NEW YORK — While H&M has helped to revolutionize the specialty store approach to fashion with its cheap-chic merchandise scheme, it wasn’t the first to try this tactic.
In 1987, Robert Glick bought the 26-store Midwestern regional closeout chain, Bobby G, and converted it into what is now known as Dots. Two months ago, he reached a milestone: the privately held Solon, Ohio-based retailer, opened its 300th store in the Franklin Square plaza in Bloomfield, N.J., along with a new look and trend-driven concept.
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?"