Retail stocks rose to new highs on Wall Street today, but ultimately ceded ground as the Washington budget stand off went into its third day.
The S&P 500 Retailing Industry Group traded as high as 864.73 — a new record — but closed off 1.1 percent, or 9.31 points, to 852.98. The Dow Jones Industrial Average slipped 0.9 percent, or 136.66 points, to 14,996.48.
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?"