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  • Welcome to Baku, the Filthy-Rich Capital of Azerbaijan

    Baku's newly opened Fairmont Hotel occupies one of three flame-shaped skyscrapers whose curved facades, come nightfall, transform into giant video screens depicting blazing fires. From the 27th floor, there’s a lovely view of the Azerbaijani capital and its crescent-shaped bay in the Caspian Sea. One evening, an employee joins me at a window near the elevator and directs my gaze to a 162-meter pole topped witha national flag the size of two tennis courts. With evident pride, she tells me it’s the tallest flagpole in the world. In 2010, Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev marked its unveiling with an elaborate ceremony featuring scores of goose-stepping soldiers.

  • Rihanna’s Swarovskis, Corbat’s Library, Zac Posen: Scene

    What gets the chief executive officer of a financial institution honored by a nonprofit?

  • Burberry Goes Solo in Perfume Challenge With Amazon Deal

    With its classic trench coats and traditional totes, Burberry Group Plc isn’t often credited with setting fashion trends. Yet as the British luxury brand pushes into fragrances and cosmetics, it’s doing something few have done before: going it alone.

  • Versace, Lauren Join Schwarzman, John Griffin at Met Ball

    John Griffin, founder of Blue Ridge Capital, cut a dashing figure last night as he climbed the steps of the Metropolitan Museum of Art in black tails and white tie.

  • H&M Would Be Keen on Tom Ford Collaboration

    Hennes & Mauritz AB, the world’s second-largest clothing retailer, would be keen to follow up its Versace collection with a fashion range designed by Gucci’s former creative director Tom Ford.

  • Burberry Designer CEO Shows Shift to Creatives in Luxury

    For years, fashion and luxury-goods companies have resisted putting creative and commercial control in one pair of hands. With the appointment of Christopher Bailey as chief executive officer, Burberry Group Plc aims to prove it can make the formula work.

  • Scene Last Night: Tom Ford, Wintour at CFDA/Vogue Awards

    Menswear designers Dao-Yi Chow and Maxwell Osborne last night won the 2013 Council of Fashion Designers of America/Vogue Fashion Fund prize.

  • Scene Last Night: Mandl at Frick, Richards, Boulud, Ziff

    Eric Mandl, a senior managing director at Guggenheim Securities LLC, put his focus on technology deals aside last night to revel in his love for art at the Frick Collection.

  • Chinese Artist in $80 Million Forgery Scandal Says He’s Innocent

    In the 1980s, Pei-Shen Qian, the painter at the center of an $80 million art forgery case, used to set up his easel near Manhattan’s West Fourth Street and hustle.

  • Sotheby’s Names De Sole Lead Director Amid Loeb Pressure

    Sotheby’s appointed Domenico De Sole, the chairman of Tom Ford International and former head of Gucci, to the role of lead independent director as the auction house is under criticism from activist investor Daniel Loeb.

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