Marketers of mass-market apparel are evenly split on both their reports on spring business and their expectations for full-year retail sales.
According to a quarterly survey of soft goods suppliers by Capital Business Credit, 50 percent of respondents said their spring business was better than a year ago while 50 percent said results were flat or down. Among those experiencing an improved spring, the majority saw year-on-year growth of 3 to 10 percent.
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?"