That’s the opinion of outerwear manufacturers and retailers who depend on cold temperatures to spur sales of coats and jackets. With the mercury hovering above normal for much of the fall, the outerwear business has suffered in many cases, although retailers are finding that innovative styles are still drawing fans. Shorter lengths, faux fur collars, puffer blazers and technical influences, particularly at the higher end of the price spectrum, are among the stars of the season.
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?"