WASHINGTON — Diane von Furstenberg, here for Saks Fifth Avenue’s two-day opening of its newly renovated Chevy Chase, Md., flagship, took a moment to talk about her health, her brand and her favorite presidential candidate — Hillary Rodham Clinton.
As 250 women headed into an 80-foot tent on Saks’ huge parking lot for a DVF fashion show, von Furstenberg chatted about her hopes for Clinton in 2016. Whatever problems Clinton may have had in 2008 are behind her, said von Furstenberg, especially from women who believed Clinton should have left her husband for cheating on her.
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?"