What does the fashion industry want from the next president? The answer is simple: leadership.
From the economy and taxes to trade and international affairs, an informal WWD survey of 25 industry executives found they all felt the 44th president — whether it’s Sens. Barack Obama or John McCain —– must quickly develop a plan to get the country out of the ongoing economic crisis as well as possess the strength of character and determination to reinvigorate America’s role as world leader.
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?"