Nanette Lepore is moving closer to a final decision on an investor, possibly within the next month or two, financial sources said.
These individuals said Lepore and her husband, Robert Savage, chief executive officer of Nanette Lepore, are in discussions with several potential investors. Additional discussions and meetings with these investors are taking place this week, according to a source familiar with the talks.
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?"