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.
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?"