NEW YORK — "One of the great things about my job is sometimes I get to play in the dirt. I like to play in the dirt, because I know that afterwards, something great is going to be built."
Those were Manhattan Borough President C. Virginia Fields’ words Thursday at the Fashion Institute of Technology, where a gaggle of industry notables and New York officials donned hard hats and picked up shovels to mark the groundbreaking of the school’s first major construction project since 1975.
Issa Rae stopped by WWD's NYC headquarters to talk about season two of "Insecure," which premieres this Sunday on HBO. Click link in bio for all the details. #wwdeye (📷: @jgreenery; Styled by @mayteallende)
A Stella McCartney sketch of a custom dress made from protein-based silk in partnership with biotech lab Bolt Threads. The dress will be displayed at The Museum of Modern Art's upcoming design exhibition, "Items: Is Fashion Modern?"