MILAN — Costume National is launching a new collection, called Costume and Costume.
The new brand will replace C’N’C Costume National, the company’s younger sister to the designer line. Launched for fall 2004, C’N’C was produced under license by troubled Italian manufacturer Ittierre SpA.
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?"