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.
9. The Jacket Read Around the World
Melania Trump sparked outrage when she wore a Zara jacket reading “I Really Don’t Care, Do U?” on her way to go meet detained refugee children at the Texas border. Causing an outcry across the country (and world), it was one of the most talked-about fashion choices of the year. The First Lady later said her disrespectful jacket choice was a message “for the left-winged media who are criticizing me.” K.