Cocktails and mini crab cakes aside, the event to create buzz for the first international Bloomingdale’s stores in Dubai was billed by chief executive officer Michael Gould as “an informational meeting, not a party.”
Nevertheless, the mood was festive and the location — the Powerhouse at the American Museum of Natural History in Manhattan — was novel. “Instead of having it in the store, we thought we’d do something different and come to one of the great icons of New York,” Gould said.
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?"