David Strumeier has been promoted to senior vice president of sales for RS by Sheckler, WhiteTag and A.Prodigee, all brands produced by Wicked Fashions Inc. He will continue as senior vice president of marketing for Wicked, whose flagship brand is Southpole. Before joining Wicked three years ago, Strumeier was with Pro Player, a manufacturer of licensed sports apparel and accessories for men, women and children that he founded in 1988. Pro Player was sold to Fruit of the Loom in 1994. RS By Sheckler is the first celebrity collaboration for Wicked and is named for professional skateboarder and MTV reality show star Ryan Sheckler. The line will debut for back-to-school at J.C. Penney and other retailers.
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?"