Like one of their signature bath bombs, Lush Fresh Handmade Cosmetics is poised to erupt into 2012 with no less than three dozen store openings planned for the U.S.
“[Lush is experiencing] an increase in brand exposure, traffic and sales partially due to the fact that we are consistently offering new innovations to our ranges,” said Mark Wolverton, president and chief executive officer of Lush North America, who added that 2011 marked the introduction of 42 new stand-alone Lush outposts. “We are seeing continued growth of same-store sales of more than 15 percent for the third year in a row and see the economic climate as being one where we can thrive.”
Steve Aoki held a presentation, a runway show and outdoor concert for his men's line Dim Mak. Here's a look from his spring 2018 collection, which was titled "Paradise Found." #wwdfashion #wwdmens (📷: George Chinsee)
"It's really hard sometimes. I think I have a reputation for being really tough and aggressive and pushy but I really am a very shy person who wants to be liked, and that's the conflict constantly. There's something that takes hold - I want people to like me, I don't want to be mean - but if I see something that just cries out to be answered, I go for it," says renowned NBC News correspondent Andrea Mitchell. (📷: @axeldupeux)