PARIS — Sporty styles tempered with fashion touches dominated the trends at the Silmo eyewear trade show at the Porte de Versailles here.
Buyers shopping for spring and summer merchandise said strictly technical frames, which were a big hit last year, were toned down this season for a more stylish look. The show ended its four-day run Oct. 20.
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?"