BRANCHING OUT: TapouT, a leader in the mixed martial arts apparel market, is expanding into accessories and elevating its children’s line. The $100 million, California-based company signed a licensing agreement with Kids Headquarters Inc. to develop its line of children’s activewear, sportswear, sleepwear, swimwear, outerwear and underwear. In addition, two of TapouT’s suppliers have formed a partnership to distribute men’s, women’s and children’s accessories for the brand. Aquarius Ltd. and Putnam Sourcing Group established the TapouT Accessory Group to make and market headwear, backpacks, gear bags, belts, wallets, jewelry, hosiery and timepieces under license.
Madonna turns 59 today, marking another year of show-stopping, one-of-a-kind bold looks from the singer. To celebrate, we took a look at the superstar's most memorable fashion moments. Here, Madonna sits front row at Versace's spring runway show in 1995. See more exclusive photos from the #wwdarchive on WWD.com. #wwdeye (📷: Cédric Dordevic)
WWD asked a handful of creative directors to evaluate the September covers of leading women's fashion magazines. How do they think the covers this year compare with years gone by, and what do they say about the current status of the publication? Link in bio. (GIF by @hypebreast)
"Stephen King is such a master, but I don't like being scared - there's enough that's really scary. How about the morning's news?" says Holland Taylor in an interview with WWD. See what else the actress said about starring in the TV adaptation of King's thriller "Mr. Mercedes" on WWD.com. #wwdeye (📷: @jgreenery)