Call Patrizio di Marco the designated optimist of the luxury goods world.
In the face of the current banking and housing crises, weakening retail sales and ebbing consumer confi dence, the Bottega Veneta president and chief executive officer has a confidently sunny forecast for the Gucci Group-owned brand.
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)