There’s wind at their backs as retailers head deeper into the Christmas season.
That’s the view from a spectrum of stores from Macy’s, Lord & Taylor, Target and Scoop, to web sites HauteLook and Ideeli. They and many others all reported business and traffic over this past Black Friday weekend surpassed last year’s. Among the biggest early trends boding well for the season were:
Steve Aoki held a presentation, a runway show and outdoor concert for his men's line Dim Mak. Here's a look from his spring 2018 collection, which was titled "Paradise Found." #wwdfashion #wwdmens (📷: George Chinsee)
"It's really hard sometimes. I think I have a reputation for being really tough and aggressive and pushy but I really am a very shy person who wants to be liked, and that's the conflict constantly. There's something that takes hold - I want people to like me, I don't want to be mean - but if I see something that just cries out to be answered, I go for it," says renowned NBC News correspondent Andrea Mitchell. (📷: @axeldupeux)