Six architects, a fashion designer and two bespectacled artists walk into a bar.
This might sound like the set-up of a joke, but it's the scenario that happened this spring when Pecha Kucha, a forum for creative types, held a gathering at the downtown Manhattan club Element. Among the presenters were architect Iñaki Abalos, who spoke about a sea anemone-shaped skyscraper project, and Rob Oden, whose company EcoSecurities deals in reducing greenhouse gas emissions. And then there was designer Maria Cornejo who talked of, well, fashion stuff.
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)