Young designers feel cheated by the failed Gen Art.
In the weeks before the group — which supported emerging fashion talent — revealed it was closing its operations, the firm cashed checks and charged credit cards from handfuls of Chicago and New York designers who had purchased booth space for Gen Art-sponsored shopping events set for Thursday and May 19, respectively. And the designers aren’t getting that money back.
Hermès is launching a Laundromat pop-up shop in NYC - dubbed Hermèsmatic - where customers can bring their old scarves to be dip-dyed by an expert. Get all the details on WWD.com. #wwdnews (📷: @donstahl)