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The Secret to Hermès’s Success

How has this 172-year-old French leather-goods company remained successful?

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Reinventing Old Fashions

Designers reinvent the past, proving that true style never goes out of fashion.

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Unique New York Gallery Shop

Partners & Spade, a collection of serendipitous discoveries and perfect oddities—all for sale—may just alter the way we see shopping.

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Madison Avenue’s Reinvention

Are rumors about the death of Madison Avenue wildly exaggerated?


Dressing Well to Get Ahead

Who knows what can happen with the right pair of shoes and tie.

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Refurbishing Old Jewelry

She had all the earrings she needed, but half of them were missing stones. Departures tracks down the experts who restore, repair, and...

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Today’s State of Consumerism

A few thoughts on the current state of consumerism.