Tory Burch has created an American brand that's both aspirational and attainable, and she has become a billionaire in the process. In the 10 years since she started her business, she has opened stores around the world, most recently in Shanghai, launched a fragrance, dressed tastemakers in the White House, in Hollywood and beyond and formed the Tory Burch Foundation to support female entrepreneurship.
DURHAM, N.C. - Ryan and Nadira Hurley, founders of the Vert & Vogue boutique, take a serious approach to style. Nadira's background in fashion and Ryan's longtime advocacy for the environment led them to open their clothing store in Durham in 2008 (by way of Paris and New York City) with a commitment to running it as a green business.
ORANGE COUNTY, Ca. - From across the room, they appear to be gold and silver bracelets that fit snugly on a wrist or necklaces that rest against the collarbone. But up close, you realize you're looking at optical illusions: The jewelry is actually a stack of temporary metallic tattoos, one of the biggest accessory trends of the year.