David Chu always had an affinity for the water. And it was this love of the ocean that prompted the designer and entrepreneur to create the Nautica label in 1983.
“I used to travel to the islands and loved being on the beach in St. Maarten and the Bahamas,” Chu said in a recent interview at his town house in New York’s Flatiron District. “I found the island life cool and relaxing and being around the ocean was magnificent.”
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?"