The annual festival of music, film, innovation and ideas, South By Southwest (SXSW) has concluded for the year. What’s the forecast for luxury brands based on the presentations and discussions? Our correspondent Lillian Pontius-Goldblatt shares her top three takeaways from SXSW 2019 on the future of luxury.
Hudson Yards in New York City is open for business. And it includes many luxury shopping experiences that are not to be missed. Here’s our inside guide to Neiman Marcus: the store and its restaurants and special services. We’re sharing photos and observations from our first two visits. It’s everything you need to know about this latest luxury arrival in the city.
Why shop retail? Well, sometimes its the best way to fully experience the craftsmanship and creativity required to design a fabulous dress. We were invited to the very first “Neiman Marcus Live” presentation at the brand’s dazzling new store at Hudson Yards in New York City. Fashion Director Ken Downing interviewed designer Zac Posen while the designer simultaneously demonstrated the fine art of draping. The result? Seeing luxury fashion come to life at the New York City Neiman Marcus. So. Much. Fun.
You have to love any holiday that involves more sweets than you can keep track of. And no, Halloween, we’re not talking about you this time. We’ve discovered that Easter has become an occasion for truly beautiful and luxurious confections. And lots of them. So in addition to Easter hampers and other treats, we’re showcasing the chic chocolate eggs of Easter 2019. Here are our picks for the most beautiful luxury Easter eggs in the world this year.
Can a restaurant in a luxury retail store ever live up to the best standalone fine dining establishments in the world? We decided to find out. In our ongoing series, Retail Restaurants, we go in search of the best restaurants in luxury retail stores in New York, London, Paris and other cities. In this edition, our correspondent Jillian Tangen has rounded up the 10 best places to eat in luxury retail stores the world over right now.