MILAN — Ittierre SpA has unveiled its first department store here, carrying all the brands licensed to the Italian fashion firm.
The 10,800-square-foot store, which will be officially inaugurated Dec. 15, carries ready-to-wear and accessories from brands ranging from Aquascutum, Costume National, Galliano and Pierre Balmain to Karl Lagerfeld Paris and Tommy Hilfiger Collection. The unit also sells innerwear and beachwear for labels including Chloé, Just Cavalli and Vivienne Westwood that are licensed to Albisetti SpA, owned by Antonio Bianchi, who took control of Ittierre last year.
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?"