From the Collective, Project and Capsule to newcomers MRket and Designer Forum, retailers shopping the men’s market this week were kept busy scurrying around town in search of the best and brightest pieces to liven their stores come spring. A more upbeat vibe was evident at the shows, and most buyers were pleased at vendors’ willingness to lower prices while maintaining quality and creativity in answer to the lingering recession.
Steve Aoki held a presentation, a runway show and outdoor concert for his men's line Dim Mak. Here's a look from his spring 2018 collection, which was titled "Paradise Found." #wwdfashion #wwdmens (📷: George Chinsee)
"It's really hard sometimes. I think I have a reputation for being really tough and aggressive and pushy but I really am a very shy person who wants to be liked, and that's the conflict constantly. There's something that takes hold - I want people to like me, I don't want to be mean - but if I see something that just cries out to be answered, I go for it," says renowned NBC News correspondent Andrea Mitchell. (📷: @axeldupeux)