PRESENTING ... THE REPS WWD CONTINUES IT... 04-05-9404-05-94PRESENTING ... THE REPSWWD CONTINUES ITS SERIES HIGHLIGHTING PROMINENT REPS AT THE CHICAGO APPAREL CENTER.Lee Roski Showroom: 12-102 Principal: Lee...
PRESENTING ... THE REPS WWD CONTINUES IT... 04-05-9404-05-94PRESENTING ... THE REPSWWD CONTINUES ITS SERIES HIGHLIGHTING PROMINENT REPS AT THE CHICAGO APPAREL CENTER.Lee Roski Showroom: 12-102 Principal: Lee RoskiLines: Faith, Leslie Fay Evenings, Nahdree, Nah Nah, Nicole Studio, Nipon Night, Staples, Surya, UGR"Value is a key idea. We try to find the lines that know how to follow the trends and produce the product at the right price."-- Lee RoskiNancy Milgrim Showroom: 1347 Principal: Nancy MilgrimLines: Actionwear, Grand Avenue, Lynn Ritchie, L. Bates, Tina Hagen, Votre Nom"We're a full service showroom with a hands-on approach. As the fourth generation in a retail family, I understand that, just as retailers have to give service to their customers, as a rep we have to give customer service to our stores."-- Nancy MilgrimBoe ChmilShowroom: 1340 Principal: Boe ChmilLines: Bettina Riedel, Johnny Heaven, Michael Simon, Platinum, Silver Connection, Studio 1"I try not to duplicate any one manufacturer. We offer the customer one-stop shopping -- a harmonious mix of sportswear, knitwear and dresses. There isn't one price point that dictates -- it should be more of a look than a price point."-- Boe ChmilSteven B. Jacobson Showroom: 13-110 Principal: Steve JacobsonLines: Anne Pederson, Bossanova, Emil Rutenberg, Fitigues, Fitigues Kids, Kavi, Kirsten Scarcelli, Jan Wilson, Mary Beth Collection, Micheline Boucher, Notables"The lines I sell don't wear my customers -- my customers wear the clothes. You can't target a price point -- people are trying to buy quality and a look for a little less expensive price."-- Steve Jacobson<FD:"2.x Reference">
A first look at @virgilabloh’s sneakers for @louisvuitton. Abloh spoke to WWD about his debut collection for Louis Vuitton, creating @kendalljenner’s #metgala outfit and redefining the heritage brand. Read the full story on WWD.com. #wwdfashion 📷: @alfredo_piola)
The world’s largest producer of denim @iskodenim is sharing the strategy behind its product development process. Read our full interview with ISKO’s product development manager Baris Ozden on the company’s extensive research practices, upcoming denim trends and the latest material innovations on WWD.com. #iskodenim
“I genuinely fell in love with water, I fell in love with Fiji, I fell in love with the whole life that we lived for those few months,” says @mrsamclaflin of filming for his new movie “Adrift” with @shailenewoodley. The 31-year-old actor spoke with WWD about his upcoming projects, meeting Jamie Dornan and working with co-star Woodley. #wwdeye (📷: @jamstoker)
3 years ago, fans of the late singer Aaliyah started calling for a collaboration with @maccosmetics. With the strength of social media — including mock ups of products — 25,000 people signed a Change.org petition for a limited-edition collection, and MAC couldn’t ignore the buzz. Tomorrow, MAC will unveil MAC x Aaliyah, a tribute to the singer who passed away nearly 17 years ago. Head to our stories to preview the new collection, which was worked on by Aaliyah’s family and inspired directly by her makeup bag. #wwdbeauty
Artistic director @clarewaightkeller will be dedicating @givenchyofficial’s fall 2018 couture show in Paris on July 1 to house founder Hubert de Givenchy, who passed away in March at age 91. Givenchy said the collection would be “an homage to his iconic creations, technique, and personal lexicon” and a “celebration of his timeless elegance and grace.” Head to WWD.com to read more. #wwdfashion (📷: Delphine Achard)
La Double J made a name for itself with its vintage-inspired prints, but for resort, designer JJ Martin has ventured into new territory: enter rich jewel toned solids and decadent embellishment, in the form of appliqués, crystals and sequins. #wwdfashion #resort19 #ladoublej
This Just In: J. Crew Group has named Johanna Uurasjarvi as its chief design officer.
Uurasjarvi succeeds Somsack Sikhounmuong, who left the company last September. Tap the link in bio for the full report. #wwdnews
“She came into my hotel room and she was like, ‘I have Chanel and Christian Dior.’ She was like, ‘Chanel likes you.’ And I was like, ‘I’m going to start crying,’” breakout star Maddie Hasson tells WWD of her styling sessions Molly Dickson. “I really like classic, elegant things. I love the way Anna Wintour dresses.” Read more about Hasson’s role in @impulseseries on wwd.com. (📸: @jgreenery ) #wwdeye
@virgilabloh revealed he's working with Australian stylist and
Vogue Australia fashion director @christinecentenera for his debut @louisvuitton men's collection, which will be presented in Paris on June 21. Centenera met Abloh while both working with Kanye West, where she consulted on his all his runway collections since his debut spring 2012 women's wear show. Read the full story on WWD.com. #wwdfashion #wwdnews (📷: @asussmanphoto)