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Must Read: Kendall Jenner and a Cockatoo Cover 'Vogue,' Which Brands Won Fashion Month on Instagram

Plus, the rise of no-perfume perfume.
Kendall Jenner on "Vogue," April 2018. Photo: @voguemagazine/Instagram

Kendall Jenner on "Vogue," April 2018. Photo: @voguemagazine/Instagram

These are the stories making headlines in fashion on Wednesday.

Kendall Jenner and a cockatoo cover Vogue
The April issue of Vogue, shot by Mert & Marcus and styled by Tonne Goodman, features Kendall Jenner cozying up to a grandly plumed white and yellow cockatoo. In the accompanying interview, Jenner talks pulling back a bit from the modeling world, the infamous Pepsi ad and having "literally nothing to hide." {Vogue}

Fashion month's most-buzzed-about brands and models 
Instagram has released its seasonal data tracking which fashion players "won" fashion month by generating the most buzz on the platform. Topping the list? Tom Ford, Chanel, Gucci and Burberry were the most-buzzed-about brands at each of the international fashion weeks, while Kaia Gerber topped the models list. {Business of Fashion}

Why do millennials want to smell like nothing?
No-makeup makeup has met its match in no-perfume perfume, a set of fragrances including Glossier's "You" scent and Virgil Abloh x Byredo's "Elevator Music" fragrance that are so subtle, you can barely tell they're there. The concept is just like its makeup counterpart: Millennials want to smell good, but they don't want to seem like they tried. {The New York Times}

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Craig Green is Pitti Uomo's next guest designer
London-based menswear great Craig Green will be Pitti Uomo's guest designer this June, and will be foregoing his usual London Fashion Week Men's show for Spring 2019 as a result. According to a representative from Pitti, the designer had been on their radar for years, but used to be locked into an exclusive contract with London Fashion Week. {Business of Fashion}

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