Luxury may have been a buzzword for much of the Nineties, but in 2002, there was more fizzle than buzz in the sector.
Plunging profits, decelerating sales, stock downgrades, spiraling debts and cost-cutting efforts dominated headlines as the year progressed and big luxury groups and small players alike hunkered down to weather a worsening economic climate.
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?"