Lingerie continues to be a die-hard category in the midst of a credit crunch, a bleak retail environment and the biggest drop in consumer confidence in 16 years.
Industry executives familiar with the economic recessions of the early Seventies, late Eighties and early Nineties are fond of comparing the impulse-buy of a sexy-looking bra and panties to that of a lipstick or nail polish, because of their fashionable yet inexpensive appeal.
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?"