Where Did You Go, Polyvore?

Nepotism, wealth, and elitism have long been points of contention in the fashion industry. Twenty years ago, the industry was nearly unreachable by the “average” person and virtually impossible to access for those in marginalized sectors.

Rediscovering Wonder with Marc Jacobs SS24

Similar origin stories float around the fashion industry. Stylists whose first clients were high school friends seeking their expertise, designers who learned to sew from family members and whose first commissioned pieces were for their siblings, photographers whose first photoshoot was a field trip shot with their iPhone.