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Din + Bloom Founder Shares Perspectives on Textile Design Industry

The founder and creative director of Din + Bloom shares her sources of inspiration for textile design.

clock 24hTracey Greenstein

"Color."  —  Carolina Herrera

Fashion Features

New York Spring 2018 Designer Inspirations: Part Three

Designers disclose the concepts that molded their spring 2018 collections.

clock September 7, 2017Andrew Shang

"I was inspired by the Counter-Couture exhibition at MAD in New York City; The Summer of Love Experience at the de Young in San Francisco; Pink Floyd and You Say You Want a Revolution (both at the V&A), and the wonderful Alma-Tadema show at the Leighton House in London." — Anna Sui

Fashion Features

New York Spring 2018 Designer Inspirations: Part Two

Ahead of New York Fashion Week, designers disclose what inspired their spring collections.

clock September 6, 2017Andrew Shang

“Technical approach to whimsical sportswear.”— Jonathan Simkhai

Fashion Features

New York Spring 2018 Designer Inspirations: Part One

Ahead of New York Fashion Week, designers disclose what inspired their spring collections.

clock September 5, 2017Andrew Shang

Buyers examine the fabric of a floor-length bridal gown with floral appliqué, veil and headpiece from the James Galanos Couture Spring 1964 collection.

Fashion Scoops

The Work of James Galanos Focus of a New Exhibition at the Phoenix Art Museum

The Oscar-winning costume designer Jean Louis, whom Galanos worked for at Columbia Pictures, urged him to open his own business, which he did in 1951.

clock August 17, 2017Rosemary Feitelberg

A Michael Kors store front.

Markets

Kors CEO Says Transformation Still in Early Stages

The Jimmy Choo acquisition is still expected to close in the third quarter.

clock August 8, 2017Vicki M. Young

The handbag collection inside a Michael Kors store.

Markets

Michael Kors Shares Rise on Q1 Earnings Beat

The company also raised fiscal 2018 diluted EPS guidance.

clock August 8, 2017Vicki M. Young

Five months after Kim Ortengren started her sample making and manufacturing business in Portland, Maine, she already is ramping up production.

Business Features

American-Made Companies Gaining Ground in Cities Big and Small

A crop of apparel manufacturers and fashion start-ups are opting for secondary cities to make their way.

clock July 19, 2017Rosemary Feitelberg

The Rhinelander Mansion houses Lauren's flagship.

Human Resources

Louvet on Why He Joined Ralph Lauren Corp.

Louvet is focused on how the consumer experiences the brand.

clock July 17, 2017Vicki M. Young

Michael Kors fall 2017 ad

Financial

Kors Shares Drop 7.4% on Analyst’s Skepticism

An MKM Partners analyst initiated coverage of Kors with a “Sell” rating on the stock.

clock July 11, 2017Vicki M. Young

The TenOverSix L.A. store is closing in July.

Retail

TenOverSix Headed to Miami

The new flagship will be in Little River, opening in time for Miami Art Basel.

clock June 29, 2017Vicki M. Young

A Michael Kors store.

Markets

Kors’ Turnaround Plan to Shake the Doldrums

Plans are to close between 100 and 125 stores globally.

clock June 1, 2017Vicki M. Young

Spring bags from Michael Kors featured in The Walk campaign.

Markets

Kors Posts Q4 Loss; Beats Wall Street’s Adjusted EPS Estimate

The company said it plans to close between 100 and 125 stores globally over the next two years.

clock May 31, 2017Vicki M. Young

The Rhinelander Mansion houses Lauren's flagship.

Markets

Ralph Lauren’s Patrice Louvet to Focus on Consumer Component of Turnaround

While the company is making progress on turning around the business, some observers think a nine-month lead time is still too long given the changing retail backdrop and shifts in consumer shopping patterns.

clock May 18, 2017Vicki M. Young

The Rhinelander Mansion houses Lauren's flagship.

Financial

Ralph Lauren Posts Q4 Loss, But Beats on EPS and Revenues

CFO Jane Nielsen said the company will continue work on the Way Forward Plan in Fiscal 2018 to bring demand back to the business.

clock May 18, 2017Vicki M. Young

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