Fashion By The Numbers
This week brought us whimsical hipster rickshaws, manly nail polish, a sales jump for a luxury fashion house, and the birthday of a very famous editor. Read on for the stats…
8″ x 11″: Dimensions of a typical magazine.
5′ x 7′: Size of the new issue of Visionaire magazine, featuring Lady Gaga as a lifesize covergirl.
$1500: The large price you’ll pay for such a large magazine.
10: Colors available in the Alphanail nail polish collection, part of a growing trend of hyper-masculine MANicures.
16: Percentage rise in sales reported by Hermès International in the third quarter.
1: Percentage of people who can afford to shop at Hermes. (I am the 99%.)
2.5: Estimated height, in feet, of the Philip Treacy hat (shown above) that Sarah Jessica Parker donned at an appearance on Wednesday.
200: Hours Treacy worked to create the towering headpiece.
62: Age Anna Wintour turned on November 3rd.
35: Age she doesn’t look a day over. Happy birthday, Ms. W.!
28: Hours of jewelry education students at Van Cleef & Arpel’s new Parisian school will receive.
15: Maximum number of $2200 whimsical rickshaws allowed per customer, per order by Anthropologie.
0: Maximum number of whimsical rickshaws Anthropologie should probably be selling.