LA PERLA SHAPES UP: La Perla will unveil its first line of shapewear, called ShapeCouture, on Sept. 4 at the Invista Inc. stand at the Mode City fair in Paris. The launch is part of Invista’s new Lycra beauty platform of quality fabric, The Science of Shaping, which will be displayed at the Invista stand showcasing innovations in both intimate apparel and swimwear.
NATORI’S NEW SITE: The Josie by Natori brand of young contemporary lingerie, loungewear and sleepwear is getting its first e-commerce site, josiebynatori.com, which is launching on Tuesday. The Web site was created by the Natori Co.’s creative agency, Cool Gray Seven. The Josie by Natori brand will also have its own Facebook and Twitter pages. Customers placing orders on josiebynatori.com will automatically be directed to the natori.com checkout and will have the opportunity to shop the Natori Collection as well.
Issa Rae stopped by WWD's NYC headquarters to talk about season two of "Insecure," which premieres this Sunday on HBO. Click link in bio for all the details. #wwdeye (📷: @jgreenery; Styled by @mayteallende)
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?"