NEW YORK — Mitch Alfus is the biggest name in leather and fur few have heard of — unless they’re Donna Karan, Ralph Lauren or Alexander Wang, among others.
That’s all about to change now. Alfus, the self-appointed Leather King, whose Libra Leather is the go-to source for exotic skins for the designer community, has opened a six-week pop-up shop at 91 Grand Street in SoHo here.
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)