NEW YORK — What’s in a name? For beauty entrepreneur Kathleen Molyneaux, the answer is change.
After amassing five brands during nine years in the business, Molyneaux has renamed the umbrella company that covers the quintet. Formerly known as Irving Rice, Molyneaux’s firm is now called Suite K and includes Linda Cantello, Alexandra de Markoff and Skirt cosmetics; Irving Rice mirrors, and Rigaud candles. It had $15 million in wholesale sales last year.
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?"