WASHINGTON — Textiles and apparel are once again being used as a bargaining chip in foreign relations.
As the week drew to a close and a potential war with Iraq seemed closer, domestic textile producers, importers and retailers anxiously awaited the outcome of ongoing talks between Turkey and the U.S. over a proposed multibillion-dollar economic aid package to Turkey that includes textile and apparel trade breaks.
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?"