BROOKLYN — Apparel manufacturing in New York, long considered on the endangered-species list, received a major transfusion on Thursday and could be set for a serious revival with the help of City Hall and the injection of a fresh entrepreneurial spirit.
Alicia Glen, deputy mayor for housing and economic development, in unveiling a $3.5 million investment in the Manufacturing Innovation Hub for Apparel, Textiles & Wearable Tech, an innovative fashion manufacturing and design hub in Sunset Park, Brooklyn, said City Hall wants to take the concept into all five boroughs.
Hermès is launching a Laundromat pop-up shop in NYC - dubbed Hermèsmatic - where customers can bring their old scarves to be dip-dyed by an expert. Get all the details on WWD.com. #wwdnews (📷: @donstahl)