For those in the know, Salon Ruggeri in New York City’s Murray Hill is beauty paradise, an intimate, art-filled oasis. We asked owner Greg Ruggeri to check out the scene at the International Beauty Show, held in March at New York’s Jacob K. Javits convention center. While the environment there is the polar opposite of that which Ruggeri has created, he did manage to find some masterpieces in the making. Here, his report.
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?"