There's good news and bad news for the denim market.
On the plus side, the shakeout of the overpopulated category picked up momentum last year, giving the brands that survived confi dence that opportunities to claim new market share would increasingly present themselves. Unfortunately, that shakeout has been followed by a mortgage crisis and soaring prices for energy and food — all of which have resulted in consumers tightening their purse strings for discretionary spending.
Steve Aoki held a presentation, a runway show and outdoor concert for his men's line Dim Mak. Here's a look from his spring 2018 collection, which was titled "Paradise Found." #wwdfashion #wwdmens (📷: George Chinsee)
"It's really hard sometimes. I think I have a reputation for being really tough and aggressive and pushy but I really am a very shy person who wants to be liked, and that's the conflict constantly. There's something that takes hold - I want people to like me, I don't want to be mean - but if I see something that just cries out to be answered, I go for it," says renowned NBC News correspondent Andrea Mitchell. (📷: @axeldupeux)