PARIS — A beauty conundrum Kilian Hennessy set to solve is how to make perfume visible.
“We are living in a world where things that are invisible don’t exist,” said the executive, referring to the plethora of images on everything from Instagram to Facebook. “Perfume is an accessory in the same way shoes and handbags are. But it’s an accessory that is not visible.”
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?"