The recession hasn’t cramped the ambition of Tootsies in Houston or Balliets in Oklahoma City: Both veteran women’s luxury retailers have invested in big new flagships that are thriving.
Tootsies’ owner Mickey Rosmarin and Balliets’ proprietor Bob Benham each built $6 million stores with generous building allowances from developers eager for fashionable anchors in their new shopping centers.
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?"