Burt Tansky has at least one frustration upon his retirement today from Neiman Marcus: The retailer's famous Christmas Book catalogue has never offered the fantasy gift he requested.
"This year he said, 'You still didn't do my gift,'" admits Ginger Reeder, vice president of Neiman Marcus Group and longtime overlord of the fantasy gifts. "He has always wanted me to do a gift where you could be what you dreamed of being when you were a kid, like a surgeon for a day. I said, 'You can't be a surgeon for a day.'"
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)