A member of the Columbus, Ohio-based Schottenstein family, which made its name in the retail business with discounters such as Value City Department Stores, DSW and Filene’s Basement, started his first business at age 12, selling cigars to businessmen. Eight years ago, he founded the custom bespoke tailoring company, Astor & Black, which he sold to a private equity firm, Castanea Partners, last year.
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?"