PARIS — Uniqlo’s Paris flagship, due to open Thursday, bears the hallmark of Japanese high-tech, with pivoting mannequins, television monitors and floor-to-ceiling stacks of multicolored cashmere.
But the highlight of the Japanese retailer’s first foray into continental Europe is set to be the much-anticipated minimalist collection designed by Jil Sander. Although the German designer’s name is absent from the clothes, which bear a simple white label reading “+J,” Sander’s trademark minimalist lines, dark colors and streamlined cut are instantly recognizable.
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)