LONDON — Fraser Allan has been named chief executive officer of beauty retailer Space NK. He took on the role May 5, replacing Judith Pilkington, who, as reported, stepped down as ceo in April. Allan’s recent career highlights include acting as chief operating officer of the Liberty department store and ceo of Viscount Linley’s furniture business. His résumé also includes stints at Great Universal Stores, Next and Laura Ashley. In addition, he led a management buyout of Fired Earth Interiors.
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?"