A gust of sportif and a smattering of shine made for an alluring and sprightly spring collection.
Francesco Risso will become creative director of the label.
Others also looking to tap into smaller players in emerging markets.
Distribution deal follows similar arrangement in China.
More than 1,000 people attended services on Sunday in Woodbury, Long Island, N.Y., including about 200 Lester’s employees, said his nephew, Barry Cohen.
The knitwear designer is among the new (yet familiar) faces on the calendar.