2009 August 25
Sell, Sell, Sell
(NEW YORK) Fashion’s Night Out may be a mere two weeks away, but some retailers aren’t waiting for the shopping extravaganza to unveil their new wares. Hats by Selima will launch the opening of its Street of Shops at Henri Bendel on Wednesday, September 2, featuring the brand’s colorful (and often Swarovski-encrusted!) collection of chapeaus. A special display for the event will feature a recreation of Hats by Selima’s Bond Street atelier in the Henri Bendel windows, complete with craftsman Lopeti creating custom works at his spontaneous window workstation.
Menwhile, a few blocks north on East 65th Street, Ankasa New York will be reveling in its new ready-to-wear floor (open now), devoted to Sachin and Babi. The lower level of the Ankasa flagship has been completely renovated to offer the dresses, separates, knits, and necklaces (retailing from $110-$395), with the company’s signature home décor and accessories still available on the upper level.
Chanel is taking quite a trip for its next showing: Karl Lagerfeld's latest Cruise collection will be trotted out in Dubai on May 13. The show will be staged on an island off the city...
Meaghan Murphy, formerly deputy editor at Self, has been named executive editor at Good Housekeeping...John Brodie, formerly executive editor at Hachette Book Group, has been named...
It's always an editrix-studded affair when Ann Taylor presents their latest collection, and their Fall 2014 preview this week was no exception. The likes of Kyle Anderson, Cindy Weber...