Monday, August 29, 2016 at 9:01pm
A TALE OF TWO CITIES: The Arc de Triomphe makes a dramatic settee for model Joan Smalls, while the Eiffel Tower looms behind Hailey Baldwin as she straddles the Pont Neuf. Via deft photo montages, Karl Lagerfeld opted to make Parisian landmarks, along with a few New York ones,... read more
Monday, August 29, 2016 at 4:19pm
PRATT TO HONOR THREE AS LEGENDS: Pratt Institute has the groundwork in place for this year’s Legends awards, which will honor sculptor Angela Conner, architect William T. Georgis and InterArch founder Shirley Hill. This year’s gala, an annual scholarship benefit, will be held... read more
Monday, August 29, 2016 at 4:05pm
Kohl’s wants more of the U.S. beauty market. Not only has the company added brands such as Lorac, The Balm, Pür Cosmetics and Bliss, it is putting resources behind training associates on the front line. That was evident at last week’s Beauty Expo held at the Gaylord Texan... read more
Monday, August 29, 2016 at 3:53pm
Multidisciplinary designer Clodagh has spent the past 33 years divvying up her talents — an abundance of which are being revealed this fall. “My theory in life is to never specialize because I think it makes you dull and boring,” she said. “I started out in fashion in 1983.... read more
Monday, August 29, 2016 at 3:38pm
Alicia Patterson was a pioneer in many respects. She was one of the first women pilots, and, as such, set several land and speed records. She was an excellent rider and a big-game hunter. And she founded and ran Newsday. Now Alice Arlen and Michael J. Arlen have written a... read more
Monday, August 29, 2016 at 3:10pm
Marc Rosen Associates, a design agency that does branding and packaging development for beauty lines, is launching a new division, MRA Studio, specifically for emerging niche brands entering the beauty industry. “I’m interested in how the industry keeps changing and this new... read more
Monday, August 29, 2016 at 2:47pm
Brittny Robins, founder of Canadian skin-care line Flawless by Friday, approaches her brand the same way she climbed Mount Kilimanjaro when she was 22. “I made it and it was so difficult. I genuinely feel that if I can do it, anybody can do it.” Coming from a background in... read more
Monday, August 29, 2016 at 2:47pm
Long before day-trippers crowned Kingston, N.Y. — located 91 miles north of New York City — a hipster mecca, creative types have culled inspiration from the state’s first capital for decades. Artists, musicians and, more recently, filmmakers regularly visit the Hudson River... read more
Monday, August 29, 2016 at 2:02pm
NEW YORK — With her spring runway show less than two weeks away, Carolina Herrera had another kind of presentation to tend to Monday — Raffaele Ilardo has joined her company as vice president of design. Ilardo was at work in the designer’s studio Monday, overseeing creative... read more
Monday, August 29, 2016 at 1:44pm
The fun, laid-back environment of Joli Beauty Bar is evident in every aspect of the salon, especially in its French-inspired, periwinkle blue décor. “We want this to be a place where women can feel safe and comfortable,” said Zsuzsi Evans, founder and chief executive officer of... read more