Jeremy Duimstra, cofounder and ceo MJD Interactive, and Brandon Avery, creative managing director, FRCH, during a presentation at the Innovation Lab stage at NRF’s Big Show at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center on Monday, discussed connecting with consumers on an emotional level.
At the new FRCH Design Worldwide-designed, 37,000-square-foot American Girl flagship that bowed in November at Manhattan’s Rockefeller Center, customization and personalization are key to the experience. Young visitors to the doll workshop can create a version in their own likeness, choosing from the more than one million options.
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