First it was New York and then Monte Carlo.
One of the important things was to not just put in a white box.
Derek Lam signature to it, but it becomes boring when the stores look all the same — like duty-free.One of the important things was to not just put in a white box. Even though the majority is white, we were going for a cleanness and modern simplicity while still being able to tell that you are in New York and in SoHo because of the cast iron we preserved in the space. We didn’t just want to do a branded store, where if we also open a store in Paris and L.A. that they would all look the same. Of course we want it to have a
By today’s standards, the cover of a fashion magazine is about as creative as baby formula.
A 13-year-old girl wearing a plaid skirt and braces was playing hooky from school to show the line of jewelry that she had been working on “all her life.”... A few rings were selected, and phone numbers were exchanged with her mother.
For those of you with a decorative mantelpiece, or just a nonfunctioning fireplace, you can still have a roaring fire without installing a chimney.
For those of you with a decorative mantelpiece, or just a nonfunctioning fireplace, you can still have a roaring fire without installing a chimney. Brand consultancy firm Partners & Spade has commissioned artist Ann Wood to create custom hearth paintings made to measure for your mantel with prices beginning at $1,500. Customers can specify the style of the andirons and mantel border, and even the color of the flames. Before you wait the estimated four to five weeks for completion, though, if you're in the NYC area, check out the real thing at the Partners & Spade outpost at 40 Great Jones Street. How 'bout that for throwing Wood on the fire?
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