Returns, rummaging through racks and racks of discounted apparel and self-purchasing ruled the day at stores across America in the post-Christmas stretch of the holiday season.
That left retailers feeling frustrated and disappointed about the outcome; even more concerned about the impact on fourth-quarter profits than they were earlier in the month, and fretting over 2009 as the recession takes a tighter hold on consumers’ psyche and the possibility of more retail bankruptcies loom.
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?"