As another year of trade shows and events kicks off in Asia, industry watchers are eyeing macroeconomic and logistical developments in the region.
China’s manufacturing sector has been hit hard in recent years, entering a slump that won’t easily be reversed. For textile and apparel makers here, times are tough but the field appears to at least be stabilizing.
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)
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