PARIS — LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton has netted London fashion star J.W. Anderson, taking a significant minority stake in his fledgling business and tapping the designer to assume the creative helm of Loewe.
WWD first reported on Sept. 11 that the French luxury giant was in discussions with Anderson, who launched his label in 2008. Financial terms were not disclosed.
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?"