Designer Domenico Vacca closes NYC stores to focus on flagship with private club, rentals

Designer Domenico Vacca From Luxury Listings NYC: What to call Domenico Vacca’s latest venture? The Italian fashion designer and master tailor, who has dressed celebrities like Jeremy Piven, Daniel Day Lewis and Glenn Close, didn’t just launch a flagship store at his new massive building on 55th Street and Fifth Avenue, which opened officially on […]

Luxury, low-end retail flourishes nationwide as mid-tier languishes

The Miami Design District From the special retail issue: If art imitates life, retail isn’t far behind. As tourists and the well-to-do fuel luxury sales around the country, gains in employment and lower gas prices are helping more cash-strapped consumers load up on goods at dollar stores, outlets and off-price discounters. So when it comes […]