Friday, May 27, 2016 at 1:20pm
Fashion’s brick-and-mortar retailers might not be seeing it, but shoppers are feeling much more optimistic. The Index of Consumer Sentiment shot up to 94.7 this month from 89 last month, according to The University of Michigan’s Surveys of Consumers. That breaks a four-month... read more
Friday, May 27, 2016 at 1:01pm
Los Angeles isn’t a center of fashion — yet — but the city continues to attract designers. Made’s first Los Angeles fashion series on May 10 and 11, is an example of the phenomenon. The multifaceted event will kick off with runway shows for Moschino’s women’s and men’s resort... read more
Friday, May 27, 2016 at 12:49pm
Yesterday Atlanta rap legend Gucci Mane was released just shy of serving his full 39-month sentence for firearm possession. Shortly after, Guwop’s longtime lady Keyshia Ka’oir posted pictures and a video of the 1017 Brick Squad rapper, igniting excitement about his release.... read more
Friday, May 27, 2016 at 12:47pm
Visit the original post to see all 9 images from this gallery. Ahead of next week’s release, here we get a closer look at Olivier Rousteing’s much-anticipated NikeLab collection. The intricate details on the soccer-inspired styles can be seen much better thanks to the on-hand... read more
Friday, May 27, 2016 at 12:36pm
Nordstrom likes Michael Kors and is sticking with the brand. “We value our relationship with Michael Kors and hold them in the highest esteem,” Pete Nordstrom, copresident of Nordstrom Inc., told WWD exclusively, responding to a flurry of reports and inquiries over the past few... read more
Friday, May 27, 2016 at 12:08pm
LONDON — Selfridges has scooped an inaugural sustainability award at the Global Department Store Summit held in Zurich earlier this week. Hosted by Intercontinental Group of Department Stores, a global trade association, the award ceremony and summit was attended by more than... read more
Friday, May 27, 2016 at 12:01pm
As part of the ongoing battle between skateboarders and gravity, Tony Hawk and Aaron “Jaws” Homoki boarded a specially designed aircraft in an attempt to pickle the laws of the universe once and for all. The skateboarders, who teamed with Sony for the stunt, used a Zero... read more
Friday, May 27, 2016 at 12:00pm
Visit the original post to see all 4 images from this gallery. Nike certainly grabbed our attention back in March when the brand introduced the multicolored Kobe 11 “4KB,” a sneaker that flirted with color in its Flyknit upper. Now the flirting has ended; Nike has introduced... read more
Friday, May 27, 2016 at 11:56am
PARIS — Shiseido said it has created a directorate general for sustainable development for its Europe, Middle East and Africa activity. The move is in line with the ethical strategy fundamental to the company’s Vision 2020 corporate program that was instigated by Masahiko... read more
Friday, May 27, 2016 at 11:20am
Visit the original post to see all 5 images from this gallery. Outdoor outfitter Outlier dropped its “Ultralightweight” collection a mere two weeks ago, but the brand is just getting its summer offerings started. It has unveiled an additional batch of items that include two... read more