PARIS — Jean Paul Gaultier is poised to get back into home furnishings, with a collaboration with upscale French furniture brand Roche Bobois due to be unveiled over the coming months.
As an appetizer, Roche Bobois sponsored the couturier as the latest guest invited to renovate Elle Decoration’s suite here. The apartment, which last year was decorated by Maison Martin Margiela and in 2008 by Christian Lacroix, is situated on the top floor of Paris’ architecture museum in the Trocadéro district.
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?"