DALLAS — For Napoleon Perdis, the U.S. is his oyster, and a glamorous one at that. “I expect the majority of growth to come from the USA,” said Perdis, who relocated from Australia to Los Angeles six years ago to develop the namesake cosmetics firm he owns and operates with his wife and brother.
“The USA is the most sophisticated market in the world for appreciating tertiary creative energy,” added Perdis during a break from launching his line at Neiman Marcus in NorthPark Center here. “It is all about customized, individual design that is edited by someone.”
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?"