“Our intention is to be noticed,” said Echo Design chairman and chief executive officer Steven Roberts from the brand’s spacious showroom in Midtown Manhattan.
While that might seem like a funny thing to say, coming from the head of a 90-year-old family-run brand that has played an important role in the U.S. accessories and textile market, Roberts, grandson of the founders, isn’t playing coy.
Issa Rae stopped by WWD's NYC headquarters to talk about season two of "Insecure," which premieres this Sunday on HBO. Click link in bio for all the details. #wwdeye (📷: @jgreenery; Styled by @mayteallende)
A Stella McCartney sketch of a custom dress made from protein-based silk in partnership with biotech lab Bolt Threads. The dress will be displayed at The Museum of Modern Art's upcoming design exhibition, "Items: Is Fashion Modern?"