2009 May 1
Links of The Daily
(NEW YORK) Henri Bendel Plans to Stop Selling Clothes This Summer [NY Times]
Iconic New York department store to focus solely on accessories and beauty products "because there was no sign of a turnaround in the sale of high-ticket items"
Padma Lakshmi's Jewelry Strategies [WSJ]
The new jewelry designer says: "I pick one hot point on my body that I'm going to highlight. Let one area do the singing -- you don't want to hear three songs at once."
The Next Phase of Luxury Retail [WSJ]
WSJ. goes inside Gilt Groupe
The age of adventure [Guardian UK]
25-year-old Fanny Karst launches her Old Ladies' Rebellion line--aimed at the older crowd
Stylists turn tresses into sculpture at fantasy hair competition [LA Times]
"Stone-faced stylists put the finishing touches on their chicken-wired and pomaded masterpieces. What emerged from the piles of discarded Styrofoam clods and noxious clouds of hairspray were divas with heads decked out in pink lilies, forests of furry trees and coifs of cotton candy."
Dior’s beauty team is in new hands: Peter Philips has been tapped as the brand’s creative and image director. In this new capacity, Philips will create and formulate makeup for...
The most whimsical accoutrement purveyor on the block is getting down to business: Charlotte Olympia is rolling out a duo of office-ready new collections on June 14. The new lines ...
We’ve fallen for Swedish glamazon Elsa Hosk (you may know her from her Victoria’s Secret PINK campaign.) She’s got the magic formula of looks and grace under fire, even when ...