Bottega Veneta has decided to open its first store in the Pacific Northwest at The Shops at The Bravern, a luxury complex scheduled to open in Bellevue, Wash., in September 2009.
Neiman Marcus also is opening its first store in the Pacific Northwest at The Bravern, as previously announced. Louis Vuitton, Jimmy Choo and Red Door Spa also recently announced their intentions to open there.
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?"