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Peter NygÃ¥rd is an international man of mystery. According to a suspiciously brief Wikipedia entry, the Canadian fashion executive (who was born in Finland and now resides in the Bahamas) is the "owner of the Tan Jay line" and "has also captured international fashion headlines". And for the past three or so years, he has had massive 'watch this space' scaffolding for a NygÃ¥rd world headquarters on Broadway between 40th and 41st Streets.
That is, until now. A friend of Racked sends the above image: an enormous 'N' has appeared, supervillain-lair-style, at 1435 Broadway. Why the delay? NygÃ¥rd had to NygÃ¥rd-out all six floors of NygÃ¥rd world HQ. That 'N' alone must have taken some time to erect. Hopefully by the time the corporate offices/design center/showroom opens, we'll have figured out what NygÃ¥rd really plans to do here in the US.
· NYGÃ…RD Unveils New World Headquarters NEW YORK [Nygard]