NEW YORK — Longchamp, which marks its 70th anniversary this year, has come a long way from its origins of making leather coverings for tobacco pipes. A potent symbol of the brand’s progress is the two-level, 4,000-square-foot flagship at 645 Fifth Avenue here, which had a soft opening last week and officially bows on May 3.
The store is big enough to offer the widest range of Longchamp’s collections in the U.S., including women’s handbags, ready-to-wear, shoes, leather accessories, men’s and luggage.
Trevor Andrew, the artist known for his Gucci Ghost collaboration with Gucci, hit Complexcon last weekend to launch his fist line, Real Buy. The streetwear line includes jackets, short- and long-sleeve T-shirts, each with one of the artist’s seven designs, reports @ariahughes .
A little bit 80’s — circa 2018. Tap for fashion credits.
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Kane Brown didn’t take the traditional road to country music stardom, writes @jeanpalmieri .
Instead of cutting his teeth in church and dive bars throughout the South, Brown made a splash on Facebook by releasing several covers of country classics — George Strait’s “Check Yes or No” and Lee Brice’s “I Don’t Dance” among them — that soon went viral. “I was working at FedEx and Target and just doing it for fun,” he said of the videos. “I put it on social media and got around 50 likes. Then I woke up one day and saw that it had gone viral overnight.” Read more on WWD.com 📸: @georgechinsee