doozy, packed with fashion news. The  CEO  of Tiffany & Co. bounced the same weekend of  the company’s  first TV commercial in 20 years. Two  major department stores  dropped  Ivanka Trump . Is  Macy’s  is looking for a buyer?  Alibaba’s  founder made a weird statement about war.  Ralph Lauren’s  CEO quit, Amazon dropped out of Men’s Fashion Week,  Nicki Minaj  is angry about shoes, and  Kanye West  is making New York Fashion Week schedulers crazy. Phew. Come hang out — bring a comfy sweatshirt and some slippers. It’s a doozy!

Episode 154: Nicki Minaj + Shoes, Tiffany & Co.’s Evolution, #GrabYourWallet

Welcome to another episode of Pop Fashion! It’s a doozy, packed with fashion news. The CEO of Tiffany & Co. bounced the same weekend of the company’s first TV commercial in 20 years. Two major department stores dropped Ivanka Trump. Is Macy’s is looking for a buyer? Alibaba’s founder made a weird statement about war. Ralph Lauren’s CEO quit, Amazon dropped out of Men’s Fashion Week, Nicki Minaj is angry about shoes, and Kanye West is making New York Fashion Week schedulers crazy. Phew. Come hang out — bring a comfy sweatshirt and some slippers. It’s a doozy!

Rodarte + Proenza Schouler Ditch New York Fashion Week, RIP Wet Seal   Welcome to another episode of Pop Fashion! First, we  update  the  tally of designers  leaving New York Fashion Week this year.  Wet Seal  is finally calling it quits, and an eyeglass designer  faked his own kidnapping . In the speed round, the editor of  British Vogue  stepped down, a classic fashion book and movie is coming to  Broadway , and  Lady Gaga’s  heading to the Super Bowl (in a Tiffany ad). Meanwhile,  Abercrombie  is cutting 150 jobs, and women in Britain have something new to shout about (hint:  fewer dumb dress code rules ). Come hang out!

Rodarte + Proenza Schouler Ditch New York Fashion Week, RIP Wet Seal

Welcome to another episode of Pop Fashion! First, we update the tally of designers leaving New York Fashion Week this year. Wet Seal is finally calling it quits, and an eyeglass designer faked his own kidnapping. In the speed round, the editor of British Vogue stepped down, a classic fashion book and movie is coming to Broadway, and Lady Gaga’s heading to the Super Bowl (in a Tiffany ad). Meanwhile, Abercrombie is cutting 150 jobs, and women in Britain have something new to shout about (hint: fewer dumb dress code rules). Come hang out!

Episode 133: NYFW, Kmart’s Empty Shelves, Shipping Drama   Welcome to another episode of Pop Fashion! This week,  Kmart’s  been hiding empty store shelves and a  shipping bankruptcy  means your clothes are floating out at sea. Another factory has collapsed in  Bangladesh , and Kaarin makes us think about whether  runway shows  really matter. And we’re recapping  New York Fashion Week , highlighting some of our favorite shows and some very messy misses. Come hang out!

Episode 133: NYFW, Kmart’s Empty Shelves, Shipping Drama

Welcome to another episode of Pop Fashion! This week, Kmart’s been hiding empty store shelves and a shipping bankruptcy means your clothes are floating out at sea. Another factory has collapsed in Bangladesh, and Kaarin makes us think about whether runway shows really matter. And we’re recapping New York Fashion Week, highlighting some of our favorite shows and some very messy misses. Come hang out!

Episode 103: Victoria’s Secret, Clothing Chemicals, Kanye + New York Fashion Week   This week is all about New York Fashion Week. But first! Fashion news. We check out a  Uniqlo  line that’s new to the U.S. and review a class-action lawsuit against  Burberry .  Victoria’s Secret’s  leader stepped down abruptly – what does it mean for the mega-chain? Can we come to terms with the  chemicals  in our clothes? Also, a stolen vest turns up in a Ralph Lauren display in  Macy’s , and  Eileen Fisher  is now the largest woman-owned fashion B-corp. Fancy! Meanwhile, as  NYFW  wraps up, we talk  Kanye / Adidas, Rihanna / Puma , fashion show locations, muddy color stories, and more.

Episode 103: Victoria’s Secret, Clothing Chemicals, Kanye + New York Fashion Week

This week is all about New York Fashion Week. But first! Fashion news. We check out a Uniqlo line that’s new to the U.S. and review a class-action lawsuit against Burberry. Victoria’s Secret’s leader stepped down abruptly – what does it mean for the mega-chain? Can we come to terms with the chemicals in our clothes? Also, a stolen vest turns up in a Ralph Lauren display in Macy’s, and Eileen Fisher is now the largest woman-owned fashion B-corp. Fancy! Meanwhile, as NYFW wraps up, we talk Kanye / Adidas, Rihanna / Puma, fashion show locations, muddy color stories, and more.