Nicolas Ghesquière has been one of fashion's most influential voices for more than a decade, his futuristic, haute rock n' roll aesthetic for Balenciaga all the more fascinating for its deft allegiance to the work of the house founder. Ghesquière's impact on the accessories arena cannot be overstated. Here, he talks about shoes gone wild, the "it" bag that almost wasn't, and the pros and cons of extreme experimentation.
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?"