The RuPaul’s Drag Race industrial complex has now crowned 28 winners across the globe, but none has managed to use the platform and truly infiltrate the world of fashion like Violet Chachki. The winner of American Drag Race season 7 wowed the judges with her in-depth knowledge of fashion history on the runway—then promptly applied it to becoming a front-row regular at major fashion weeks. Chachki is not only one of the few people to walk the Met Gala red carpet in full drag and the runway for Moschino, but she’s also starred in a campaign film for Prada alongside Sarah Paulson. But despite serving as a muse for several houses, she’s never lost track of her own personal drag style, which incorporates elements of burlesque, Betty Page-style pinup, and classic glamour with a modern edge. Ahead of Chachki’s 29th birthday, take a look back at some of her
Shein, the China-based fast-fashion clothing brand, will open a pop-up store in Arizona for the first time. The market is scheduled for June 18-20at Tempe Marketplace, kicking off a series of pop-ups across the country.
The Tempe pop-up will showcase Shein’s summer 2021 clothing and accessories. It will also include some of the brand’s newest collections: Shein X (its collaboration with emerging designers), MOTF (Shein’s premium collection) and Sheglam (the company’s beauty collection).
Though it’s the brand’s first Arizona pop-up, opening temporary stores is nothing new for the predominantly virtual retailer.
What to know about the fast-fashion brand
Rivaling Europe-based companies like ZARA and H&M, Shein is a leader in the fast fashion industry. The United States is Shein’s largest market, with the company shipping to more than 200 regions across the world, according to Business Insider.
The company — which reportedly replenishes its site with more
By Aarti Ahuja,
The world of business have lived through one of the toughest and yet most adventurous year in 2020, and we have all stood witness to every bit of it. From business operations evolving overnight, to unprecedented digital transformation covering every sector in matter of weeks, we have seen almost everything.
The apparel industry is no different, and it has been going through its fair share of transformations, as well. While the industry is trying to make a seamless transition from offline retail to online shopping, the focus have been collectively observed to have tilted towards digital fashion, or, to be more precise, Phygital fashion. Much like how it sounds, the term ‘phygital’ is used to refer to the amalgamation of the physical and the digital world,