The affluent are back, and they’re buying clothes.
Increased confidence about the economy — and their own financial circumstances — led affluent consumers to boost their purchases of apparel in the third quarter, reversing a sharp downward trend earlier in the year, according to data compiled by Unity Marketing. A study by Accenture also showed a growing appetite for luxury goods among the general population.
"I was driving back on Saturday afternoon from the beach, and I just saw this sign saying 'Skydiving for $95.' And I was like, I can't not sky dive for $95," says Tom Bateman about a moment in Hawaii while shooting "Snatched." #wwdeye (📷: @victoriastevens; Interview by @ktauer; Styled by @thealexbadia)