NEW YORK — Johan Lindeberg has joined Kellwood Co. as creative director of Blk Dnm (pronounced Black Denim), a new denim brand that will launch in the U.S. and Europe in February.
Lindeberg previously was international marketing director of Diesel and left in 1995 to create his eponymous lifestyle brand, J. Lindeberg, the following year. After he left his namesake label in 2007, Lindeberg became creative director of Justin Timberlake’s William Rast brand for two years.
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?"