Despite cutbacks and difficult business trends, The Talbots Inc. is moving forward in its mission to end the slump and modernize its image.
The Hingham, Mass.-based specialty chain has a re-engineered collection for fall that emphasizes wear-now looks, raises the value proposition by injecting style, draping and detailing without elevating prices, and reflects stepped-up turnaround efforts by the new management team formed in the last 18 months.
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?"