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Maria Pinto

Fashion

Maria Pinto, Early Favorite of Michelle Obama’s, Opens New Chicago Store

Mario Pinto, who was an early favorite of Michelle Obama's, calls her store a "studio" and sees more opening.

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Resort 2016 Trend: Arts and Crafts Fashion

Fashion

Resort 2016 Trend: Arts and Crafts Fashion

Designers showed their aptitude for arts and crafts this resort season, whipping up looks featuring intricate handwork and decorative embellishment.

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The Markets

Cherokee Creates Point Cove Label for India

The line, at Reliance Trends stores in India, targets kids.

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Men's

Saks, Joseph Abboud Executive Robert Franceschini Dies at 75

The executive worked at Saks and the Joseph Abboud brand and lived in Bangkok.

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Business

Vince Explores Liquidity Issues as It Reports Loss for Quarter

The company posted a loss in the second quarter, against net income a year ago.

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Accessories

Calvin Klein Inc. Picks Up Accessories License for Calvin Klein Platinum

The acquisition includes the operation of certain stores in Asia.

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Media

StyleWatch Names Erin Sumwalt Fashion Director

Sumwalt will join the publication starting September 8.

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The Slowear store in New York.

Men's

Slowear Unveils First U.S. Store in New York

The SoHo unit is one of several the company will add over the next five years.

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Diane von Furstenberg and Steven Kolb

Fashion

Diane von Furstenberg and Steven Kolb Again Pen Health Initiative Letter

As designers, stylists, agents and other key industry figures are busy preparing for their upcoming shows, they were e-mailed the CFDA Health Initiative letter.

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Business

Vietnam Leads the Pack in Apparel Imports in July

Imports from Asian apparel suppliers to the U.S. outpaced Western Hemisphere countries in July.

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