Argentina Disappearing Designers

October 4, 2012 - 11:35 AM
In this Sept. 26, 2012 photo, a woman walks by a Cartier jewelry store along Alvear Avenue in the Recoleta neighborhood in Buenos Aires, Argentina. The world's most luxurious designer brands are abandoning Argentina rather than complying with tight new government economic restrictions, leaving empty shelves and storefronts along the capital's elegant Alvear Avenue, where tourists once flocked to see the latest in fashion. (AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko)