With Britain very nearly in recession, banks in northern Europe buckling and lines of credit rapidly shriveling, few retailers are looking forward to a bumper holiday season.
However, industry principals and observers in Britain and continental Europe believe the fittest companies will survive the current storm — provided they aren’t highly leveraged — and principals at both ends of the market are looking on the bright side.
"You start one way as a baby, but why shouldn't you be able to choose your own path as opposed to culturally people telling you which way to go?" - Thom Browne at his men's spring 2018 show, where he celebrated gender fluidity. #pfw #wwdmens (📷: @delphineachard)
"I think that all anyone really wants in life is to have people understand us for who we actually are, despite everything," says Ruth Negga. The actress talks "Preachers" season 2 and more on WWD.com. #wwdeye (📷: Dan Doperalski)