In a successfuleffort to stay competitivewithin the tailored clothing market, vertical retailers and designer brands are raising their fashion quotient by introducing fashion- forward trends that will ensure a sleeker spring 2013.
MODELS: CHARLIE F. AND ADAM B. AT NY MODELS; GROOMING BY ANNA BERNABE FOR EXCLUSIVE ARTISTS/ORIBE HAIR CARE; FASHION ASSISTANT: LUIS CAMPUZANO; FASHION INTERN: AYANNA THOMAS
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?"