Brand Matter inked a deal to license its Caribbean Joe women’s and kids sportswear businesses to Ivory International Inc., which will continue to market the brand to department and specialty stores.
Ivory will produce knits, wovens, sweaters, casual bottoms and outerwear for the brand in its newly formed Caribbean Joe Apparel Company division. Andrea Scoli has joined Ivory and will continue as president of the business.
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?"