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Must Read: Taylor Swift Covers British 'Vogue', Shawn Stussy Collabs With Dior

Plus, fashion brands are experimenting with resale in an effort towards sustainability.
Taylor Swift on the cover of British 'Vogue's January issue. Photo: Craig McDean

Taylor Swift on the cover of British 'Vogue's January issue. Photo: Craig McDean

These are the stories making headlines in fashion on Monday. 

Taylor Swift covers British Vogue's January issue
Marking the start of a new decade, Taylor Swift covers British Vogue for the magazine's January 2020 issue. To ring in the '20s, Swift is wearing archive Chanel in a "new-meets-old" way of dressing that mixes archive and vintage, curated by contributing fashion editor Kate Phelan. The issue can be found on newsstands starting on Dec. 6. {British Vogue}

Shawn Stussy collabs with Dior on Pre-Fall men's collection
Shawn Stussy, founder of Stüssy, may have left the brand in 1996, but it became one of the most recognizable clothing brands for its unique, handwritten logo created by Stussy himself. Kim Jones, the designer behind Dior, brought Stussy on board to create embellished lettering for the upcoming Pre-Fall men's collection, set to debut at Art Basel in Miami. The streetwear legend (who, along with Jones, hates the term "streetwear") says he was attracted to the collaboration thanks to Dior's commitment to applying couture techniques to his work. {WWD}

Fashion brands are experimenting with resale in an effort towards sustainability
In a push towards sustainability, fashion brands have begun experimenting with the resale business. Founded in 2012, Yerdle is a company that operates resale for brands by handling the logistics and pricing for resale platforms that live on the brands' e-commerce site. The company's current clients include eco-friendly brands like Patagonia and Eileen Fisher. {Vogue Business}

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Why "Made in France" is back in fashion
Major French brands have committed to local production, despite forecasts that the global fashion industry's growth will decline. Companies like Chanel, Hermès and Louis Vuitton have begun building factories across France that will open within the next few years. Factors such as marketing, quality, speedy production and government perks are all drivers behind the luxury industry's investment in "Made in France." {Business of Fashion}

Parsons Paris's new fashion and luxury course is aimed at high school students
Parsons Paris announced a new online course for high school students that provides a behind-the-scenes look into the fashion industry. Inside the Business of Fashion and Luxury will explore the history, trends and culture of fashion, and will be taught by faculty members from Parsons Paris. The 30-hour course will also feature interviews and exclusive content by industry leaders from Louis Vuitton, Dior, Balmain and more. {Business Wire

The CFDA has donated $500k to community organizations based in New York 
The CFDA in partnership with the MAC Cosmetics Viva Glam Fund has donated $500,000 to eight community organizations based in New York. The grants were given to organizations like the Audre Lord Project, Brooklyn Community Pride Center, Anti Violence Project and more. The organizations were chosen based on their commitment to helping queer people of color impacted by HIV/AIDS. {Fashionista Inbox}

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