Joseph Dirand likes to live fast and furiously. He is as obsessive about food as he is about music and wouldn’t mind being a woman. Along the way, the architect, an admitted control freak, has redefined our expectations of what a successful fashion retail experience should be.
NEW YORK, United States — Gap Inc. is expanding its service that allows shoppers to reserve items online and then pay for and pick up the merchandise at the store within 24 hours.
Ann Demeulemeester is proof that if you stick to your guns, even the fickle fashion world will listen, says Eugene Rabkin.
Rebecca May Johnson spends an afternoon in conversation with Paul Smith, tracing his path from a small time retailer to Britain’s most successful fashion designer, who pioneered the concept of classic menswear with a twist.
Ann Demeulemeester, one of the original “Antwerp Six” designers who has built a successful business around her gothic, bohemian-inspired collections, is set to depart the fashion label bearing her name.