Accessible designer clothes. That has always been the idea behind bridge sportswear and ready-to-wear, and ever since the category came onto the scene 20-odd years ago, it has grown — albeit not without some pain. Today, the term encompasses a...
Accessible designer clothes. That has always been the idea behind bridge sportswear and ready-to-wear, and ever since the category came onto the scene 20-odd years ago, it has grown — albeit not without some pain. Today, the term encompasses a diverse mix that goes far beyond its career-gal roots to include diffusion and casual contemporary collections from many of the better-known names in fashion. For resort, designers are keeping things light and breezy, with lots of white — and lots of leg. Here, MAG’s silk, nylon and spandex top and cotton and Lycra shorts.
“I see things on the hanger and I’m, like, ‘I never knew that color worked on me.’ It’s things you necessarily wouldn’t choose to wear, but once you put them on, you see why Janie is who Janie is." — Lily Collins on working with former "Mad Men" costume designer, Janie Bryant on creating looks for her role as Celia Brady's in Amazon series, "The Last Tycoon." 📸@jilliansollazzo #wwdeye
EXCLUSIVE: Sarah Rutson has been tapped to Build New American Fashion Group. The parent of Joie, Equipment and Current/Elliott hired the merchant to rev up its brands and expand its portfolio into designer, beauty and lifestyle categories. Read more on WWD.com, link in bio. #wwdfashion
Michael Kors' $1.3B Jimmy Choo deal has the company squaring off with Coach Inc. as both seek to build American powerhouses. Coach bought Stuart Weitzman in 2015 and Kate Spade just two weeks ago, but Michael Kors' acquisition may be putting pressure on its rival in the new push for scale. #wwdnews (📷: George Chinsee)
Meet actress Lucy Boynton, who plays opposite Naomi Watts in the recently released Netflix series "Gypsy." Boynton stopped by WWD to talk about her upcoming projects and her nomadic lifestyle. Get all the details on WWD.com. #wwdeye (📷: @dandoperalski)