The year was marked by more high-profile comings and goings and hirings and firings than in recent memory. Besides the two more dramatic industry moves — Marc Jacobs’ triumphant exit at Louis Vuitton and Myron “Mike” Ullman 3rd’s return to J.C. Penney — 2013 had its share of returns and takeoffs. Here, some of the year’s most notable developments.
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)