“In 1999, I fell in love with my computer," said Natalie Massanet, founder and chairman of Net-a-porter.com. “I thought maybe we should be moving the store to where the customer is, which is right in front of her. Women’s lives have changed quite a bit.”
The Net-a-porter customer no longer has time to spend all day getting her hair done and shopping on the high street, she said.
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?"