Kirna Zabête Celebrates the Big 2-0, Set to Toast Fendi in East Hampton

Kirna Zabête is all grown up, and she’s aged beautifully. Owner Beth Buccini on Thursday will mark the 20th anniversary — which is actually Sept. 9 — by hosting a cocktail event celebrating Fendi‘s pre-fall 2019 assortment at Kirna Zabête’s East Hampton, N.Y., digs at 66 Newtown Lane. Kirna Zabête launched a pop-up shop in East Hampton in the summer of 2016. Buccini was hooked by Labor Day. “I said there is absolutely no way I’m closing this store,” she recalled. “Everyone is relaxed. You need something to wear that night. I had a sense it would work because people started calling me in [Manhattan] and saying, ‘When are you coming out? Can you bring me this or that.'” Beth Buccini  Hagop Kalaidjian/ No retail anniversary would be complete without an exclusive commemorating capsule collection. Kirna Zabête’s features vibrantly printed summer frocks and swimsuits, sensually blended candles and acrylic neon box signs, among other products. Buccini tapped 20 designers and brands that reflect Kirna Zabête’s colorful, exuberant ethos and were chosen for being among the store’s early brands, a recent new discoveries or touching her in some other way. There’s Adam Lippes‘ special-edition top, La Double J’s Short & Sassy floral dress, Of Rare Origin’s floral

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