Leslie Blodgett, executive chairman at Bare Escentuals, has joined the board of global fashion accessories brand Stella & Dot. As a board member, Blodgett will advise on sales and marketing, as well as offer insights to the company’s force of stylists made up of over 10,000 active individual business owners across North America and the UK.
“As Executive Chairman of Bare Escentuals, Leslie has tremendous experience in building a woman focused company from the ground up, as well as taking a company global. I love that she understands that Stella & Dot is about more than just accessories — it’s about making women happy by empowering them to feel bold and confident,” stated Jessica Herrin, Stella & Dot chief executive officer and founder. Stella & Dot is a boutique-style jewelry and accessories social selling company based in San Francisco with more than $100 million in sales.
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?"