While the jury has barely begun to deliberate, the prestige beauty business seems to be dispelling pre-season holiday jitters. And somewhat surprisingly, retailers say some of the biggest gains are coming in color cosmetics, turning the conventional wisdom that holiday is all about fragrance on its ear. However, NPD figures indicate that fragrance sales rose 2 percent in October, a possible indication that fragrance will have a strong Yule.
Hermès is launching a Laundromat pop-up shop in NYC - dubbed Hermèsmatic - where customers can bring their old scarves to be dip-dyed by an expert. Get all the details on WWD.com. #wwdnews (📷: @donstahl)