An ever-increasing number of beauty brands use the runway to cloak themselves in the aura of designers both established and emerging. It’s become a backstage bonanza for fashion companies — but is the consumer paying any attention?
Makeup artist Bobbi Brown remembers the days when she could turn up to do a fashion show, wet hair in a ponytail, sneakers on her feet, her face devoid of makeup. After all, the cameras were in the front of the house, not backstage, trained on the models, not the makeup artists.
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?"