American fashion workers are looking for payback, and they’re ready to take their skills elsewhere to get it.
After biding their time and hoping for continued employment during the Great Recession, employees at U.S. retail and apparel firms are looking to improve the quality of their work lives as well as their compensation, according to the 2012 Salary Survey and Job Market Report from 24 Seven, the New York-based talent recruitment firm, and WWD.
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)