The cofounder of the Ecko brands, who sold his stake in them to Iconix Brand Group in 2009, is retaking the helm of Marc Ecko Cut & Sew, the upscale contemporary label that is an offshoot of the core Ecko Unltd. young men’s brand. Ecko’s first season designing and producing the line will be summer 2014, which he plans to unveil to buyers next week at the Ace Hotel in New York.
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?"