NEW YORK — Joseph Abboud, irrelevant? Marty Staff, a saboteur?
The digs were fierce in the opening days of the long-awaited trial between Marty Staff and Joseph Abboud, which got under way here last week as the two executives and onetime business partners took the stand to defend, via alternately aggressive and startling testimony, their competing claims to the Joseph Abboud name.
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?"