With the recession impacting scores of innerwear manufacturers and retailers, designer companies face the challenge of how to remain innovative yet stay afloat.
Following a year of dismal sales at retail that included several bankruptcies such as Mervyns, the worst holiday selling season in three decades and a number of major and midsized companies scaling back costs across the board, designer firms that rely on cutting-edge creativity are bracing for a difficult first half.
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?"