John Foster and Reid & Taylor have snagged Saks Fifth Avenue’s inaugural Fabric No. 1 awards. The prize is designed to choose the season’s finest made-to-measure fabrics for suits and sport coats.
Saks opened the competition to all men’s wear fabric mills, and 14 brands — from England, Scotland and Italy — contributed their top three fall swatches. The samples were examined and voted on by a panel of five men’s wear experts from the store, led by Tom Ott, senior vice president and general merchandise manager of men’s.
Hermès is launching a Laundromat pop-up shop in NYC - dubbed Hermèsmatic - where customers can bring their old scarves to be dip-dyed by an expert. Get all the details on WWD.com. #wwdnews (📷: @donstahl)