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Vogue Runway's Launch Appears To Be Delayed

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Today is the last day that is posting content, and executive editor Nicole Phelps wrote "A Farewell" note thanking all the site's staff and readers for following along these past 16 years. Phelps wrote about the site's legacy:

With our coverage of breaking fashion news, year-round trend reporting, and the party scene, became a daily ritual around the globe, and not just for the designers, behind-the-scenes players, street style mavens, and party people we chronicled, but for fashion voyeurs, including one very famous outsider who with time became an insider. Speaking in 2014, Kanye West said, "I have a really poor fashion education. . . . I had to learn about clothes through and Tommy Ton and shit like that."

But what's going on with's replacement, Vogue Runway, which will keep up with fashion news and runway show images as Condé Nast transitions to e-commerce? In's note last week on Vogue Runway's launch, Phelps wrote that Monday, August 31st would be the launch date. She also tweeted about the Monday launch last Thursday:

As of now, redirects to And removed that Monday, August 31st launch date from the Vogue Runway announcement post.

The post today doesn't give a particular date either for Vogue Runway's launch. Phelps writes: "Vogue Runway, a new section of dedicated to runway shows and fashion news, will soon launch with an archive of runway images dating back to the Spring 2000 collections, and an impressive roster of voices that includes Sarah Mower, Lynn Yaeger, Luke Leitch, Maya Singer, and more."