NEW YORK -- Trends come and go, but this is where they stand today. Shoppers on both coasts, with a taste for fast fashion, are looking for short kilts, tiny T-shirts, baby-doll dresses and long athletic-inspired dresses. Here is a roundup of what New...
NEW YORK -- Trends come and go, but this is where they stand today. Shoppers on both coasts, with a taste for fast fashion, are looking for short kilts, tiny T-shirts, baby-doll dresses and long athletic-inspired dresses. Here is a roundup of what New York and Los Angeles area stores said they can't keep on the racks, with the number of units ordered and retail prices.
FRED SEGAL, Santa Monica:
La Perla chiffon or velvet bodysuits -- 24 units from $250 to $400.
Ghost rayon crepe long dresses with embroidered eyelets -- 24 units from $250 to $395.
Lianne Barnes lightweight, soft, short cardigans -- 36 units from $95 to $350.
Five-pocket, stonewashed Diesel jeans -- 80 units from $95 to $110.
NANA, Santa Monica:
NaNa short kilts in plaids and dark solids -- 200 units from $45 to $55.
Living Doll short-sleeved polyester and Lycra spandex V-neck shirts with racing stripes -- 30 units at $52.
Free People cotton baby T-shirts for adults with tiny floral print -- 100 units at $15.
PATRICIA FIELD, New York:
G-Rated youth size T-shirts with ladybugs, bumble bees, butterflies and other prints -- 200 units at $20 to $25.
Three-stripe athletic wear dresses in black, red, burgundy, navy and powder blue with white stripes by Living Doll and Patricia Field -- 250 units from $65 to $96.
Short solid or standard plaid kilts from numerous vendors -- 150 units from $45 to $65.
Fitted leather vests with Lycra blend back by Mombo and Free Art -- 100 units from $80 to $250.
Patricia Field, Betsey Johnson and other baby-doll dresses in black, florals and pastels -- 100 units from $65 to $150.
109, New York:
White Girl short, flirty velvet dresses -- 150 units at $120.
A-line jersey skirts from 109 in suede, velvet, wool gabardine and boucle -- 100 units from $45 to $85.
Isabel Ardee very short solid and printed skirts in rayon, gabardine and denim -- 25 units at $90.
UNION, New York:
Hysteric Glamour, Jimmy Jumble and a variety of other tight T-shirts with crazy prints -- 150 units from $24 to $72.
No Such Soul and P/X deconstructed A-line skirts -- 12 units from $80 to $190.
ROMP, New York:
Living Doll long-sleeved, long dress in black, burgundy, navy and light blue with white athletic stripes -- 200 units at $70.
Speedway Clothing tricolor mesh football jerseys lined with tricot -- 200 pieces at $50.
Earth Angel and Living Doll long-sleeved, short-sleeved and sleeveless tiny T-shirts with ironed-on decals -- 100 units from $15 to $24.
Gypsy & Thieves tight knit dresses with round neck -- 20 units at $64.
Romp Collection deconstructed dresses and turtlenecks with marrowed edges in black, burgundy and navy -- 200 units from $48 to $70.
@kith is moving into children’s. The men’s and women’s streetwear brand has launched Kidset, a Kith kids line located in New York at 64 Bleecker Street. The line includes mini versions of staple Kith pieces like the Astor bomber jacket and the Kith box logo sweatshirts, along with a wall that can display up to 120 pairs of shoes from @adidas, @newbalance, @timberland and more. #wwdfashion
“I just wanted to create this fully rounded character, but I do think what excited me most was just the opportunity to give a group of people representation that I feel needs it. I like to do characters in projects that stand for something and Karolina definitely does, so that was really exciting to me,” @ginnygardner says of her new role in @hulu’s “The Runaways.” Gardner plays Karolina Dean, a queer superhero, which is a rarity for @marvel. Read more about Gardner’s character on WWD.com #wwdeye (📷: @dandoperalski)
@heriethpaul and @gracebol have a moment on the @victoriassecret fashion show 2017. See every look from the runway on WWD.com. Link in bio. (📷: @giovanni_giannoni_photo) #wwdfashion #victoriassecret #VSFashionShow
“Azzedine has been one of the biggest influences in my life. He has always been such a strong, loving, fatherly figure to me. I call him Papa. His designs are indescribably unique, they are pieces of art. He knew how to make the female form look its loveliest. I have so many memories of him; my favorite might be during my first show with him in Paris. He liked me and he wanted to help me get more work. He called all his friends at Kenzo and Comme des Garcons, and asked them to book me. They said, ‘But she can’t walk!’ And he said, ‘but she has such a great ass!' His friendship and support has been the great privilege of my career. I can't imagine life without him. Repose en paix mon Papa.” - @stephanieseymour tells @wwd. #wwdfashion (📷: @steveeichner) #alaia #azzedinealaia
Azzedine Alaïa, flanked by two of his closest friends, models Stephanie Seymour and Naomi Campbell.
He designed Seymour’s dress for her 1995 wedding to Peter Brant, and treated Campbell (who famously called him Papa), like a daughter. For more on the legendary designer, tap the link in bio. #wwdfashion #alaia #azzedinealaia