William Lauder, president and chief executive officer of the Estée Lauder Cos. Inc., received the honorary degree of Doctor of Humane Letters at the commencement ceremony of the Fashion Institute of Technology, which was held on Tuesday at Radio City Music Hall in Manhattan.
"It's such an honor to receive this kind of award from such a great institution, which educates and trains future leaders in our industry," said Lauder. "It's vitally important for the continued health of our industry to have this kind of institution."
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?"