One World Apparel and Unger Fabrik LLC, a Los Angeles-based manufacturer of juniors, young contemporary and women’s apparel, has hired the former head of Kellwood’s Western region as an executive consultant.
Arthur Gordon will work to grow market share, advise on acquisitions and launch global integration initiatives. Gordon previously served as chief executive officer of Kellwood’s Western region and also of Enchante Inc. One World Apparel and Unger Fabrik own and license various labels, including One World, Live and Let Live, Weavers, W-Girls and Band of Gypsies.
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)