MILAN — Valentino has signed a five-year licensing agreement with watchmaker Sector to roll out a line of luxury timepieces.
The line, expected to generate retail sales of more than $147 million within the next five years, will be presented at the Basel watch fair next spring. Nearly $10 million has been allotted to promote the collection.
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?"