While the recession is prompting caution among luxury goods companies, Vilebrequin is moving ahead with plans to transform its popular swimsuit line into a global lifestyle brand.
In the past four months, the Geneva-based accessories company inked five master licenses to distribute to new regions, formed partnerships to bring the Vilebrequin name to the classification business and made good on its promise to launch sportswear.
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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?"