ATLANTA — After 15 years as general manager at Jeffrey Atlanta, Jim Whitlow realized an entrepreneur's dream — turning a personal passion into a business concept.
"I combined the two things I love most — high fashion and fitness," said Whitlow, a competitive runner and personal trainer who opened Deka, a specialty store with high-end athletic and leisure apparel, a formula he said was nonexistent.
Steve Aoki held a presentation, a runway show and outdoor concert for his men's line Dim Mak. Here's a look from his spring 2018 collection, which was titled "Paradise Found." #wwdfashion #wwdmens (📷: George Chinsee)
"It's really hard sometimes. I think I have a reputation for being really tough and aggressive and pushy but I really am a very shy person who wants to be liked, and that's the conflict constantly. There's something that takes hold - I want people to like me, I don't want to be mean - but if I see something that just cries out to be answered, I go for it," says renowned NBC News correspondent Andrea Mitchell. (📷: @axeldupeux)