MILAN — The forthcoming European trade show Pitti Immagine is set to get a taste of California.
Fair organizers confirmed on Monday that Los Angeles-based designer Scott Sternberg from Band of Outsiders will headline the 80th and spring edition of Pitti Immagine Uomo, Europe’s largest men’s trade fair. Meanwhile, Rodarte’s Pasadena-based design duo Kate and Laura Mulleavy have been tapped as guest designers for the eighth edition of Pitti W, the fair’s sister event that showcases women’s pre-collections.
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?"