MILAN — Alessandra Ilari has been named bureau chief of WWD’s office here.
Ilari has been with the company for 15 years. She was first hired as an editorial assistant, and most recently was co-bureau chief and fashion editor for the bureau. Ilari now solely supervises the day-to-day editorial operation of the Milan office, and keeps her responsibilities for fashion coverage.
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?"