When it comes to the state of retail in Chicago, there’s some good news and some bad news.
The good news is upscale retailers continue to seek, lease and launch locations in the affluent Gold Coast area. Among the most notable are Marc Jacobs leasing space for a Marc Jacobs Collection boutique at the corner of Rush and Walton Streets in the Elysian Hotel, and Michael Kors launching two shops at 900 North Michigan Avenue — a first-floor Michael Kors Lifestyle space in the 900 Shops and a street-level Collections store eventually replacing Stuart Weitzman there.
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?"