Burberry’s Big-Time Bet on Beauty -
Today’s launch of My Burberry, the British fashion brand’s latest fragrance, is just one step in the company’s broader plan to tap the beauty category. Read my interview with COO John Smith at the Business of Fashion.
Dan and Lauren review Spring, search for a non-lumberjack look for fall, get pumped for Apple’s almost-here wearable, and discuss Gap’s new normcore ads.
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Name-to-Know: New Luxury Perfume Brand Régime des Fleurs -
An upstart independent fragrance label that cooks up its high-end scents in a family garage is bringing an intensely poetic, D.I.Y. sensibility to the perfume counter. Read all about it at WSJ.com.
Are Tinctures Magic Potions or Snake Oil? -
What are tinctures, and what can they do for your health? Read my report at Yahoo Beauty.
Zady, One Year In, Is Launching a Private Label -
The e-commerce site’s first product — a women’s sweater — will land just in time for the holiday season. Read my Q&A with the founders at Fashionista.com.
Meet Tiffany's First Ever Female Design Director -
Francesca Amfitheatrof impresses with her global vision for the all-American brand. Read my profile at Elle.com.
Spring, a New App, Might Change the Way You Shop Forever -
My early review of an ambitious new mobile shopping tool. Read it at Elle.com.
Trend Forecasting: What Is It Good For? -
Trend forecaster WGSN has 75,000 customers who pony up thousands of dollars a year for its services. What are they paying for? Read my story at Fashionista.com.
Will Apple’s 'iWatch' Rattle Luxury Watchmakers? - BoF - The Business of Fashion -
Apple’s much-anticipated wearable device, which will reportedly debut this fall, may not pose a direct threat to luxury watchmakers. But it does signal opportunity. Read all about it at the Business of Fashion.
Determining the Potential of Unisex Fashion -
Many brands are making unisex clothes — but will the category ever break through? Read my piece at Fashionista.com.