In a company with many high-profile collaborators, a brand manages to shine.
Trophaeum Asset Management has turned Albemarle Street into a fashion and luxury strip, and now it’s planning for even bigger investments.
The monthlong event includes a capsule collection, made-to-measure offerings for both men and women, personalization options, a short film and engages customers with interactive touches.
Ermenegildo Zegna’s acquisition of an 85 percent stake in the American designer’s brand is expected to lead to further expansion globally, although the two companies will remain independent.
The Italian men’s wear giant is acquiring 85 percent of the business of the American designer, who will retain his role of chief creative officer.
LeBron James, activist Bethann Hardison, Dapper Dan and stylist Jason Rembert will be honored at the Sept. 4 event.
The lounge, on Albemarle Street, follows openings in cities such as Milan, Madrid and Paris.
The executive discusses expansion into women’s wear and direct-to-consumer business ahead of a special installation at Barneys New York in September.