While not quite optimistic, the eyewear industry is managing to stay upbeat.
Given sunwear’s accessible price points and diverse style offerings, the category remains an easy way for consumers to update their wardrobes for less than the price of designer shoes or handbags. But with a lack of traffic throughout stores and a colder than average winter season, manufacturers are certainly feeling the chill.
Steve Aoki held a presentation, a runway show and outdoor concert for his men's line Dim Mak. Here's a look from his spring 2018 collection, which was titled "Paradise Found." #wwdfashion #wwdmens (📷: George Chinsee)
"It's really hard sometimes. I think I have a reputation for being really tough and aggressive and pushy but I really am a very shy person who wants to be liked, and that's the conflict constantly. There's something that takes hold - I want people to like me, I don't want to be mean - but if I see something that just cries out to be answered, I go for it," says renowned NBC News correspondent Andrea Mitchell. (📷: @axeldupeux)