Must Read: Coachtopia Unveils Student Bag Designs, Good American Partners With Fashion Scholarship Fund

<p>Photo: Lexie Moreland/WWD via Getty Images</p>

Photo: Lexie Moreland/WWD via Getty Images

These are the stories making headlines in fashion on Thursday.

Coachtopia unveils student scholarship winners' bag designs
After 15 students received grants through Coach's Dream It Real x CFDA Design Scholarship Award for the 2022-2023 school year, they participated in a challenge to transform Coach's scrap materials into upcycled Coachtopia designs. Angel Pan and Vivian Luo won, and their bag were produced. They're available for purchase now, with prices ranging from $350 to $495. {Fashionista inbox}

<p>Coachtopia Ergo Bag in Scrappy Patchwork Upcrafted Leather designed by Angel Pan, $350, <a href="https://www.coach.com/products/coachtopia/ergo-bag-in-scrappy-patchwork-upcrafted-leather/CQ073.html?frp=CQ073%20L38" rel="nofollow noopener" target="_blank" data-ylk="slk:available here;elm:context_link;itc:0;sec:content-canvas" class="link ">available here</a></p>

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Good American partners with Fashion Scholarship Fund to provide two $10,000 grants
Good American is partnering with the Fashion Scholarship Fund (FSF) to offer $10,000 each and mentorship to two emerging designers. FSF class of 2022 and 2023 scholars can submit a digital portfolio of "eight to 10 size-inclusive denim pieces" for the chance to produce their designs with Good American. {Fashionista inbox}

Could this online start-up shake up the off-price ecosystem?
TJX, which owns T.J. Maxx and Marshalls, has dominated the off-price retail market, but a Los Angeles-based start-up called Ghost — an invitation-only online marketplace links sellers and buyers of surplus inventory — is looking to shake things up. Co-Founder and Co-Chief Executive Josh Kaplan told Business of Fashion's Marc Bain that the user experience is more like Airbnb than eBay, since buyers have a curated dashboard. The start-up announced $30 million in new funding this week. {Business of Fashion/paywalled}

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