Thirty — recognized universally as a milestone birthday. It certainly is for Donna Karan, whose show tonight marks her brand’s 30th anniversary, an anniversary she never intended to have.
When Donna went to her bosses at Anne Klein three decades ago with a modest idea for a seven-easy-pieces line that would appeal to her and her friends, she intended it as a little spin-off under the auspices of Anne Klein. Instead the suits offered — make that insisted upon — a total break and the establishment of a separate company.
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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?"