Archetypes Inc. has made a strategic investment in Genetic Denim, buying close to 50 percent of the Los Angeles jeansmaker for an undisclosed sum.
The acquiring company is a new multimedia venture backed by Cristina Carlino, founder of the Philosophy and Biomedic beauty brands, along with the principals at New York ad agency and investment firm Lipman.
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?"