Monday, June 27, 2016 at 7:29am
MODERNIST VISION: L.K. Bennett has unveiled its fall collection, shot at the Royal College of Physicians in London. Max Farago photographed the images, which were styled by Caroline Issa. Farago recently worked with Chanel’s global creative designer for makeup and color, Lucia... read more
Monday, June 27, 2016 at 7:00am
Twitter photos just got a dose of the Snapchat treatment. Today, the platform shares that users will soon be able to add “stickers” to photos that they share on Twitter. Users will be able to browse “hundreds” of options from a rotating selection of stickers “to make photos... read more
Monday, June 27, 2016 at 6:00am
Cushman & Wakefield has released “The Cool Streets of North America,” in which it warns retailers to ignore hipster neighborhoods at their own peril. “If retailers live and die by cool, the same also holds true of retail properties, shopping centers and entire neighborhoods... read more
Monday, June 27, 2016 at 3:39am
TOKYO—Takashimaya said Friday that its net profit for its fiscal first quarter fell by over 40 percent, despite flat sales and slight growth in operating profit. The drop was due to a high comparative base resulting from a one-time gain in the same period a year earlier. The... read more
Monday, June 27, 2016 at 3:06am
LONDON – European stock markets recovered some ground on Monday after nosediving in the wake of Britain’s vote to quit the European Union. All major indices were down on Monday at 10:50 a.m. CET, but it was nothing compared to Friday’s retreat, which saw Italy’s FTSE MIB close... read more
Monday, June 27, 2016 at 12:00am
PARIS — Lobbies are to buildings what clothes are to people: They can help deliver a good first impression. Which is why the Estates at Acqualina has tapped Karl Lagerfeld to design residential lobby spaces at its twin 50-story towers slated to open in Miami in 2020. Lagerfeld... read more
Sunday, June 26, 2016 at 11:32pm
Asian markets recuperated Monday from a dramatic Friday when they tanked on Brexit news. Tokyo’s Nikkei 225 gained 2.4 percent to end at 15,309 while Shanghai’s SSE rose 1.5 percent to finish at 2,896. Chinese investors snapped up shares after China’s central bank slashed the... read more
Sunday, June 26, 2016 at 11:03pm
SHANGHAI-China’s central bank has slashed the yuan’s reference rate against the dollar and it is on track to hit a five-and-a-half year low in the wake of the United Kingdom’s dramatic Brexit vote. The People’s Bank of China Monday lowered the yuan’s parity rate by 0.9 percent... read more
Sunday, June 26, 2016 at 9:01pm
Still feeling fragile after Friday’s global stock rout, the investment set is coming into the week laden with the sense that anything could happen after the British voted to jump ship and leave the European Union. The Brexit vote — which surprised markets around the world even... read more
Sunday, June 26, 2016 at 9:01pm
Narciso Rodriguez will be the subject of Miami’s Patricia and Phillip Frost Art Museum’s main exhibition this fall. In the first solo show dedicated to Rodriguez, the Frost Art Museum will stage “Narciso Rodriguez: An Exercise in Minimalism,” opening Oct. 8, which is a high-... read more