Fred Segal Adam Sandow
“I started to feel honestly like I was going to make a mistake if I just went down the road of building a licensing business. I felt the brand deserved more, and I felt there was more we could do with it.” — Adam Sandow, ceo of Fred Segal.
ICSC Recon Taubman’s International Marketplace Waikiki
“The strongest survive. The mall’s value proposition is its great convenience to customers. If a center doesn’t have the assortment you want, you’re going to go elsewhere.” — Robert Taubman.
La Belle Epoque Henri Gervex Une soirée au Pré-Catelan WWD EYE
“She wore three to four different dresses a day and rarely wore the same dress twice.” — Alain Pougetoux, curator of “Joséphine” at the Musée du Luxembourg, part of a trio of exhibitions on French style.
Paris, Musée Carnavalet/Roger Viollet
CFDA Marc Jacobs
“Let’s do what we love, and do a lot of it.” — CFDA Womenswear Designer of the Year nominee Marc Jacobs, recalling his approach to spring 2014.
CFDA Joseph Altuzarra
“We explored new ideas of ease and comfort, while continuing to develop our signature tailoring.” — CFDA Womenswear Designer of the Year nominee Joseph Altuzarra.
CFDA Bethann Hardison
“You could go into the clubs and sit next to Truman Capote if you had something interesting to say and if you looked good. You didn’t have to be pretty. You just had to have style,” — Bethann Hardison.