A sweeping change rolled through the house of Dolce & Gabbana.
When most Italians were getting ready for their monthlong holiday this summer, Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana were nursing a kind of sartorial emergency. The designers were on the verge of a principal evolution, one that would result in their striking spring show, but first they had to get their seamstresses on board.
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?"