Tumi is parting with executive creative director David Chu almost two years after he was brought on board to help reposition the travel accessory company as a larger and more fashionable player in the luxury market.
Chu initially took an equity stake in privately held Tumi that he described as “meaningful and significant.” Chu and Tumi chief executive officer Laurence Franklin did not comment on whether Chu’s stake would change.
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?"