Former St. John executive Bob Green has been named president of North American operations for Façonnable, the high-end French women’s and men’s sportswear and accessories brand.
Green will spearhead the corporate, retail and wholesale operations of Façonnable in North America. The company is building a new corporate headquarters at 600 Fifth Avenue in New York’s Rockefeller Center that will open this spring. The North American arm has set up a corporate and retail team, and Green will establish a wholesale operation for the brand.
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?"