PARIS — Emblematic of the contemporary sector’s vitality, LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton plans to reposition its Kenzo brand in the burgeoning zone — and has tapped two cutting-edge merchants to lead the way, WWD has learned.
Humberto Leon and Carol Lim, the dynamic duo behind American specialty store Opening Ceremony, have been named Kenzo’s new creative directors and are slated to unveil their first effort this October for spring 2012 retailing.
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)