LONDON — The Christopher Bailey era at Burberry is taking shape.
On Thursday, as the brand reported a 32.6 percent spike in first-half net profits to 112.7 million pounds, or $173.6 million, Bailey, Burberry’s chief creative officer, addressed investors for the first time as chief executive officer designate. The core message: He’s very comfortable with the prospect of running the show.
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?"