Phillips-Van Heusen and John Varvatos, a division of VF Corp., are close to signing a long-term license for dress shirts and neckwear for the designer’s signature and Star USA contemporary labels. The parties already partnered on the offerings for spring, which men’s buyers have already seen.
“We haven’t finalized the contract, but we’ve been working under a handshake agreement,” said John Varvatos. The designer is chief executive officer of a partnership with VF called John Varvatos Enterprises.
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)
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