His new New York store is on the corner of Howard Street and Crosby Street in SoHo.
The decision could set a precedent and topple other beach bans that have caused an international furor.
The performance was held at Manhattan’s Baryshnikov Arts Center by dancers David Drouard and Sandra Savin.
The hefty “Fashion Designers A-Z” sounds like a definitive tome on the industry, but the author is the first to admit it isn’t.
Queen Elizabeth II presented the designer with the OBE at Buckingham Palace in London on Tuesday.