Philip Crangi doesn’t know the meaning of sibling rivalry. The jeweler has worked alongside his younger sister, Courtney, who handles the business end, since they launched the line together in 2001. A few months later, he named his costume collection (the rather egoless) Giles & Brother — Giles is Courtney’s old childhood nickname, though neither one of them can remember its exact origins.
This story first appeared in the January 20, 2011 issue of WWD. Subscribe Today.
Penelope Cruz wows in a strapless white @chanelofficial feather dress. She is nominated for Best Movie/Limited Series Supporting Actress for The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story. #Emmys
Take a peek into Gucci's new Instagram account (@guccibeauty), which is guided by Creative Director Alessandro Michele’s vision of beauty. In typical Gucci fashion, the account already features a series of artworks spanning across history, ethnicity, culture and geography. It will showcase and promote its new cosmetic launches and fragrances as well as looks from the fashion shows and special collaborations with artists and talents. #wwdbeauty
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