Last month's improvement in consumer confidence was short-lived as consumers, assessing the short-term jobs outlook, turned pessimistic in January.
The Conference Board Consumer Confidence Index fell to 87.9 from 90.6 in December. Its two components showed mixed results as the Expectations Index dropped to 69.6 from 75.8 last month, while the Present Situation Index rose to 115.3 from 112.9.
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?"