This year was eventful (to say the least) and the 25 stories that dominated the news cycle prove it. Intersex model Hanne Gaby Odiele and transgender model Teddy Quinlivan, both wildly successful in their field, went public with their private struggles, becoming advocates for their respective communities. Casting directors at Balenciaga and Lanvin came under fire for failing to treat models like humans. In a post-Weinstein world, Terry Richardson (kind of) got his just desserts. Bella Hadid covered 30(!) magazines, including one of Teen Vogue‘s final print editions. Kaia Gerber made her runway debut; male rompers had a moment. The fashion world bid adieu to beloved couturier Azzedine Alaïa and rue Saint Honoré mainstay Colette. Looking back is bittersweet but, what can we say, we’re sentimentalists. Scroll through to reminisce about the 25 fashion news stories that defined 2017.
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