Polartec LLC, the Lawrence, Mass.-based innovative textile producer, has named Doug Kelliher to the new position of vice president of product management.
Kelliher will be responsible for leading Polartec’s product strategy across all categories and business channels, including outdoor, fitness, upholstery, military, workwear and medical. Polartec products range from advanced lightweight wicking fabric to insulation and weather protection textiles and are utilized by leading apparel brands, the U.S. military, and flame resistance, workwear and contract upholstery markets.
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; Styled 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)