TIFFANY’S IN STORE: Tiffany & Co. plans to open an in-store shop at Le Printemps department store in Paris next month. While Tiffany does not wholesale jewelry or watches, it has a handful of in-store shops that it operates independently of the...
TIFFANY’S IN STORE: Tiffany & Co. plans to open an in-store shop at Le Printemps department store in Paris next month. While Tiffany does not wholesale jewelry or watches, it has a handful of in-store shops that it operates independently of the stores where they are housed, including Harrods in London and in some department stores in Japan and the Asia-Pacific region, said a Tiffany spokesman. The firm now has 130 sales points worldwide. The Le Printemps location will be its second location in France, and its 12th boutique in Europe. The new location will feature many of the design elements Tiffany has in other stores, including cherry wood accents and stainless steel details. Among the Tiffany collections to be sold there are the Mark and Atlas watch collections, the Lace jewelry line and the designs of Jean Schlumberger, Elsa Peretti and Paloma Picasso.
FERRAGAMO FRIDAY: The Committee of 200, a professional women’s organization, will name Wanda Ferragamo the Entrepreneurial Champion of 2002. Ferragamo, who serves as chairman of the family-run fashion and accessories house, will receive her award at the group’s sixth annual Luminary Awards ceremony in New York on Friday. Also on Friday, Salvatore Ferragamo is the presenting sponsor of The Long Island Antiques Show preview party to benefit the renovation of the critical care unit at the North Shore University Hospital at Glen Cove. The event is at the Hay Barn of the Planting Field Arboretum in Oyster Bay,6 p.m. until 10 p.m., with a live auction at 8 p.m. Included in the auction will be a trip to Florence, a pair of magnolia trees, Verdura jewelry, a New Zealand adventure, a Memorial Day weekend in Newport, R.I., among other holiday packages and items. Each year, the Long Island Antiques Show raises money for the North Shore Long Island Jewish Health System.
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A Stella McCartney sketch of a custom dress made from protein-based silk in partnership with biotech lab Bolt Threads. The dress will be displayed at The Museum of Modern Art's upcoming design exhibition, "Items: Is Fashion Modern?"