Cindy Kelly has been named vice president of sales at Cass Luxury Shapewear, reporting to Susan Ledyard, president. Kelly had been chief executive officer of Hanro USA since 2001. Ledyard said Kelly “comes to us from a very distinguished management background and extensive experience developing luxury intimate apparel brands with both Chantelle and most recently Hanro.” Kelly said Cass is “uniquely positioned for growth in the American luxury shapewear category.”
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?"