Stella McCartney is planting a new idea in her footwear line. The designer will retail the Italian hand-carved wooden clogs sported by models during her spring runway presentation. The wood comes from sustainable forests in Italy and the shoes are handmade with a high-tech hand-held laser that is used to carve the patterns. “We incorporated a lot of carved wood because of the delicacy and weightlessness of the garments,” says McCartney. “I wanted to ground the garments with the shoes.” The clogs will range in price from $695 to $1,295 for more extensive engravings.
Peter Kim's Los Angeles-based premium denim line has always had its finger on the pulse of youth. This season, novelty is back in a way reminiscent of early Aughts, with studs, lace-ups, racing waxed denim and more. For more highlights if some of the key brands at the Vegas trade shows, go to WWD.com. #wwdfashion (📷: Patrick Gray; Styles by @thealexbadia; Story by @karihamanaka and @marcy_wwd)
"I was driving back on Saturday afternoon from the beach, and I just saw this sign saying 'Skydiving for $95.' And I was like, I can't not sky dive for $95," says Tom Bateman about a moment in Hawaii while shooting "Snatched." #wwdeye (📷: @vsteves; Interview by @ktauer; Styled by @thealexbadia)