AND THE NOMINEES ARE ...... 10-04-9410-04-94AND THE NOMINEES ARE ...LOS ANGELES -- For the first time in five years, the California Mart is staging preview week and presenting designer awards. "When I was a...
AND THE NOMINEES ARE ...LOS ANGELES--For the first time in five years, the California Mart is staging preview week and presenting designer awards. "When I was a manufacturer, I was livid when I heard that [preview week] was cut out," said Maurice (Corky) Newman, the recently appointed president and chief executive officer of California Mart. "I felt it brought much needed exposure to the industry here." On this page, spring looks from the four Designer of the Year nominees. Inside, profiles on these designers as well as those up for the Rising Star Award.
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)