NEW YORK — Isaac Mizrahi is back in the better sportswear game at department stores.
Xcel Brands Inc., which embarked on a licensing spree for Mizrahi last fall, has signed an exclusive agreement with The Jump Apparel Group here to manufacture and distribute sportswear, dresses and suiting under the Isaac Mizrahi New York brand. The collections, which will be geared to the better market, will be introduced for spring 2013 retailing.
Peter Kim's Los Angeles-based premium denim line has always had its finger on the pulse of youth. This season, novelty is back in a way reminiscent of early Aughts, with studs, lace-ups, racing waxed denim and more. For more highlights if some of the key brands at the Vegas trade shows, go to WWD.com. #wwdfashion (📷: Patrick Gray; Styles by @thealexbadia; Story by @karihamanaka and @marcy_wwd)
"I was driving back on Saturday afternoon from the beach, and I just saw this sign saying 'Skydiving for $95.' And I was like, I can't not sky dive for $95," says Tom Bateman about a moment in Hawaii while shooting "Snatched." #wwdeye (📷: @vsteves; Interview by @ktauer; Styled by @thealexbadia)