Shaima Ali is an Afghan-American who plans to return to Afghanistan to teach beauty. She was incorrectly identified as an African-American in a story on page 10, Aug. 23.

This story first appeared in the August 27, 2002 issue of WWD.  Subscribe Today.

In the postcard from Christian Lacroix on Monday’s Eye, page 6, Francoise Lacroix, the designer’s wife, was incorrectly identified as his sister.