PARIS — While denim’s origins lie in workwear for men, from railroad workers to cowboys, the recent strong evolution of women’s premium fashion denim opened up a more colorful, tactile and notably stretch- and fit-obsessed landscape for the category worlds away from its origins.
After all, in the words of Jason Denham, founder of the denim label Denham: “It’s 2011, and we don’t pan for gold or ride horses and chase Indians anymore.”
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?"