With sales projected to reach$400million as it rings in its 50th birthday this year, Kurt Geiger stillremains relatively unknown in the U.S. But the company hopes that’sabout to change, as a key initiative for the brand is bolstering itsprofile in America through retail and wholesale channels.
Geigeris carried in about 350 doors worldwide and maintains 80 freestandingdoors — 55 of these in its native England — making it the second-biggestshoe company in the U.K. after Clarks.
Issa Rae stopped by WWD's NYC headquarters to talk about season two of "Insecure," which premieres this Sunday on HBO. Click link in bio for all the details. #wwdeye (📷: @jgreenery; Styled by @mayteallende)
A Stella McCartney sketch of a custom dress made from protein-based silk in partnership with biotech lab Bolt Threads. The dress will be displayed at The Museum of Modern Art's upcoming design exhibition, "Items: Is Fashion Modern?"