New designers turn to nudity to make a splash at Paris Fashion Week

New designers turn to nudity to make a splash at Paris Fashion Week

It might get attention, but gynecology is not part of fashion’s mission statement.

5 questions for the thief who stole the Lupita Nyong’o Oscar dress (and then gave it back)

5 questions for the thief who stole the Lupita Nyong’o Oscar dress (and then gave it back)

The dress was returned, in a trash bag, to the hotel it was stolen from.

Oscars 2015: Why a dress is not always just a dress

Oscars 2015: Why a dress is not always just a dress

Fashion is so integral to the Oscars that the choices don’t just speak to the message the actors want to send. They also speak to the state of the fashion industry itself.

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Can fashion launch an actress to the A-list? Meta Golding’s red-carpet strategy.

Can fashion launch an actress to the A-list? Meta Golding’s red-carpet strategy.

A “Hunger Games” role gave her a spotlight — but could she find designers to help her maximize it?

Get the look: Kim Jong Un

Get the look: Kim Jong Un

A seven-step guide.

Robin Givhan at New York Fashion Week: Ralph Lauren, Calvin Klein, Marc Jacobs close out NYFW

Robin Givhan at New York Fashion Week: Ralph Lauren, Calvin Klein, Marc Jacobs close out NYFW

The Washington Post’s Pulitzer-winning fashion critic at New York Fashion Week 2015.

What happens when designers take a deep breath and leap

What happens when designers take a deep breath and leap

At New York Fashion Week, a marvelous, intimate kind of creativity came sprinting down the runway.

Robin Givhan at New York Fashion Week: Proenza Schouler, Michael Kors, Delpozo, Bibhu Mohapatra, Boss and more

Robin Givhan at New York Fashion Week: Proenza Schouler, Michael Kors, Delpozo, Bibhu Mohapatra, Boss and more

The Washington Post’s Pulitzer-winning fashion critic at New York Fashion Week 2015.

VIDEO: Behind the scenes at New York Fashion Week with Robin Givhan

The Pulitzer-winning fashion critic claims Fashion Week it’s not all that glamorous. See for yourself.

How does the next chapter at Oscar de la Renta look, now that Oscar is gone?

How does the next chapter at Oscar de la Renta look, now that Oscar is gone?

A close look at Peter Copping’s debut as creative director at Oscar de la Renta.

Robin Givhan at NYFW 2015: ‘A new chapter begins’ at Oscar de la Renta and runway activism at Marc Jacobs

Robin Givhan at NYFW 2015: ‘A new chapter begins’ at Oscar de la Renta and runway activism at Marc Jacobs

The Washington Post’s Pulitzer-winning fashion critic is covering New York Fashion Week.

NYFW: Fashion has a funeral — and it’s absolutely gorgeous

NYFW: Fashion has a funeral — and it’s absolutely gorgeous

Thom Browne, in his full mourning glory. Also, Phillip Lim, Prabal Gurung, Opening Ceremony, Hood by Air.

Robin Givhan at New York Fashion Week: Carolina Herrera, Tommy Hilfiger and more

Robin Givhan at New York Fashion Week: Carolina Herrera, Tommy Hilfiger and more

The Washington Post’s Pulitzer-winning fashion critic is covering New York Fashion Week.

The fight against Ebola at NYFW

The fight against Ebola at NYFW

This wasn’t how Baltimore bridal designer Jill Andrews imagined making her NYFW debut.

NYFW: The importance of dirty hair

NYFW: The importance of dirty hair

At Alexander Wang, the tresses were clumpy and lank; at Joseph Altuzarra, clean and tidy. Who better represents the moment?

Robin Givhan at New York Fashion Week: ‘School girls and business ladies in space’

Robin Givhan at New York Fashion Week: ‘School girls and business ladies in space’

Day three at New York Fashion Week, Robin Givhan sees collections by Misha Nonoo, Dion Lee, Suno and more.

NYFW: Why are designers afraid of women’s sex appeal?

NYFW: Why are designers afraid of women’s sex appeal?

Scenes from Cushnie et Ochs, Wes Gordon, Jason Wu, Creatures of the Wind, Honor, Adam Selman, Rachel Comey, Novis.

Robin Givhan at NYFW 2015: Power ladies, girl gangs and flats

Robin Givhan at NYFW 2015: Power ladies, girl gangs and flats

Day two at New York Fashion week includes Wes Gordon, Jason Wu and Adam Selman.

NYFW: What Kanye West gets right and wrong

NYFW: What Kanye West gets right and wrong

The quandaries of menswear and the solutions, at Ralph Lauren, Perry Ellis, Duckie Brown and Chapter.