It was a year of highs, lows, and some strides of progress in the fashion industry. From fashion activism to more diverse runways and conversation-starting red carpets, 2018 brought about some positive change in the fashion world. But there were also some notable controversies and the loss of several prominent design icons as well. As the year comes to an end, we're taking a look back at all the biggest moments that meant the most in fashion.
18. Hedi Slimane Debuts an Unrecognizable Celine
Hedi Slimane shocked the fashion world when he unveiled his first collection for Celine in September. A drastic departure from Phoebe Philo’s polished vision at the brand, Slimane brought the party-ready, ’80s-infused looks from his Saint Laurent days to Celine. The outcome resulted in a ton of criticism from fans missing the old Celine.