Here, another in WWD's continuing look at the mart's independent reps.
DAVID BYRNE APPAREL GROUP Principals: David Byrne, Tom Carroll (Miami) Showroom: 11N101 Lines: Body Action Design, En Route, Metropolitan, Sunny Leigh, Rafaella, New York; Auditorium (by Johnny Was), Wearable Integrity, Lia, Los Angeles; Kimbaks, Mill Valley Cottons, San Francisco.
"In today's market, we've found that customer service is as important as product. Tom and I offer contemporary lifestyle clothing in an easy and friendly atmosphere."
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?"