DALLAS — If you want to be a successful designer, work in lightweight fabrics and add some color to your collection.
That was the primary advice of Neiman Marcus fashion director Ken Downing to four designers in the Council of Fashion Designers of America’s Fashion Incubator, who were flown here last week by sponsor W Hotels to meet retailers, customers and media.
"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)