Women these days may be passing up a new lipstick in favor of buying a new phone, or dinner with the girls.
“Theconsumer hasn’t stopped spending, there’s just more in herconsideration,” said Karen Grant, vice president of The NPD Group.“Prestige [beauty] is just one of her options, there are really excitingthings outside of prestige — the mass market is creating more noise —and even outside beauty.”
Peter Kim's Los Angeles-based premium denim line has always had its finger on the pulse of youth. This season, novelty is back in a way reminiscent of early Aughts, with studs, lace-ups, racing waxed denim and more. For more highlights if some of the key brands at the Vegas trade shows, go to WWD.com. #wwdfashion (📷: Patrick Gray; Styled by @thealexbadia; Story by @karihamanaka and @marcy_wwd)
"I was driving back on Saturday afternoon from the beach, and I just saw this sign saying 'Skydiving for $95.' And I was like, I can't not sky dive for $95," says Tom Bateman about a moment in Hawaii while shooting "Snatched." #wwdeye (📷: @vsteves; Interview by @ktauer; Styled by @thealexbadia)