In a novelistic detail that handily illustrates the big shifts happening American business, Lord & Taylor’s corporate parent is selling the department store’s landmark Fifth Avenue flagship—to WeWork.
Now’s the time to splurge on a new pair of shoes because they’re up to 80% off at Lord & Taylor. Everything from sandals to knee-high boots are marked down and there are tons for under $100. Plus, there’s also up to 80% off select handbags so if you’re a matching-shoe-and-bag kinda person, this is for you.
Thanksgiving is for being with family, stuffing yourself full of turkey and cranberries, watching cartoon characters float in a parade, and maybe enjoying the broadcast of violent sports. But this year, you'll be able to start your Christmas shopping even earlier: Some stores will be open on the holiday.
Exiting a go-see in the garment district this morning, I happened upon a very unusual sign in the window of the Fifth Avenue Lord & Taylor.
The Humane Society of the United States has filed a lawsuit in D.C. against six retailers and designers — Dillard's, Lord & Taylor, Macy's, Neiman Marcus, Saks Fifth Avenue and Andrew Marc — claiming they falsely label real fur as "faux" and pass Asian raccoon dog fur off as fox, rabbit and raccoon. The HSUS claims it…
"Do women who look at these ads think they'll look like her if they wear these clothes... what there is of them?" asked Andy Rooney on last night's 60 Minutes. Good question! Armed with a stack of women's magazines marked with Post-Its (September 2007 Vogue, November 2007 Harper's Bazaar) the legendary grump …