She's not the only 15-year-old who's dying for a BlackBerry, but Kira Plastinina could conceivably use the device for more than just illicit math-class texting.
Plastinina is already the designer of a namesake fashion line, with 40 stores across her native Russia, two in the Ukraine and two more opening in the U.S. in April. After a recent two-day jaunt to New York for her introduction to the American press, she was lamenting the fact that she couldn't buy a BlackBerry or an iPhone — neither gadget works in her home country.
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)