Liverpool is a city on the northwest coast of England, famed for its port, its distinctive “scouse” accents, the Beatles and its women, who have a predilection for makeup and like to wear a lot of it.
Back in November, when I went to the opening of the Harvey Nichols Beauty Bazaar in the upmarket Liverpool One shopping district, I was genuinely impressed with the commitment to pigment—in eye shadow, blush, bronzer, nails and lipstick—that these ladies had on display. And it was a daytime launch.
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?"