Tom Ford welcomed editors and guests to his Madison Avenue boutique in New York City for a secret preview of his womenswear relaunch. Among his VIP guests where Anna Wintour, Joe Zee, Nina Garcia, and Carine Roitfeld, seated in gilded bamboo chairs, to a couture-style presentation in which he introduced every model and garment, controlling the volume of the show's music as he talked, and beginning each time with a "Ladies and gentlemen, I'd like to introduce . . ."