The New York-based consumer brands group has announced the appointment of industry veteran Karen Castellano as president of the company’s fashion division. She brings more than 30 years of experience to the position.
Tracy Reese has collaborated with artist Mel Chin on a capsule collection called Flint Fits. The pieces are made of fabric manufactured from old plastic water bottles, inspired by the water crisis in Flint, Michigan.
Fashionistas can put the Rust Belt city of Flint, Michigan, on their radar with a hip clothing line making its debut on Sunday, the result of local residents and artists turning discarded water bottles into fabric.