Invista Inc. formally unveiled its latest breakthrough technology at the Mode City trade fair in Paris.
The Lycra 2.0 technology features patented products to provide garments with banded hems, seams and bands with stretch and recovery that meet the Lycra spandex brand promise of comfort, fit and freedom of movement. The bands are designed to provide sleek, smooth, all-day fit and reduce undergarment lines created by bulky, narrow elastics.
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?"