LONDON — Agent Provocateur is breaking into the wholesale market with the launch of L’Agent, its first diffusion line, which has been designed in collaboration with sisters Penélope and Mónica Cruz.
L’Agent will be a stand-alone collection with its own design team — under the supervision of the brand’s creative director, Sarah Shotton — and be sold through retailers worldwide. It will not be stocked in Agent Provocateur stores or on the brand’s Web site.
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?"