PARIS — Whether in his professional or personal life, according to those who knew him well, Jean-Louis Scherrer had a way of lighting up those he encountered, creating a special “spark” that brought out the best in others.
That word arose several times in tributes to the designer — who passed away June 20 at age 78 — given by former employees and acquaintances at an intimate service in the crematorium of Père Lachaise cemetery here Wednesday.
Issa Rae stopped by WWD's NYC headquarters to talk about season two of "Insecure," which premieres this Sunday on HBO. Click link in bio for all the details. #wwdeye (📷: @jgreenery; Styled by @mayteallende)
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?"