December 13, 2017

The Year in Stuff

Advertisement It was a year that felt like a decade: 2017 saw the arrival of a new president (and an at-the-ready resistance movement), the unsealing of […]
November 28, 2017

Finally Putting Some Fun in Erectile Dysfunction

Advertisement To whisper into the millennial’s heart, as the 2017 playbook says, look first to his houseplant. Millennials: They love plants! So when Hims, a new […]
November 13, 2017

The Death Knell for the Bricks-and-Mortar Store? Not Yet

On a quiet strip of Rue de Marignan, just down the block from the Paris power-lunch spot L’Avenue, Alex Bolen, the chief executive of Oscar de […]
November 7, 2017

At Tiffany’s, the Fifth Avenue Face-Lift Starts at Home

Advertisement Since joining Tiffany & Co. in January as chief artistic officer, Reed Krakoff has undertaken to freshen the image of the 180-year-old jewelry company. His […]
October 24, 2017

Bulgari Reopens Fifth Avenue Flagship Store

Those with the means to sparkle were crowded elbow to elbow alongside those with the professional obligation to do so. Bulgari, the Roman jeweler, was reopening […]
October 5, 2017

The Latest Act of a Designer Found, Lost and Found Again

PARIS — The new name on the Paris Fashion Week schedule was an old name on the Paris Fashion Week schedule. On Monday afternoon, André Walker, […]
August 24, 2017

Its Competitors Make Noise, but A.P.C. Is Happy to Make Clothes

PARIS — There is an indelible truth about A.P.C., the willfully anonymous French fashion label that has been quietly going about its business for three decades, […]
June 26, 2017

A Surprise Collection, From Stefano Pilati, Revealed on Instagram

PARIS — The designer Stefano Pilati, revered in certain fashion circles both for his designs (for Yves Saint Laurent and Ermenegildo Zegna Couture) and for the […]
June 26, 2017

He Wanted to Give Massages, but the Movies Called Him Back

PARIS — Until recently, Arnaud Valois was a masseur with a small studio here. Years before, he had been an actor, with minor success, but he […]
June 20, 2017

Bringing Social Media Stars Onto the Runway, and Hearing Them Roar

MILAN — There is an ancient (O.K., recent) wisdom carved into the Fashion Week Commandments, handed down from the mount: To woo the millennial, you must […]