Some expressed relief that so many 18-24 year-olds actually voted.
Designers are taking control of sales, image as old wholesale model dwindles.
WWD highlights the key spring fashion trends from designers in New York, London and Milan.
The exhibit, titled “The Extraordinary Process” was developed last year by the late Zaha Hadid and Design Research Lab founder Patrik Schumacher.
Markets saw their losses widen in a day of light trading, with the U.S. closed for the July 4 holiday.
London-based designers embrace fluid silhouettes and a relaxed attitude.
Grants totaling 350,000 pounds, or $511,716, will be shared among 12 labels.