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Women Fashion Designers: Miuccia Prada

Fashion

Leonardo Del Vecchio, Benetton Lead Stock Ranking

As of July 19, the portfolio of Luxottica’s founder was valued at 19.9 billion euros, up 1.9 percent compared with January 1.

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Business

Children’s Wear Designer Joan Calabrese Dies at 77

During the decades she worked in fashion, Joan Calabrese designed dresses worn by an assortment of well-known girls from presidential families including the Kennedys and the Bushes.

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Arnaud Vaillant and Sébastien Meyer.

Fashion

Courrèges Parts Ways With Design Duo

Courrèges said it was ending its collaboration with Sébastien Meyer and Arnaud Vaillant after two years, describing it as a mutual decision.

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Business

European Stock Markets Perk Up

Retail and luxury stocks were also on the upswing in morning trading on Thursday.

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Inside Givaudan

Beauty

Givaudan Net Profits Rise 4.5% in H1

The Swiss flavors and fragrance maker’s sales advanced 6.4 percent in the first six months of 2017.

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Dermalogica

Business

Unilever Sales Climb 4.9% in Q2

Company in the second quarter and first half gained 3 percent on an underlying basis and against a difficult backdrop worldwide.

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Swiss watch exports are steadily improving, says the Federation of the Swiss Watch Industry

Business

Swiss Watch Exports Rise 5.3% in June

Sales abroad of Swiss timepieces are steadily improving, the Federation of the Swiss Watch Industry said.

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Alber Elbaz was ousted last year after a 14-year stint at Lanvin.

Fashion

Designers on the Sidelines: Former Stars Seek New Worlds

Some believe that marquee talents got too big for their boots, demanding outsized salaries, lavish perks and too much creative control.

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Pringles of Scotland Men's Spring 2018

Business

Massimo Nicosia Leaves Role as Pringle’s Men’s Design Director

Nicosia is moving to Milan to pursue a new opportunity.

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Patrizio Bertelli

Fashion

Auckland, 2021 Proposed for America’s Cup

Prada chief Patrizio Bertelli’s Luna Rossa is set to compete in the prestigious sailing race.

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Herno NY

Business

Herno Opens First U.S. Store

The Italian company’s first unit in the region is located in New York’s SoHo district.

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Bella Freud

Fashion

Bella Freud Fetes J Brand Tie-In

The designer has teamed with J Brand on a capsule collection.

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The accessories brand, Troubadour, is one of the U.K. labels that showed in New York.

Men's

British Brands Converge on U.S. Men’s Market

The UKFT helped nearly 50 brands show at the trade shows in New York this week.

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Met Gala 2017 Candice Swanepoel

Business

Burberry’s Paul Price Named CEO of Topshop, Topman

The appointment comes as Sir Philip Green shakes up the management ranks at Arcadia and its parent Taveta.

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Prince William, the Duchess of Cambridge (in Catherine Walker & Co.), Prince George and Princess Charlotte

Fashion

Young Royals Visit Germany as Part of Summer European Tour

The trip is part of a European tour on behalf of Britain’s Foreign and Commonwealth Office.

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