Year-old contemporary line Chloe & Reese last week launched a Web store to sell made-to-order clothing for women in creative industries who want classic, well-made clothes and can’t afford designer.
The line was started by Annmarie Scotto with no previous experience in fashion or outside funding, and is carried by about 40 retailers worldwide, including Neiman Marcus, Henri Bendel, Harrods and Saks Fifth Avenue. Retailers reordered items from the fall 2008 line and placed orders for the spring collection even after the economic drop in October, said Scotto.
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)