CHICAGO -- A Pamela Dennis trunk show at Dayton's, Minneapolis, rang up sales of $90,000, according to Mary Hughes, the store's vice president and general merchandise manager.
The show was held in Dayton's Oval Room on Feb. 15 and 16.
Best-selling items included a long-sleeved silk blouse with crystal or charmeuse trim, which sold five units at $590, and a silk one-button jacket with charmeuse lapel and pocket and matching pants, which sold five units each at $1,150 and $650, respectively.
The store also sold four wide-strapped silk tanks at $450 and three crystal-beaded camisoles at $450.
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?"