Victoria’s Secret snuck into the top spot among apparel retailers and Levi’s maintained its top position among apparel and footwear brands in YouGov’s annual BrandIndex for 2012.
Victoria’s Secret, part of Limited Brands Inc., finished in a statistical dead heat with J.C. Penney Co. Inc. among the apparel retailers, both garnering ratings of 21.4 because of rounding. Old Navy was third with a rating of 20.6, followed by Men’s Wearhouse at 18.5 and Macy’s at 16.3.
Peter Kim's Los Angeles-based premium denim line has always had its finger on the pulse of youth. This season, novelty is back in a way reminiscent of early Aughts, with studs, lace-ups, racing waxed denim and more. For more highlights if some of the key brands at the Vegas trade shows, go to WWD.com. #wwdfashion (📷: Patrick Gray; Styled by @thealexbadia; Story by @karihamanaka and @marcy_wwd)
"I was driving back on Saturday afternoon from the beach, and I just saw this sign saying 'Skydiving for $95.' And I was like, I can't not sky dive for $95," says Tom Bateman about a moment in Hawaii while shooting "Snatched." #wwdeye (📷: @vsteves; Interview by @ktauer; Styled by @thealexbadia)