Emails came in (thank you ALL) in large volume about the Ralph Lauren initiative with Morehouse and Spelman. First, thank god and finally. Second, I need a deeper understanding of the way that WWD handles the subject. Here is a typical headline of the coverage:
In contrast, WWD starts with the line, “Who Owns American Fashion?”
Of course there is a commercial strategy to this initiative. Who cares? Bravo.
I took a hit for not tucking in my shirt yesterday. Noted. If Mr. Boyer and Mr. Twardzik give me another go round, I will change things up. It was really fun reading through the comments, and Mr. Twardzik actually stopped by last night to answer some of your questions. In case you didn’t see it:
And finally, from the FB Group, Marc Chevalier treated us to this piece of history.
And the evidence…
Now, promise, tomorrow is the Mercer WOBCD review.