Fashion’s New Optimism?
Recession, depression, credit crunch, layoffs……. it’s all so bleak. But Dazed and Confused, the cult British magazine, is coming out with a December issue all about the unlikeliest of topics: optimism. And not just any kind of optimism, but fashion optimism — warm, fuzzy feelings about an industry that’s posting record loses, bracing for a depressing holiday season, and experiencing store closings left and right.