LONDON — Adrian Cheng is continuing his mission to build an ecosystem of Millennial and Generation Z-focused brands and platforms, which are responding to shifting consumer behaviors. C Ventures, the new fund he introduced last October, has already taken stakes in various e-commerce and editorial platforms, including Moda Operandi, Not Just a Label, Dazed Media, Galore and SkyBound.
Today, the billionaire entrepreneur announced two new investments made through C Ventures, in Finery, a digital wardrobe management system also backed by model and actress Brooklyn Decker and entrepreneur Miroslava Duma, and Undone, an online platform which allows customers to create made-to-order, customized watches.
The iconic Tiffany & Co. Fifth Avenue flagship will have a whole new look come 2021, reports @mistywhitesidell . The 10-story store is being expanded and renovated under the vision of chief artistic officer, Reed Krakoff. #wwdnews
“I feel like the [Emmy] nomination is this absurdly generous bonus to something that I’ve already been excited by for quite some time now,” Darren Criss tells @ktauer about his nomination for his role as Andrew Cunanan in The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story, “My general attitude toward life is I hope for everything but expect nothing. But when you’re playing for the Warriors, there’s a good chance you’ll make it to the championships. And I’m not saying I’m Steph Curry, but when you’re on [showrunner] Ryan Murphy’s team, it seems more palpable than ever,” he continues. (Criss previously starred on “Glee,” another Murphy creation, although they didn’t directly work together.) “I feel like I’ve already won the lottery.” Read more in WWD.com (📸: @lexieblacklock ) #wwdeye #darrencriss #americancrimestory #emmys2018