NEW YORK — As her name suggests, the accessories designer Kazuko was far from ordinary.
Photographer Robert Frank, Vanity Fair's Maureen Orth, Barneys New York's Simon Doonan and actor Matthew Modine were among the hundreds of friends who extolled her many talents last week at Carnegie Hall's Zankel Hall. The Tokyo-born designer died of esophageal cancer in October. She was 65.
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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?"