Vera Wang’s Lavender Label is on the expansion path.
The contemporary line has signed a three-year shoe license with Brown Shoe, set to launch for 2009. The collection will target the Lavender Label customer and will include a full lifestyle offering of flats, espadrilles, sandals, clogs, pumps and boots.
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?"