NEW YORK — Mario Grauso has stepped down as president of the Vera Wang Group, effective Feb. 15.
He will continue working with the group as a consultant, focusing primarily on the brand’s advertising campaigns and retail expansion. His decision was prompted by his interest in pursuing new projects independently.
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?"