Teens’ seemingly undiminished buying power is fueling junior and young contemporary success.
According to makers, teen shoppers remain blissfully unaffected by a tough economy. While their parents may be having a tough time in the job market, many teens are holding down babysitting positions and other part-time jobs. Of course, they have few if any bills to pay, and rent’s certainly not an issue.
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?"