The yearlong effort of the Nelson Mandela Foundation to advance volunteerism and philanthropy through fashion now has a North American partner.
Dallas-based Company B US Inc. has been granted rights as the exclusive sublicensee for women’s, men’s and children’s apparel marketed under the 46664 Fashion brand in the U.S. and Canada. The collection, introduced in South Africa last year, will launch at 46664fashion.com on July 18, Mandela’s 94th birthday, with initial distribution at retail expected for holiday.
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?"