Gas prices are through the roof, food prices are surging, Americans are mired in a housing crisis. So how is a retailer supposed to entice shoppers for the latest handbag or a hip new pair of jeans?
WWD conducted its fourth annual “Where America Shops” consumer survey to gain some insight about where women are shopping, what they’re buying and what their intentions are for spending on clothes and accessories for the rest of the year. The survey was conducted by Synovate, a New York-based market research fi rm. It was fi elded May 14 to 19.
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?"