MILAN — Laudomia Pucci knows exactly what she wants Palazzo Pucci to be — and it’s not a museum. The 13th-century building in central Florence will be unveiled after a yearlong remodeling on June 12 during Pitti Uomo and billed as the Emilio Pucci Heritage Hub.
“There are 69 museums in Florence, there is no need for 70,” said the brand’s image director in an interview at Pucci’s headquarters here. “I toyed with the idea of a museum, but then I felt we should translate all the richness of the Palazzo and our history into something that will be attractive, drawing young people in,” said Pucci, the daughter of founder Emilio Pucci.
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