After more than 20 years in the men’s wear business, it’s fairly easy for Chris Manley to get retailers to take his call. But if they didn’t think his latest venture had potential, that’s where the goodwill would have stopped.
Lucky for him, Bloomingdale’s, Saks Fifth Avenue and a handful of specialty stores signed on for the launch season of Surfside Supply Co., a casual sportswear brand with a relaxed beach-inspired sensibility. Nordstrom and Amazon will add the line for fall.
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)