Kris Van Assche thinks the term “pre-collection” should be stricken from the fashion vocabulary.
The creative director of Dior Homme spends as much time and energy creating these pre-season offerings as his traditional spring and fall collections and has come up with an innovative way to showcase them. Next week, Van Assche will be in New York to present his “autumn” collection with a special installation at the company’s men’s store in SoHo.
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?"