MILAN — Valentino is building its biggest store in the world but it won’t be on any street, plaza or avenue.
Partnering with the Yoox Net-a-porter Group, the Rome-based luxury company is developing a new omnichannel business model called Next Era that will allow customers unprecedented online access to any product they want. Next Era is expected to launch in early 2018.
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?"