This year, the apparel game will be played with both offense and defense as retailers and vendors plot strategies for moderate growth — but remain mindful of the Great Recession’s tough lessons.
A degree of optimism has buoyed retailers and vendors as the industry gears up for the Milan runway shows this weekend and men’s market in New York next week. The news of unexpectedly solid fourth-quarter and holiday results even has some talking less about survival and more about growth, and how to achieve it.
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?"