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Tiffany & Co. 101: America’s First House of Fine Jewelry

Tiffany & Co. 101: America’s First House of Fine Jewelry

Tiffany & Co., America’s luxury jewelry house, started in 1837, and grew into the country’s premier jeweler. The house is the creative force behind such American icons as the Great American Seal, the New York Yankees logo, and the NFL Vince Lombardi Super Bowl Trophy. It also served as the backdrop for Breakfast at Tiffany’s Truman Capote’s iconic novella that inspired the 1961 romantic comedy starring Audrey Hepburn.

Saint Laurent 101: A History

Saint Laurent 101: A History

From bringing prêt-à-porter to the forefront to revolutionizing the idea of menswear as womenswear with the iconic Le Smoking tuxedo suit, Yves Saint Laurent built an empire from the ground up. With designers like Alber Elbaz, Tom Ford, Stefano Pilati, Hedi Slimane, and Anthony Vaccaerello, following in his footsteps.