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CAPE CRUSADERSMichael Kors RTW Fall 2015

Michael Kors Names Hanjoon Kim President of Korea

Kim’s appointment comes on the heels of the company’s recent assumption of direct control of the Kors business in South Korea.

Dodie Thayer, Tory Burch

Tory Burch Unveils Dodie Thayer Collection

Tory Burch will debut the brand’s home collection in Europe and launch the Dodie Thayer for Tory Burch Lettuce Ware Collection here during the international furniture and design show, the Salone del Mobile.

Chinese Consumers Applaud Chanel Price Drop

Chinese consumers and China-based analysts agree that Chanel’s worldwide price realignment, which went into force Wednesday, is a positive one.

Yang Li RTW Fall 2015

Yang Li Sells Minority Stake

Expanding its investments beyond its home country, Belgian fashion fund CLCC SA said it has taken a minority stake in London-based fashion designer Yang Li.

Calvin Klein to Sponsor Exhibit in Central Park

Calvin Klein Collection will sponsor Drifting in Daylight, a springtime art exhibition winding through New York’s Central Park presented by public arts organization Creative Time, and Central Park Conservancy.

Design Market Worth $479B: Study

The first Altagamma Bain Design Market Monitor was based on the study of 350 Italian and international companies from 30 different countries.

Katie Hillier, Luella Bartley

Katie Hillier and Luella Bartley Launch Luxe Brand

Katie Hillier and Luella Bartley are poised to become luxury’s latest double, launching the women’s ready-to-wear and accessories brand Hillier Bartley for fall.

A look from Theory+.

Theory+ Plans to Open First Stores

Theory+ combines the modern aspects of the Theory brand with the technical performance of active clothing.

Chiara Boni RTW Fall 2015

Chiara Boni La Petite Robe Eyes Own Store

Italian brand Chiara Boni La Petite Robe, known for its comfortable dresses crafted from a stretch fabric, is taking a step into retail.