As part of his continuing effort to revamp his U.S. business since acquiring a dominant stake in licensee I.C. Isaacs & Co., François Girbaud is taking a step few observers might expect from the designer known for his quirky ideas: He’s launching a line of basic jeans.
Company officials aren’t entirely comfortable with the label.
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?"