Friday, July 29, 2016 at 12:31pm
Carly Kuhn gave visitors to the Beverly Hills beauty destination Striiike — where co-owners and sisters Jenn, Kristie and Ashley Streicher have hung up her drawings — a surprise Thursday by sketching them as they were prettied. The lighthearted portraiture session kicked off... read more
Friday, July 29, 2016 at 12:29pm
DESERT OASIS: High-end lingerie brand Agent Provocateur opens its first U.S. outlet store Saturday at the Desert Hills Premium Outlets in Cabazon, Calif. The company, founded by Vivienne Westwood’s son Joe Corre and Serena Rees, will have a 1,000-square-foot store carrying... read more
Friday, July 29, 2016 at 11:13am
ON DEMAND: Hugo Boss is getting its feet wet in the multichannel shopping arena. Today, the company will launch a shopping experience called Boss on Demand in partnership with UberCentral, a new service from Uber that allows businesses to request car rides for their clients,... read more
Friday, July 29, 2016 at 10:06am
GETTING ACTIVE: Lululemon is set to open a shops-in-shop in Harrods in August. The new space, which spans 700 square feet, is located on the British luxury department store’s fifth floor, within the athletic and sports equipment section. It features light-box columns,... read more
Friday, July 29, 2016 at 10:04am
NEW CHAPTER: Sophia Amoruso will add a second title to her growing roster of media projects when “Nasty Galaxy” debuts and her book tour begins in October. The “#GirlBoss” author and founder of e-tailer Nasty Gal is confirmed for seven stops on a book tour that begins in New... read more
Friday, July 29, 2016 at 10:03am
RETHINKING FASHION: Maja Weiss, one of the designers in the Vetements collective, will be exhibiting a new project as part of the Copenhagen International Fashion Fair, which takes place Aug. 10 to 12. Bringing together a distinct set of references, ranging from subculture to... read more
Friday, July 29, 2016 at 9:47am
Kanye West does not appear to be a believer in summer Fridays. The self-proclaimed “artist” today announced the reissue of his Yeezy season 2 military crepe boots, and hours later unveiled his new music video for “Wolves” – which appears to double as an advertisement for... read more
Friday, July 29, 2016 at 9:46am
To host or not to host? Italians are discussing about the eventual candidacy of Rome in the race to win the 2024 Summer Olympic Games. The city’s newly elected mayor Virginia Raggi and her fellow Five Stars party members have been against the idea since the election campaign in... read more
Friday, July 29, 2016 at 9:22am
LONDON — British retailer John Lewis has teamed with TrueStart, an investment fund specializing in retail, to launch the Eureka Initiative, which aims to help start-ups by offering innovative new products and services. Start-ups within TrueStart’s existing accelerator program... read more
Friday, July 29, 2016 at 6:00am
NAME DROPPING: Perry Moise has deleted the reference to Burberry from his rapper handle and now goes by the name of The Good Perry, in response to a lawsuit filed by the British brand. On Monday, Burberry filed a trademark infringement suit in a Manhattan federal court against... read more