BRAG, the Black Retail Action Group, can boast some big-name draws for its 39th annual Scholarship and Awards gala. Basketball legend Earvin “Magic” Johnson, and Saks Fifth Avenue chairman and chief executive Stephen I. Sadove are among those to be honored at the event, set for Oct. 23 at Cipriani on Wall Street.
Richard Dent, senior vice president, chief operating officer and co-leader, Victoria’s Secret Pink; Constance White, style director of eBay; Johnny Taylor, ceo of Rushmoredrive.com; Shawn Outler, group vice president of multicultural merchandising and vendor development, Macy’s Inc. and Best Buy will also be honored.
Issa Rae stopped by WWD's NYC headquarters to talk about season two of "Insecure," which premieres this Sunday on HBO. Click link in bio for all the details. #wwdeye (📷: @jgreenery; Styled by @mayteallende)
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?"