Workers clearing rubble from the scene of the multistory garment factory that collapsed in
There was another tragedy in a Bangladesh garment factory Wednesday night, a fire that reportedly killed eight people, including a senior police official. [The Cut]
In the last six months, there have been four tragedies involving Bangladesh garment factories, with a combined death toll of 1,076, WWD reports. There are increasing calls for reforms of an industry that provides low-priced clothing to consumers in the U.S. and Europe and subsistence wages to impoverished workers toiling in poorly regulated conditions. [WWD] (Subscription required.)
John Galliano, attempting to slowly rebuild his career after a series of incidents in which he was caught making anti-Semitic statements led to his firing by
Gwyneth Paltrow says the much ballyhooed Met Gala on Monday night that kicked off the Costume Institute's "Punk: Chaos to Couture" exhibition was "unfun," too crowded and too hot.