The Bill Blass ready-to-wear line designed by Peter Som could be in danger of closing.
The existing Bill Blass operation is worth more without the unprofitable high-end designer business, known as Bill Blass Couture, because of losses that would have to be assumed by a new owner if the rtw unit were retained. Sources peg the losses sustained by that business at more than $1 million a year.
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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?"