News

Glenn Close and Christian Louboutin

Eye

Glenn Close, Christian Louboutin Fete ‘Sunset Boulevard’ Collaboration

“Turbans should come back —I would be the first one to put the turban on,” noted the French designer with a laugh.

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Fay RTW Fall 2017

Fay RTW Fall 2017

There was a punk flavor to this collection by Tommaso Aquilano and Roberto Rimondi, who believe women want to tear up their wardrobes.

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Matty Bovan RTW Fall 2017

Fashion

Fashion East RTW Fall 2017

Lulu Kennedy’s coterie of emerging talent provided a rich offering of imaginative and experimental clothes.

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Beauty

Smashbox Cosmetics Plots a Course Through the Land of Influencers

Smashbox’s Ginny Chien weighs in on the “the crazy world of influencers.”

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Laura Kim and Fernando Garcia

Fashion

Laura Kim and Fernando Garcia Back in the News for Pratt’s Visionary Award

Laura Kim first learned sketching, pattern making and sewing growing up in Seoul and Calgary before earning a B.F.A. in fashion design at Pratt.

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A Margiela porn ad.

Fashion

Byronesques’ X-rated Margiela Move

Site’s private screening and pop-up shop is intended to shake Paris.

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Business

NCC Joins Group Calling for Restraint on Budget Cuts

The group noted that the Congressional Budget Office estimated that the 2014 Farm Bill has cost far less than projected.

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Garment factory in Dhaka, Bangladesh

Business

Retailers Withdraw From Bangladesh Apparel Summit

Their decision to withdraw is said to be in response to the campaign of repression against the labor movement carried out by the Bangladesh government and factory owners.

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Ashley Williams RTW Fall 2017

Fashion

Ashley Williams RTW Fall 2017

That 5 a.m. post-party moment, when you’re either doing the walk of shame or the stride of pride, was the inspiration behind Ashley Williams’ fall collection.

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credit card fee

Business

Retail Groups Fight Revival of $7B Swipe Fee Deal

The National Retail Federation told the Supreme Court not to consider reviving the 2012 settlement, which allegedly does nothing to fix collusive swipe fees.

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Veda RTW Fall 2017

Fashion

Veda RTW Fall 2017

Lyndsey Butler wants to pivot Veda as a one-stop shop for leather everything.

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Wunderkind RTW Fall 2017

Wunderkind RTW Fall 2017

Wolfgang Joop mixed safari, tartans, men’s suitings and punk references for his sometimes casual, often irreverent fall collection.

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Brunello Cucinelli RTW Spring 2017

Fashion

Brunello Cucinelli RTW Fall 2017

Brunello Cucinelli brought his women’s wear line to the next level with a rich and versatile fall collection injected with a modern, urban vibe.

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Sharon Wauchob RTW Fall 2017

Fashion

Sharon Wauchob RTW Fall 2017

Wauchob cited American fashion photographer Deborah Turbeville, and the undiscovered areas of Versailles as inspiration.

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shoppers

Business

Weekly Retail Sales Decline, but Sector Buoyed by Wall Street

The S&P Retailing Industry Group Index is up 6 percent for the year.

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