On Friday, J.C. Penney Co. Inc. takes a big step forward in what’s shaping up to be a pivotal spring season.
That’s when Penney’s launches “L’amour Nanette Lepore” junior shops simultaneously in 600 stores and on jcpenney.com featuring merchandise designed exclusively by Nanette Lepore. The shops will be 300 to 500 square feet each.
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?"