Interest and innovation help coat makers weather the economy.
With world currencies still in flux and soaring prices of raw materials and fuel, vendors in the outerwear sector say that it is increasingly difficult to be optimistic about the business climate. But they say the only real antidotes to flat sales and stagnant growth are innovation, cost control and giving consumers even more value for their money.
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?"