NEW YORK — Mark Mendelson, who has served as a consultant to LF USA, spearheading the Ellen Tracy, Marilyn Monroe and Adrienne Vittadini women’s apparel businesses, is leaving the company.
Mendelson couldn’t be reached for comment Wednesday on his future. He plans to work through the spring market and will leave sometime in September, said sources. A spokesman said LF USA does not comment on personnel-related matters.
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?"