Rachel Lubitz
Rachel Lubitz

Rachel is a senior Style writer at Mic. She previously worked for The Washington Post's Style section for more than three years. Feel free to contact her at rachel@mic.com.

4h ago

Jennifer Lawrence speaks out about that Versace dress controversy: “This is not feminism”

"Everything you see me wear is my choice. And if I want to be cold that's my choice too!"

5h ago

Model Diana Sirokai puts her own body-positive spin on the Kardashian-Jenner Calvin Klein campaign

"I would like to show women that yes, they are amazing, but so are you!”
Feb. 20, 2018

These are the 5 shows that gave New York Fashion Week renewed life

These were the shows that gave us hope for NYFW's future.
Feb. 20, 2018
Feb. 16, 2018
Feb. 16, 2018

The unexpected apoliticism of New York Fashion Week

After Planned Parenthood pins last February and ACLU ribbons in September, this NYFW was distinctly without a larger mission.

Feb. 15, 2018

The best FROWs (aka front rows) of New York Fashion Week

Christian Siriano, Alexander Wang, Calvin Klein — the front rows this season were lit.
Feb. 15, 2018

The 17 best dresses at New York Fashion Week AW18

Christian Siriano, Oscar de la Renta and Carolina Herrera had more than one.
Feb. 14, 2018

Tara Lipinski and Meryl Davis talk figure skating costumes: the sparkle, the spandex, the drama!

“Life is short and life is difficult. If you can watch a beautiful sport sparkle, why not?”
Feb. 13, 2018

How #MeToo, the Women’s March and female empowerment made their presence known at NYFW

There was a Women's March event, as well as one major runway statement.

Feb. 13, 2018

How ‘Black Panther’ became a fashion force

As one designer told 'Mic': “Africa is not next, but now.”
Feb. 13, 2018

Danielle Herrington makes history as the second black model to cover ‘Sports Illustrated’

It's been 21 years since the 'Sports Illustrated' swimsuit issue has had a black model on its cover.
Feb. 12, 2018

With Flamin’ Hot Cheetos and models of every kind, Chromat’s NYFW show was pure joy

Chromat set a bar not only for inclusivity, but also for the amount of joy a fashion show can bring.
Feb. 12, 2018

Ashley Graham, Danielle Brooks and Selma Blair walk in Christian Siriano’s 10th anniversary show

A jaw-dropping 72 looks went down the red carpeted runway.
Feb. 9, 2018

What Melania Trump wore her 55th week as first lady — during the Super Bowl, a trip to Ohio and more

Everything appeared to be back to normal, after weeks of Trump not appearing alongside her husband.

Feb. 9, 2018

The drought of transgender and nonbinary models at NYFW: Men’s remains a sad trend in fashion

Out transgender and nonbinary models remain largely nonexistent at menswear shows.
Feb. 8, 2018

With new collections from Universal Standard and Wildfang, size-inclusive workwear gets cool

Wildfang just debuted its own line of suits and Universal Standard carries workwear now, too.
Feb. 8, 2018

Where were the plus-size guys at New York Fashion Week: Men’s?

If we're going to take runway diversity seriously, menswear designers have to get involved.
Feb. 8, 2018

New York Fashion Week calendar adds category for unisex and nonbinary fashion

In addition to womenswear and menswear, unisex and nonbinary shows now get their own category.