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.
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)