Arnault?s Latest Arrival: Largest Vuitton Store on Fifth Ave.
Louis Vuitton wants to make its mark on the Manhattan skyline and today unveils its largest store in the world at 1 East 57th Street.
From This Issue
Snow Bunnies, Sexy City Girls and Social Divas – Oscar de la Renta, Carolina Herrera, Tuleh, Diane von Furstenberg and Monique Lhuillier
Carolina Herrera created glamorous winter looks ideal for Gstaad, while Oscar de la Renta paid tribute to the nearly departed “Sex and the City.” At Tuleh, Bryan Bradley pumped up the volume on the prints and graphics.
Lara Croft, Victorian Maidens and Damsels in Distress – Luca Luca, Christopher Deane, Cynthia Steffe, Nicole Miller and Catherine Malandrino
From Luca Orlandi’s action-adventure heroine to Cynthia Steffe’s young woman creating a stir in the English countryside, designers were turning to themes with a bit of drama for fall.
FASHION WITNESS PROTECTION PROGRAM: André Leon Talley has made an unusual request this fashion week: he doesn’t want to be anywhere near the front row or the cameras. Part of it is due to the level of, um, scrutiny Talley has been…
Slim Aarons Style, Sweet-but-Tough Tweeds and the Keith Richards Look – Dana Buchman, Escada, Michael H, Derek Lam and Rubin Chapelle
Dana Buchman channeled photographer Slim Aarons, while Escada’s Brian Rennie came up with chain-bedecked tweed suits and Michael Houghton paid tribute to Keith Richards.
SINCE YOU DO KNOW HER NAME: It looks like more than just music is in the diary of Alicia Keys. The Grammy-winning artist is expanding into fashion, having signed on with Signatures Network Inc., the San Francisco company that is handling…
POLO SWITCH: Polo Ralph Lauren will move all of its advertising operations in-house beginning April 1, a spokeswoman said Monday. The company will sever its longtime relationship with advertising agency Carlson & Partners, whose founder, the…
PERLE OF THE ORIENT: In another sign that Guangzhou is China’s latest hot spot for retail, a new shopping mall has opened in the heart of the city’s commercial district. La Perle is a $12.1 million, or 100 million renminbi at…