Their collections focus on having fun in the sun, partying on the patio, relaxing at the spa or just living the good life, but casual lifestyle designers aren’t taking it easy when it comes to building their businesses during a recession.
As more consumers take a buy now, wear now approach to shopping for fashion — and retailers in turn buy closer to need amid fears of committing budgets too far ahead and winding up with too much inventory — designers are rethinking their growth strategies.
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?"