The Macerich Co. has set the opening date for its $265 million makeover of the Santa Monica Place retail center.
The redesigned oceanside mall in Santa Monica, Calif., is to launch on Aug. 6, 2010, along with the first Bloomingdale’s SoHo concept store outside of Manhattan. A new Nordstrom will follow on Aug. 27, 2010.
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?"