However, for all the running around and for all the talent on display — some better than others — it’s hard not to wonder if the end result will mean much in the real world. In today’s retail climate of megabrands, burgeoning fast-fashion chains and big-bucks marketing budgets, what opportunity is there for designers like Todd Snyder, Richard Chai, Robert Geller, Patrik Ervell, Antonio Azzuolo and Timo Weiland to break through and create a significant impact beyond a small coterie of industry insiders and a sprinkling of directional boutiques?
"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)
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