WP Lavori in Corso is making its first major move into the U.S. market.
The Bologna, Italy-based fashion company, which owns or licenses brands including Woolrich John Rich & Bros and Baracuta, will open its first store in the U.S. today. The 1,700-square-foot flagship is located at 225 Smith Street in the Cobble Hill section of Brooklyn in the space formerly occupied by Smith + Butler, which closed in February.
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?"