Too short or not too short: That is the question. Sometimes fashion can create a dilemma, like the one nagging the women of Castellammare di Stabia, a sea town close to Naples. In the morning, they will have to be very careful to pick proper dresses, skirts and shorts from their closets. That’s because the city council has recently approved a bylaw to ban scanty clothes, including micro-miniskirts.
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?"