Vincent Nasserbakht left a career on Wall Street to open the Sock Hop men’s apparel store in downtown Manhattan four years ago. But now, as Don Dahler explains, men’s socks are the fastest growing sector of men’s apparel.
Gin has been Britain's drink of choice since the 1700s, but with a nickname like "mother's ruin," the spirit's reputation has taken some knocks. Thanks to some crafty distillers, a new gin craze is buzzing across the pond.
The public profile of larger women got a major boost when 29-year-old Tess Holliday became the first plus-size model signed to a major agency. But even with this kind of exposure, the fashion industry is still playing catch-up.