Retail stocks managed to transcend a down market and rise 1 percent on Wall Street today.
The S&P 500 Retailing Industry Group gained 6.28 points to 642.59, outshining the Dow Jones Industrial Average, which fell 0.5 percent, or 58.90 points, to 12,756.18 as investors continued to worry about the pending fiscal cliff at the end of the year.
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?"