Badgley Mischka Designers on How Tariffs are Impacting the Fashion Industry

Mark Badgley and James Mischka discuss how tariffs are impacting handbags.
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Consumers have heard about the tariff impact on a range of items, but what about clothes? How are the tariffs impacting the amount that you're paying for that dress or handbag? 

Mark Badgley and James Mischka, the designers behind Badgley Mischka, talked to TheStreet about the impact that they're seeing from the tariffs.

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"I think that the looming threat of the tariffs over handbags has especially impacted us, apparel not as much because the kind of across the board everyone's got the same kind of boat it makes everyone's prices increase the amount and once you get manufactured domestically which is unusual," said Mischka. "It's impact us a little bit but they've kind of been with us for a long time as well. And we're very much used to them and incorporate them into our pricing and trying to figure out how to make them so that the least impactful as possible on the consumer."

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