Maz Zouhairi has been named president and chief executive officer of Lalique North America, succeeding Guillaume Gauthereau. The French luxury crystal and jewelry brand was acquired by Art 7 Fragrance in February 2008 from the Pochet Group. The firm, which is now listed at the BX Berne Exchange in Switzerland, has projections to increase its sales in the U.S. to $140 million through its sales of crystal, an expanded jewelry assortment, fragrance and other special projects.
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?"