NEW YORK — Bloomingdale's is introducing a store-within-a-store concept, First Edit, which has the sensibility of a trendy multibrand specialty shop.
First Edit features labels common to specialty retailers but not department stores. Michael Angel, who designs hand-painted silk dresses and blouses, which he ships out of his garage, and 120% Lino, are examples of First Edit's "very special and unique" resources, said Jeff Binder, vice president and divisional merchandise manager of Bloomingdale's View department and designer sportswear.
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)