NEW YORK — Haskell Jewels announced today that it has acquired Robert Lee Morris from Clover II Corp., the parent company that’s owned the brand since 1998.
“We really feel that Robert is a true innovator and designer and one of the industry’s true talents. Since he started, he’s had a had a profound influence not only on jewelry design, but on the young talent we see today from his collaborations with Donna Karan, through his gallery Artwear,” said Gabrielle Fialkoff, president of Haskell Jewels, which had been looking to add a brand to its privately owned company for some time.
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?"