Connie L. Finell, senior vice president of retail at the Anne Klein division of Jones New York, and earlier a top women's buyer for Saks Fifth Avenue and Mitchells/Westport, died of breast cancer Friday. She was 49.
Finell worked almost until her death, attending the Anne Klein fashion show last month for the first collection designed by Isabel Toledo.
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?"