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Day: February 14, 2024

It’s unusual for a 27-year-old to release a career retrospective coffee table book. But there are many unusual things about the London-based designer Harris Reed, a 6-foot-4 wunderkind of the fashion industry at the vanguard of gender-expansive fashion design.

Yesterday, Reed released “Fluid,” a book tracing the beginning of his already remarkable career in fashion.

“It felt kind of like — and this is so cringe to say — a Gen Z coffee table book,” Reed said during a break from a photo shoot in London for his namesake line.

“It’s not as large as the Tom Ford book,” Reed continued, speaking at a clip that sounds like the 1.5x function was selected on a phone. “I also don’t want to be as pretentious to think that at 27 I’m good enough to even be next to someone like the incredible Tom Ford.”

The book’s title refers to Reed’s gender-fluid designs, which can incorporate men’s tailoring, dramatic women’s silhouettes and flouncy androgynous details, sometimes in the same look.

Reed has had the kind of career that is best described as “impossible” — dressing a major pop star before he even graduated art school. His is the type of enviable story that sets unrealistic standards for generations of future aspiring designers.

Reed grew up in Arizona and Los Angeles. His mother founded a candle company in 1994. His father won an Oscar in 2014 for a short-form documentary film. Harris remembers them as being exceptionally supportive of his gender explorations from a young age.

After high school, Reed attended Central Saint Martins college in London. During his first year, he was tapped to model for a Gucci perfume ad, where he was photographed alongside the saxophonist and Gucci muse Zumi Rosow and Harry Styles.

Styles ended up being Reed’s first

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Welcome to the future of fashion, where cutting-edge technology intertwines with sustainable clothing. In a world that craves innovation and seeks eco-friendly alternatives, wearable tech emerges as a beacon of hope. From smart fabrics that monitor our health to garments made from recycled materials, fashion meets technology in extraordinary ways, revolutionizing the way we dress while protecting our planet. Join us as we explore the captivating rise of wearable tech in sustainable clothing – where style seamlessly merges with sustainability!

Introduction to Sustainable Fashion and Wearable Technology

In recent years, the world has been facing increasing concerns about the environmental impact of the fashion industry. According to studies, the fashion industry is responsible for around 10% of global carbon emissions and is a major contributor to water pollution, waste generation, and deforestation.

As a result, there has been a growing movement towards sustainable fashion – a trend that aims to reduce the negative environmental impacts caused by clothing production. But what exactly does sustainable fashion entail? And how can technology play a role in making it more environmentally friendly?

Sustainable fashion is an umbrella term that encompasses various practices such as using organic or recycled materials, reducing water consumption during production, promoting fair labor practices, and minimizing waste through recycling or upcycling. The ultimate goal of sustainable fashion is to create clothing that has minimal environmental impact while still being stylish and functional.

At the same time, technological advancements have also paved the way for innovative solutions in the fashion industry. This includes wearable technology – electronic devices or computers that can be incorporated into clothing or accessories – which is gaining popularity among both consumers and brands alike.

Wearable technology offers endless possibilities in terms of

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All eyes were on the Golden Globes Sunday night, where Hollywood’s biggest talents set the tone for awards season, introducing newer names and vintage style to a worldwide audience on the red carpet.

While six storied European houses — Dior, Armani, Louis Vuitton, Prada, Schiaparelli and Gucci — held court with the largest number of looks for the night, the emergence of independent and up-and-coming designers proved equally important.

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Billie Eilish — winner of Best Original Song for her chart-topping “Barbie” hit “What Was I Made For” — confirmed this by pivoting from her signature Gucci to New York-based designer Willy Chavarria for her unconventional, intriguing take on red carpet dress. Chavarria recently won Latin American Fashion Awards’ Designer of the Year and CFDA American Menswear Designer of the Year for his namesake label, and also is senior vice president of design for Calvin Klein North American and Global Essentials apparel, men’s.

Eilish embraced Chavarria’s trademark oversize tailoring — also a favorite look of hers — wearing a mélange of his spring 2024 looks (look 5’s button-down, look 42’s skirt and look 45’s large, mannish blazer) and paired it with futuristic makeup, hair and round Oliver Peoples’ Calidor glasses. “It’s a big moment for new designers who hopefully the rest of the world can discover through the red carpet,” WWD’s Alex Badia said during the Style Awards, when Eilish won the title of Most Daring.

The same could be said for Sergio Hudson, who designed a custom look for Rachel Brosnahan. The sultry red wool crepe corseted column gown featured 65 functional hand-covered silk buttons and was custom-made in New York City on “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel” actress’ body for the perfect fit.

Lily Gladstone made history on Sunday night, becoming the first Indigenous best

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