NEW YORK — For retailers, it’s like going back to school after a long holiday break.
And on the eve of New York Fashion Week, which officially begins Thursday, it’s going to be a tough semester ahead as the industry faces a cold hard truth: Designer apparel has been struggling for several seasons, meaning retailers will be scrutinizing runways and showrooms with more intensity than ever — and looking for some major changes to jump-start sales.
"You start one way as a baby, but why shouldn't you be able to choose your own path as opposed to culturally people telling you which way to go?" - Thom Browne at his men's spring 2018 show, where he celebrated gender fluidity. #pfw #wwdmens (📷: @delphineachard)
"I think that all anyone really wants in life is to have people understand us for who we actually are, despite everything," says Ruth Negga. The actress talks "Preachers" season 2 and more on WWD.com. #wwdeye (📷: Dan Doperalski)