Ralph Lauren quietly shuttered its two-year-old 20,000-square-foot store last week. Other brands are expected to close boutiques in a city that has lost its luster for cash-rich mainland Chinese tourists.
The 15th-annual awards ceremony recognized the accomplishments of a cross section of beauty executives.
As workers at RSI Apparels gathered for their payments after their factory was shut down, there was a scramble to check and countercheck identities last week.
Timed in conjunction with the Costume Institute’s “Charles James: Beyond Fashion” exhibition, every fashion designer in town showed up for the unveiling.
The Saturday show featured runway creations from 37 designers from the graduating class.
The retailer has the tough task of finding a new chairman, chief executive officer and president in the midst of its ongoing struggles.