CAROLINE TELL

Wicket Cool

England’s Kent and Curwen, famous for its circa-1930 cricket sweater, modernizes its lineup. When Kent and Curwen hired Simon Spurr as its creative director last fall, it was expected that he would bring a new look to the staid English brand, whose staple items have long been regimental ties, polo shirts, and cricket sweaters. Spurr, who […]

Jewelry That Makes a Statement

Since 1999, when Florentine artist and jewelry designer Ippolita Rostagno launched her New York–based fine jewelry company, Ippolita, it has been a top seller at Bergdorf Goodman, Saks Fifth Avenue, and other luxury retailers. Now, for the first time, Ippolita can claim a home of its own with the opening of its first retail store, […]