LAS VEGAS — There was a surprise in the aisles at MAGIC here Monday — optimism.
Retailers shopping the first day of the show were finally feeling a bit more hopeful about the future after early signs of a good back-to-school season and a bubbling of demand in some categories. MAGIC runs through Wednesday at the Las Vegas Convention Center.
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?"