Call it a postrecession beauty sighof relief. On the spring 2011runways, there was an ease—and anoptimism—to the hair and makeuplooks not seen in years.
From cheery brights for lips and eyes to Seventies-inspired hairstyles that harkened back to that decade’scarefree ebullience, a new sensibility emerged, one verymuch in keeping with how real women want to look—and,as important, feel—today.
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?"