“Realism” and “practicality” are two words back in fashion given the recession, and four new lines out for fall are striving to fit into the zeitgeist. Callula Lillibelle, Blaise Kavanagh, Whit and Veronica Beard seek to appeal to independent-minded women, hoping to capitalize on their brands’ relatively unknown status as a sales plus with consumers — as well as their fairly selective distribution.
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?"