PARIS — Perfumer Francis Kurkdjian received the Chevalier des Arts et des Lettres medal, given by France’s minister of culture, on Friday. The perfumer, who works solo as well as with Takasago, was the nose behind scents such as Jean Paul Gaultier’s Le Mâle, Lanvin’s Rumeur and Lancôme’s Miracle Homme. He also plans to open his own perfume house in September.
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)