Imagine you’re a hip young urbanite and you pass a street mural that contains the perfect color combination for a pair of sneakers. You take a picture of it with your phone, text it to Nike and, in no time at all, Nike sends you back a message with a picture of specially designed shoes and a code that enables you to go online and order them in an instant.
Or you’re in a bar and can’t decide what to order. One quick click to Smirnoff on your phone, and you’ve not only got a full cocktail menu but mixology directions, too, for a bartender who may not be as plugged in as you.
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?"