Rock & Republic hopes its Chapter 11 bankruptcy filing last week will allow it to find a new investor to pay off a $15 million loan without disrupting its operations.
The avant-garde premium denim brand for women and men, based in Culver City, Calif., filed for bankruptcy court protection in Manhattan on Thursday night for strategic reasons, Geoffrey D. Lurie, who’s been appointed chief restructuring officer of the firm, told WWD Friday.
"You start one way as a baby, but why shouldn't you be able to choose your own path as opposed to culturally people telling you which way to go?" - Thom Browne at his men's spring 2018 show, where he celebrated gender fluidity. #pfw #wwdmens (📷: @delphineachard)
"I think that all anyone really wants in life is to have people understand us for who we actually are, despite everything," says Ruth Negga. The actress talks "Preachers" season 2 and more on WWD.com. #wwdeye (📷: Dan Doperalski)