Vogue veteran Rickie De Sole has landed a serious new gig. The longtime editor is leaving One World Commerce after a stellar tenure at titles together with Self-importance Truthful, W, and Vogue to affix the retailer as its ladies’s designer style and editorial director.
De Sole’s, whose most up-to-date process at Condé has been main and shaping Vogue.com as its govt style director, will stay in New York for her newly-created position for the Seattle-based style mecca. Her job description, in keeping with a spokesperson for Nordstrom, will contain “bringing a heightened viewpoint to the merchandising providing,” bolstering progress, creating an editorial plan, creating designer content material, and performing as a face for Nordstrom. De Sole will report back to Crimson Godfrey, Nordstrom’s vice chairman and inventive director, and can work carefully with Marie Ivanoff-Smith, ladies’s style director.
Amongst her different resume highlights, De Sole has served as style director at W; equipment director, head of style initiatives, and founding father of Vogue100 at Vogue; in addition to engaged on the Prada PR workforce. She has additionally served on the boards of Lease the Runway and Thom Browne. De Sole’s father is notably Domenico De Sole, a famend govt who’s chairman of Tom Ford Worldwide and who was the previous president and chief govt officer of Gucci Group from 1994-2004 throughout its globally profitable heyday beneath Ford.
De Sole’s appointment comes at a time the place Nordstrom continues to beef up its style chops; including covetable new names in luxurious to its providing, supporting CFDA/Vogue Trend Fund finalists, and persevering with its Nordstrom Area idea which serves as a satellite tv for pc retail accomplice to Dover Road Market Paris.