Surprisingly, in this omnichannel world not all retail investment is headed for digital. This fall, a pile of cash has come home to the world of brick-and-mortar, and just in time for the holidays.
There has been a seemingly rapid succession of brightly lit, sparkling new and expanded renovations of department store beauty selling floors, with unveilings hitting a crescendo of one a week this fall. In years past, there was the high-tech dazzle of the new Bloomingdale’s floor at 59th Street, followed by a partial redo of the Saks Fifth Avenue floor in the flagship, then the modernizing of Lord & Taylor’s flagship beauty floor.
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?"