NEW YORK — Cynthia Rowley is gearing up for her latest venture: an eyewear e-commerce business that launches today in partnership with longtime eyewear licensee B. Robinson.
In addition to introducing a full range of optical and sun frames — Rowley Eyewear for women and Mr. Powers for men — the designer will launch stand-alone e-commerce sites dedicated to the category at rowleyeyewear.com and mrpowerseyewear.com.
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?"