Ralph Lauren quietly shuttered its two-year-old 20,000-square-foot store last week. Other brands are expected to close boutiques in a city that has lost its luster for cash-rich mainland Chinese tourists.
The 15th-annual awards ceremony recognized the accomplishments of a cross section of beauty executives.
Julien Gommichon has been named executive vice president of Fragrance & Beauté; Aude Appolinaire has been named the division’s senior vice president of sales.
The line is inspired by his fascination with Japanese beauty products, which he’s become familiar with on annual visits to the country.
Add Artéis & Co. to the entrepreneur’s ever growing portfolio.
Lindsay Lohan, Leonardo DiCaprio and the Hilton sisters were among the revelers in attendance Wednesday night at the Boom Boom Room.
The former vice president of fashion direction at Bloomingdale’s, who retired on June 7, said she missed the excitement and challenges of the industry.
The designer will stage his event on Oct. 24 and show his most recent Privé collection, Nude, as well as a retrospective of his couture designs.
Making the scene were Madonna, Alexander Skarsgård, Amber Valletta, Lily Donaldson, Frankie Rayder, Caroline Winberg, Alek Wek and Sky Ferreira.
Guests at the show and shoppers at the Oxford Street flagship will be able to engage with the brand through the Chirp app to unlock exclusive content.