Must Read: Milan Fashion Week Focused on Reality, Meet the Women Decolonizing Sustainable Fashion

These are the stories making headlines in fashion on Monday.

Reality had a starring role at Milan Fashion Week
Fashion shows are often known for being ostentatious and over-the-top, but at Milan Fashion Week, there was more of a focus on reality than fantasy this season, writes Angelo Flaccavento. It was about “the discombobulating reality of life suddenly piercing the secluded worlds of fashion designers,” he says. {Business of Fashion}

Meet the women decolonizing “sustainable” fashion
As the “sustainable” fashion space reckons with its white-washed history, learning from BIPOC leaders is proving more and more important. Meet 15 stylists, activists, designers and more committed to decolonizing “sustainable” fashion, as curated by Georgia Murray. {Refinery29}

Andrew Bolton discusses how the delayed opening of “About Time” changed the exhibition
As much as the delayed opening of the Met’s “About Time” exhibition at the Costume Institute is a result of the disaster that is the pandemic, curator Andrew Bolton says it’s created an opportunity to refine the show. He’s tweaked things, added more BIPOC designers and integrated pieces from more recent collections, including Fall 2020. {Vogue}

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