Michelle Smith's colorful, print-driven line Milly is looking to open a New York flagship within a year.
Smith said she and her husband, Andrew Oshrin, Milly's president, are scouting for roughly 1,500 square feet of space on the Upper East Side to open their first retail store. Smith revealed the plan while visiting Chicago for a personal appearance and fashion show at Neiman Marcus, the seven-year-old New York-based line's largest account.
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?"