Fashion Week 2011
The late Howard Ronson and his family had a dream—a dream of making the mansion at 828 Fifth Avenue whole again, as it was in the glorious days when coal magnates commissioned Fifth Avenue manses and robber barons ruled the land. But sometimes dreams die.
After a buying spree that netted four of the nine luxurious co-op units in the building, the family is giving up, The Wall Street Journal reports.
The family has decided to give one lucky buyer—a “person with vision”—the chance to purchase their failed dream for $72 million.
You know a designer is white-hot if people are trying to buy your ticket to their show. On the way into Charlotte Ronson yesterday, the Observer was stopped by a couple who asked us to name our price.
“You have a ticket to Charlotte’s show? Oh my God, can I buy it?” asked a heavily Read More
Justin Timberlake will perform twice during Fashion Week—once for the Fashion Rocks show, and once more at the Roseland Ballroom during a showing of his own collection. [WWD]
Zara has officially beat out The Gap as the world’s largest fashion retailer. [Guardian]
A preview of Comme des Garcons‘s Read More