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Ready-to-Wear and Sportswear
This one-year-old custom clothing company is taking a multi-prong approach to attracting female lawyers, financiers and entrepreneurs to its cut-to-fit tailored offerings.
Designer and Luxury
Diane von Furstenberg has named Paolo Riva as chief executive officer, a new post.
Intimates and Activewear
Heidi Klum is getting cozier with Macy’s with a line of contemporary bras and panties, called Heidi by Heidi Klum, being sold exclusively at the store.
Make It Right and AEO have partnered on a project aimed at recycling “unwanted denim” into insulation materials for affordable houses.
The Markets Features
A conference on local manufacturing was part of the Made in France Première Vision trade show.
Label would certify product as free of harmful substances.
Theodora & Callum founders Stefani Greenfield and Desiree Gruber always banked on launching children’s wear. Now they have with a girls’ collection.
Taylor Schilling and costar Judith Godrèche were at the Smyth downtown to promote “The Overnight,” showing at the TriBeCa Film Festival.
After a strong opening, stocks lost stream in midday trading – especially in the retail sector, which was mostly in the red ahead of Apple Inc.’s quarterly earnings report.