“Get up and put on your Timberlands or L.L. Beans.”
That was the advice dispensed from none other than stiletto king Manolo Blahnik, when queried about what women should wear to navigate the treacherous winter streets of New York. “Don’t wear satin,” he quipped.
A Stella McCartney sketch of a custom dress made from protein-based silk in partnership with biotech lab Bolt Threads. The dress will be displayed at The Museum of Modern Art's upcoming design exhibition, "Items: Is Fashion Modern?"