Sweden’s Hennes & Mauritz said same-store sales dipped 2 percent in June as inflation and economic worries kept shoppers out of stores. The fast-fashion giant said sales overall gained 8 percent on new store openings. H&M last month said same-store sales gained 14 percent. European retailers have been beset by diving consumer confidence and rising inflation linked to expensive gas and oil.
Steve Aoki held a presentation, a runway show and outdoor concert for his men's line Dim Mak. Here's a look from his spring 2018 collection, which was titled "Paradise Found." #wwdfashion #wwdmens (📷: George Chinsee)
"It's really hard sometimes. I think I have a reputation for being really tough and aggressive and pushy but I really am a very shy person who wants to be liked, and that's the conflict constantly. There's something that takes hold - I want people to like me, I don't want to be mean - but if I see something that just cries out to be answered, I go for it," says renowned NBC News correspondent Andrea Mitchell. (📷: @axeldupeux)