CHICAGO — Seeking to counter a sliding economy, retailers attending the Chicago Apparel Market this month were reexamining their business strategies — fine-tuning their buys, paying more attention to customers' choices and even downsizing.
Linda Mallers, owner of RaceLogix, an outdoor and activewear store in Evanston, Ill., said she plans to shrink.
Steve Aoki held a presentation, a runway show and outdoor concert for his men's line Dim Mak. Here's a look from his spring 2018 collection, which was titled "Paradise Found." #wwdfashion #wwdmens (📷: George Chinsee)
"It's really hard sometimes. I think I have a reputation for being really tough and aggressive and pushy but I really am a very shy person who wants to be liked, and that's the conflict constantly. There's something that takes hold - I want people to like me, I don't want to be mean - but if I see something that just cries out to be answered, I go for it," says renowned NBC News correspondent Andrea Mitchell. (📷: @axeldupeux)