Tag: COVID19

Rockstar Donating In-Game Revenue To COVID-19 Relief

Red Dead Redemption II developer Rockstar Games has announced that starting today through the end of May, it is donating five percent of in-game transactions in Red Dead Online and GTA Online to help small businesses and communities deal with COVID-19. The tweet announcing the campaign says it will distribute aid “both directly and by supporting some of […]

Maybe Try Some Homemade Surgical Masks to Reduce the Spread of Covid-19

So far, the CDC has taken the position that the wearing of masks by the general public is NOT recommended, even during a pandemic like the one we are in now. According to the CDC, healthcare professionals should absolutely definitely wear masks, and so should anyone who is infected, but your average Tom, Dick, and […]

Burberry is Funding Research for a COVID-19 Vaccine

As the world navigates through the COVID-19 pandemic, brands are increasingly stepping up to provide support in these uncertain times. From holding medical supplies drives (Pyer Moss) to producing hand sanitizer (L’Oréal, LVMH and more) and using fashion facilities to produce and source much-needed masks and personal protective equipment (Knix, Canada Goose, Hilary MacMillan among […]

Emily Hampshire is Launching a YouTube Show to Raise Funds for COVID-19 Relief

Schitt’s Creek star Emily Hampshire has a new project lined up: starting April 1, she will be hosting a weekly live-streamed talk show on YouTube titled Humpday With Hampshire. The show will raise money for The Actors Fund to help members of the entertainment industry (not just actors but also writers, agents, makeup artists, technicians […]

Knix Helps Fight COVID-19 By Sourcing Medical Gear for Healthcare Workers

Brands like Canada Goose, L’Oreal, Hilary MacMillan and Pyer Moss have stepped up in recent days to help fight the spread of COVID-19, caused by the novel coronavirus. Today, Canadian intimates brand Knix announced its own plans of aid during this time of crisis. Joanna Griffiths, founder and CEO of Knix, was informed by her […]

How Canadian Brand Zvelle is Supporting Healthcare Workers and its Own Staff During COVID-19

We’ve been seeing a lot of brand step up in recent days to help provide much-needed support and relief to the healthcare workers of Canada working tirelessly to combat the COVID-19 pandemic. From Canada Goose to Knix, L’Oréal Canada and local designers, there’s plenty of good news worth sharing and celebrating. Another such story comes […]

Fashion Week Update: Men’s and Couture Shows are Cancelled Due to COVID-19

Two major fashion events have been cancelled today in light of the ongoing coronavirus pandemic sweeping the globe. Both Men’s Paris Fashion Week and Haute Couture Week will no longer go ahead. Men’s Fashion Week was scheduled to take place in Paris from June 23-28, whilst Couture was on the calendar for July 5-9. According […]

Canada Goose Joins the Fight Against COVID-19

As the coronavirus pandemic continues to surge, fashion brands around the world are stepping up, dedicating their manufacturing capabilities and other resources to help fight the spread of COVID-19. Yesterday, Toronto-based brand Hilary MacMillan announced it would begin producing face masks for people working in grocery stores, nursing homes and other essential service industries. Today, […]

Kylie Jenner Donates $1 Million to Help LA Hospitals During COVID-19 Pandemic

Beauty mogul Kylie Jenner has donated USD$1 million to help hospitals in Los Angeles as they fight the COVID-19 pandemic. The donation was revealed by Jenner’s doctor, Dr. Thais Aliabadi, who took to Instagram to share the news. In a lengthy post, Aliabadi (who delivered Jenner’s daughter Stormi) wrote, “I am speechless, my eyes are […]

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