July 9, 2021

Day: July 9, 2021

The perfect swimsuit? At Body Double, that’s a possible dream | Lifestyle

As the weather gets warmer and the beaches get busier, many women find themselves in search of that magical bathing suit that will make them feel they can hit the sand with confidence.

But shopping for that perfect swimsuit can be very intimidating, especially given the beach bodies shown in magazines and movies. Standing in that dressing room trying on suits is a moment many shoppers dread — and don’t get past.

That’s where Liz Welsh comes in. Established in 1986, Welsh’s swimsuit shop, Body Double Swimwear, has now been helping customers find their perfect fit for more than 35

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Fashion Designer Willi Smith Looked to the Streets for Inspiration and Appreciation | At the Smithsonian

June 30, 2021, 3:31 p.m.

The fashion designer Willi Smith grew up working class in the 1950s in a family where, he once said, “there were more clothes in the house than food.” His father was an ironworker; his grandmother cleaned houses for a living. His mother and grandmother sewed their own clothes. Decades later, when Smith was nominated for a fashion award, he remembered, “My mother and grandmother were always ladies of style and still are. I guess they taught me that you didn’t have to be rich to look good.”

Making clothes that anyone could afford

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Tiffany Hires Nathalie Verdeille to Lead Jewelry Design

Tiffany & Co. has snared a formidable — and familiar — design talent to lead its core jewelry and high jewelry categories, WWD has learned.

Nathalie Verdeille, who has been creative director for jewelry at Cartier since 2005, is to become Tiffany’s vice president, artistic director of jewelry and high jewelry. She is expected to start in the role later this year.

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Verdeille is known to Tiffany parent LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton as she previously led high jewelry design at Chaumet, which is part of LVMH’s watches and jewelry business division.

At Tiffany, she will report

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