With the digital age came the obsolescence of the primary function of a watch—no one has to look at her wrist to tell time anymore.
Yet lest anyone presume that a decline in sales was inevitable, the fashion-watch sector has been booming for designer houses. From Michael Kors to Calvin Klein to Coach, practically every major label is represented in the category. Those who aren’t are making plans to get in on the action. Tory Burch is reportedly looking into watches, and Karl Lagerfeld will launch them in a licensing deal with Fossil next spring.
“I was touched by the fact that she lost her father, really before his time, and it was a real shock. She had two young children, she was married and she was expecting that she would have her own life for a good 25 years,” said Claire Foy about playing a young Queen Elizabeth in Netflix’s The Crown. Styled by @mayteallende 📸@jgreenery #emmys2017 #wwdeyeu
“Truth and lies have become a real interesting theme, more than ever, lately,” Emmy nominee Laura Dern told WWD. "It’s a very interesting time to use our voice." Styled by @cristinaehrlich, 📸 @shayanhathaway #wwdeye #emmys2017
“It transcends the genre that is you think of a sci-fi show — you don’t expect it to be so profound or emotionally riveting,” Evan Rachel Wood told WWD of her Emmy nominated role in Westworld. styled by @samanthamcmillen_stylist 📸 @emmanmontalvan #emmys2017 #wwdeye