THE SLEEK LIFE
NEW YORK — Giorgio Armani is joining the race — the accessories race, that is. Other top Italian houses have been enjoying lucrative revenues in this area for a while now, and Armani decided to make a stronger commitment to accessories when he hired Dawn Mello to consult on the line last year. Now, he’s relaunching it. From handbags to shoes the collection showcases great streamlined shapes with his signature, done in a variety of colors and exotic skins. Here, the lizard bag and mule. For more on the line, see pages 6 and 7.