Lord & Taylor is proud to be firmly back in the mainstream.
And, at least according to store executives, the latest numbers show the store is riding better-than-expected fall business — the kind that validates their controversial strategy to “mainstream” the matrix and reverse years of reaching for a higher niche. Gains of 6 and 12 percent for September and October, respectively, are also elevating expectations for a decent holiday season.
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?"