Since its move to Fifth Avenue in 1928, Lord & Taylor long maintained a presence in the hearts and minds of New Yorkers as a beloved shopping destination, in particular where mothers and daughters would buy their special occasion dresses and savor the moment over lunch in the store’s Birdcage or Soup Bar. The Christmas windows have always been one of the city’s main holiday attractions, showcasing fairy tales, Americana and animated animals, and less commercial than uptown competitors.
Steeped in tradition, Lord & Taylor was the first department store to concentrate on emerging American designers, and since 1980, the flagship has played the “Star-Spangled Banner” every morning as the doors swung open.
“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
Ganni turned over a new leaf for spring 2019, reports @fionawsma from Copenhagen Fashion Week. Instead of sending its signature floral-print dresses down the runway, the brand collaborated with 66 North, a technical outerwear brand, and produced a chic-yet-utilitarian offering that included a tie-dye vest and short set, and leopard-print pieces sprinkled among the khaki parkas and bucket hats. #wwdfashion #ganni #copenhagenfashionweek