Cartier boutiques are steeped in old-world elegance. Stately buildings on important shopping streets, they are decorated with opulent chandeliers, wood paneling and substantial furniture. But while the stores are designed to impress, they are never so ornamented that they distract from the main event, which is the product.
Not many cities in the world are sufficiently cosmopolitan and refined to qualify as flagships. In fact, only three make the cut: Paris, London and New York.
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?"