To say that Dennis Basso loves the limelight is an understatement.
The furrier and designer of drop-dead sexy red-carpet gowns has a flair for the dramatic, whether he’s telling a story or creating a furry confection with exotic pelts. It’s no wonder that 21 years ago he took to selling on QVC like a movie star takes to the Croisette in Cannes.
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?"