New York opening: Angelo Galasso
Not many designers (er, actually probably no others) can say they’ve dressed Pacino, Jay-Z and Morrissey. But Italian fashion legend Angelo Galasso’s “Tradition in Evolution” philosophy has an appeal that apparently crosses not just a few cultural divides. His tres elegan-tay new boutique. installed in the Plaza Hotel’s storied Edwardian Room, is his Stateside debut. and oh what an entrance he makes. Galasso’s modern-classical, masculine luxe looks are right at home amongst the spaces magnificent architectural details, including oak wainscoting, opulent chandeliers and a dramatically beamed ceiling. A seriously classy affair.