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.
With a guest list upwards of 3,000, the fashion at the annual party was decidedly upbeat.
Impulse dominates in one part of the world, while price rules in another.
Ensconced in Greenvale since March 2011, the retailer this summer unveiled a store in Southampton and is opening a unit at the Bal Harbour Shops in Florida.
The Tod’s chief and RCS Mediagroup investor made a public appeal Monday evening to Italian president Giorgio Napolitano.
As part of the deal, the sailing crew will wear Banana Republic to the America’s Cup Ball on Sept. 5 and to other America’s Cup-related formal events.
The contest invites anyone who’s interested — not just aspiring or well-established curators — to dream up an exhibition and submit a proposal.