Designer and Luxury


Designer and Luxury

Banana Republic, Marissa Webb, Gap,

Banana Republic Banks on Marissa Webb for Breath of Life

Banana Republic, like so many other retailers, is tired of being just part of the retail pack in the mall. It wants to become a "lifestyle brand."

tory burch, store opening, shanghai, wendi deng murdoch, charles

Tory Burch Opens Largest Store in Shanghai

Burch along with Wendi Deng Murdoch, dancer Charles “Lil Buck” Riley and a bevvy of Chinese beauties, were on hand for the opening.

Christian Dior, Ginza, Esprit Dior, tokyo, retrospective

Esprit Dior Taking Ginza Stage

The French house has taken over a four-level retail space on Ginza’s main drag to stage the latest incarnation of its sprawling retrospective.

bottega veneta, back bay, boston, store, tomas maier, marco bizzari, rtw

Bottega Veneta Opens Store in Boston

The label has opened a 2,500-square-foot store at 310 Boylston Street in The Heritage on the Garden in Boston’s historic Back Bay district.

Silvia Venturini Fendi, Fendi, Hong Kong, retail, boutique, reopening, Landmark mall,

Silvia Venturini Fendi Hits Hong Kong

The Roman fashion house’s creative director of accessories, men’s wear and children’s wear was in town for the reopening of Fendi’s store in the Landmark mall.

John Varvatos Sets Sights on Detroit

The designer chose an unorthodox channel to reveal the location of his next retail store: CNBC’s "Squawk Box."

EDrop-Off, The Collection by eDrop-Off, online, luxury, consignment, Edropoff

EDrop-Off Opens Retail Store in Chicago

One of the country's premier online luxury consignment retailers is celebrating its 10th anniversary old-school style — by opening a retail store.

Qatar Group Buys St. Regis Hotel in Rome

Qatar has snapped up another piece of Italian luxury.

Boontheshop, Peter Marino, Seoul, South Korea, retail, flagship, designer, luxury, architecture, design, Shinsegae,

Boontheshop Opens Flagship in Seoul

The retailer, which sells brands such as Alexander McQueen, Givenchy, Mary Katrantzou and Victoria Beckham, has a new flagship designed by Peter Marino.

Bally, David Chipperfield, New Bond Street,

Flagship Reflects 'New' Bally

Bally has unveiled its first new store concept in two decades, a David Chipperfield-designed building on New Bond Street.

Tomas Maier, retail, designer, new york, Diptyque, Kering, Madison Avenue, new york

Tomas Maier Opens New York Boutique

The designer quietly opened a store on the Upper East Side, his first in Manhattan, at 956 Madison Avenue.

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