Looks were pared down, but not severe, and there was interest sparked by bold and unusual colors.
Halsey performed at the unveiling of the new ground floor, hosted by Lupita Nyong’o, Carine Roitfeld and Marc Metrick.
The transformation of the main floor culminates four years of reimagining and renovating the flagship.
Most fashion directors and buyers are hoping to discover new brands at the upcoming shows.
She cited the fashion industry’s three biggest culprits as data, discounting and price transparency.
The entrepreneur shelved plans for a career in finance to start her own dress label with a $30,000 loan from her parents on the condition that they wouldn’t also spring for her rent.
Baker and his partners will now control 70 percent of HBC.
Through window displays at Saks Fifth Avenue’s flagship and three days of special events, Atlantis Paradise Island aims to appeal to the retailer’s and New York City’s international base.
The contemporary market will see a continuation of animal prints, tie-dye, tailoring, neon, rocker-inspired jackets and floral slipdresses.
The store was considered a test of the demand for luxury in downtown Manhattan.