Strands of giant “pearls” lining the entrance of the new Villa Moda store in Bahrain are the first clue this is no standard luxury boutique.
Credit goes to Marcel Wanders, the Dutch industrial designer famous for his knot chairs and cocoon-wrapped chandeliers. He tackled his first major retail assignment by injecting some chaos and surprise into what he calls an “international souk” concept.
Steve Aoki held a presentation, a runway show and outdoor concert for his men's line Dim Mak. Here's a look from his spring 2018 collection, which was titled "Paradise Found." #wwdfashion #wwdmens (📷: George Chinsee)
"It's really hard sometimes. I think I have a reputation for being really tough and aggressive and pushy but I really am a very shy person who wants to be liked, and that's the conflict constantly. There's something that takes hold - I want people to like me, I don't want to be mean - but if I see something that just cries out to be answered, I go for it," says renowned NBC News correspondent Andrea Mitchell. (📷: @axeldupeux)