July 18, 2021

Day: July 18, 2021

In the world of whiskey men, more women are calling for shots | Lifestyle

In 2018, the three founders of Miram & Greene, a distillery in Blanco, Texas, traveled for the first time to the San Antonio Cocktail Conference, one of the state’s largest gatherings of bartenders, distilleries, and their army of fans. They were excited to introduce the new whiskey until they found the assigned table stuck in a corner far from the action.

Cold shoulders may have come because they weren’t used to the scene, or because some of the whiskey was made outside Texas. But not all three helped — entrepreneur Masha Miram. Heather Green, CEO and Master Blender. And Marlene

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Must Read: Gigi Hadid Covers ‘Harper’s Bazaar,’ Fifth Avenue to Host New York Fashion Week

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These are the stories making headlines in fashion on Wednesday. 

Gigi Hadid covers Harper’s Bazaar
Gigi Hadid stars on the August cover of Harper’s Bazaar in Gucci. Collier Schorr shot the cover image and Durga Chew-Bose wrote the accompanying story, in which the model opens up about life with a new baby, new priorities, journaling and her family dynamics. {Harper’s Bazaar

Fifth Avenue to host New York Fashion Week 
The Fifth Avenue Association is the new host of NYFW. The three-story venue will be transformed into a runway, presentation and activation

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Global brands defer responsibility for garment workers living below poverty line

The world’s biggest fashion companies are yet to agree to renew a long term Bangladesh safety accord eight years after the Rana Plaza disaster. Yet for all the good the accord can accomplish, companies including Zara and H&M are holding out because of direct liabilities. Only five of the original signatories so far have signed, with the deadline nearing August 31st.

The hesitancy to commit has highlighted supplier responsibility elsewhere in Asia, where an ambitious labour rights group is attempting to hold global labels accountable for alleged rights violations during pandemic.

Wage theft

In a report first published by the

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