Barack Obama secured a victory in one of the most hotly contested presidential elections in years — and with strong support from the fashion industry.Obama now faces the major challenges of jump-starting the faltering economy, pumping confidence back into the free market and shoring up and containing a two-front war in Iraq and Afghanistan — not to mention uniting a country where a significant number of people didn’t vote for him. All are expected to be at the top of the 44th president’s agenda in his first 100 days in office.
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; Styles 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)