MIAMI — Elie Akiba’s denim-centric store Lulu has found a new home at the Bal Harbour Shops here.
In November, Lulu relocated from its previous home of 10 years at Bal Harbour to the outdoor mall’s second level, doubling in size to 3,200 square feet. Despite reopening at a time when economic conditions were beginning to nosedive — and have yet to improve — Akiba is confident about continuing his success.
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?"