It's a typical morning meeting at Holt Renfrew’s Bloor Street flagship before the doors swing open to shoppers, and 150 sales associates are getting the skinny on the early spring arrivals to the selling floor.
Akris, Celine, Marc Jacobs — they’re all in, said store manager Jody Minuk. But the commercial appeal turns charitable when she cited the zigzag-patterned Missoni bears and elephants that also just arrived. They’re Christmas gifts, priced at $50, to support OrphanAid Africa, which helps orphans and vulnerable children in Ghana.
"You start one way as a baby, but why shouldn't you be able to choose your own path as opposed to culturally people telling you which way to go?" - Thom Browne at his men's spring 2018 show, where he celebrated gender fluidity. #pfw #wwdmens (📷: @delphineachard)
"I think that all anyone really wants in life is to have people understand us for who we actually are, despite everything," says Ruth Negga. The actress talks "Preachers" season 2 and more on WWD.com. #wwdeye (📷: Dan Doperalski)