All signs point to the fine jewelry market slowing down — Graff Diamonds Corp. pulled its initial public offering last week, and Tiffany & Co. reported a weaker outlook for the year — but the opposite holds true for pure play Web sites in the category. ComScore reported last month that online retail spending reached $44.3 billion for the quarter — a 17 percent increase from last year — with jewelry and watches among the top performers.
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?"