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Retail

Rent the Runway Extends Its Subscription Program

Rent the Runway’s subscription program, called Unlimited, emphasizes “everyday wear.”

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Beauty

Two Reports Raise Doubts About Sunscreen Claims

Environmental Working Group and Consumer Reports both knock numerous sunscreens for unfulfilled promises, but come to different conclusions about mineral options.

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Mariel Haenn TyLynn Nguyen lingerie collaboration

Fashion

Mariel Haenn Designs Lingerie With TyLynn Nguyen

The stylist known for dressing Jennifer Lopez and Gwen Stefani with Rob Zangardi delves underneath the glamour in a collection with TyLynn Nguyen.

– May 23, 2016

Fashion

Eco-Friendly Peggy Sue Collections Wins New Labels Prize

Peggy Sue Deaven-Smiltnieks and her farm-to-fashion fabrics score top honors at the Toronto Fashion Incubators annual fashion runway contest.

– May 23, 2016

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Eye

Alinea Alum Greg Baxtrom Opens Olmsted in Prospect Heights

The restaurant features a seasonal menu and backyard garden.

– May 23, 2016

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Business

FTC Approves Final Order in Lord & Taylor Native Advertising Case

L&T is prohibited from “misrepresenting that paid ads are from an independent source or that an endorser is an independent or ordinary consumer,” the FTC said.

– May 23, 2016

Bill Taubman

Retail

ReCon 2016: Bill Taubman Makes Case for Tech That Doesn’t Homogenize Retail

Centers and retailers must deliver on the “fundamental brand promise” without getting so bogged down in tech that creativity is stifled, the executive said during ICSC’s annual retail real estate conference.

– May 23, 2016

Cevese silk will be featured in the Cooper Hewitt's upcoming exhibition "Scraps."

Fashion

Inaugural New York Textile Month is Rooted in Future Growth

After rounding up 85 influencers in design, museums and retail, trend forecaster and The New School’s Dean of Hybrid Studies Li Edelkoort is forging ahead with the first New York Textile Month.

– May 23, 2016

Joel McHale

Fashion

Joel McHale to Host 2016 CFDA Fashion Awards

Joel McHale will host the 2016 CFDA Fashion Awards June 6 at Hammerstein Ballroom.

– May 23, 2016

A Koio Collective bestseller.

Accessories

Koio Collective Raises $1.3 Million in Seed Round

Investors in this round included Steven Alan and Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss.

– May 23, 2016