The Bill Blass ready-to-wear line designed by Peter Som could be in danger of closing.
The existing Bill Blass operation is worth more without the unprofitable high-end designer business, known as Bill Blass Couture, because of losses that would have to be assumed by a new owner if the rtw unit were retained. Sources peg the losses sustained by that business at more than $1 million a year.
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)