Strands of giant “pearls” lining the entrance of the new Villa Moda store in Bahrain are the first clue this is no standard luxury boutique.
Credit goes to Marcel Wanders, the Dutch industrial designer famous for his knot chairs and cocoon-wrapped chandeliers. He tackled his first major retail assignment by injecting some chaos and surprise into what he calls an “international souk” concept.
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)