Retailers trying to lure shoppers by offering huge discounts and promotions on the last weekend before Christmas faced the added burdens of snow, ice and rain.
The stakes were particularly high in what has been a dismal season. The weekend before the holiday can account for about 11.5 percent of Christmas sales for some merchants, according to ShopperTrak. Merchants are trying to clear inventory and salvage what may be the worst Christmas sales levels in decades.
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?"