Oh, New York, we understand you’re under a blanket of snow right now and everyone’s hibernating, but please don’t hate us for posting sunny pictures of a lingerie-clad model at Coney Island!
A lot of lingerie designers are referencing the 1970s in their spring collections this year, but perhaps no one has done it as cleverly and as artfully as that darling UK label, Beautiful Bottoms.
Everyone knows Harvard University is a hotbed of innovation, invention and creativity, but business or technology-based endeavors are what usually come to mind — not lingerie.
Talk about bad timing … and bad luck. Australian label Pleasure State chose to promote its AW2011 collection with visions of a watery apocalypse — just as the rest of the country is bailing out from the killer floods of the past month.
If you’ve ever worked with a sibling (as I have), you’ll know what a tremendous competitive advantage it can give you. Nothing quite equals the kind of intuitive rapport and likemindedness shared by people who run a family business.