Alan J. Lebow, a third-generation men’s wear veteran and owner of the Lebow Clothes tailored clothing brand, died on Feb. 23 of a heart attack at his home in Palm Beach, Fla. He was 81.
Over 500 people attended his burial services at Temple Emanu-El in Palm Beach on Friday. “He spent his entire life in the men’s clothing industry,” recalled his wife Patricia Lebow, an attorney. “He was the consummate men’s clothing salesman.”
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?"