Business

Gucci Denies Ex-Employee's Allegations of Sexual Harassment

clock December 8, 2017Kali Hays

Fashion

CEO Talks: Donna Carpenter of Burton Snowboards

clock December 8, 2017Jean E. Palmieri

Business

Vince Makes Progress in Turnaround Bid

clock December 7, 2017David Moin

Beth Wilson

The logo for Maria Pinto's new line.

Fashion Scoops

Maria Pinto Kicks Off a Comeback

The Chicago designer is looking to raise $250,000 in 45 days on Kickstarter to help launch a new line called M2057 by Maria Pinto.

clock September 10, 2013Beth Wilson

Loft store on Michigan Avenue in Chicago.

Fashion Scoops

Loft Dedicates Floor to Petites at New Chicago Store

The 6,300-square-foot location at 670 N. Michigan Avenue opens next week.

clock May 28, 2013Beth Wilson

A look from Andrew Gn’s fall '13 handbag collection.

Fashion Scoops

Andrew Gn Debuting Handbags With Semi-Precious Stones

The fall collection will be available at Bergdorf Goodman and Neapolitan in Winnetka, Illinois.

clock May 28, 2013Beth Wilson

Fashion Scoops

Fashion Outlets of Chicago Reveals Anchor Stores

The 530,000-square-foot mall, opening this summer, will feature Bloomingdale’s The Outlet Store, Last Call by Neiman Marcus and Saks Fifth Avenue Off 5th.

clock May 16, 2013Beth Wilson

A view of Burberry's Chicago flagship.

Fashion Scoops

Burberry Takes Chicago by Storm

A fake rain shower celebrated the recent opening of its five-story flagship along Michigan Avenue.

clock December 10, 2012Beth Wilson

A view of the Burberry flagship in Chicago.

Designer and Luxury

Burberry Goes Big in Chicago

The brand more than doubled its presence on Michigan Avenue, opening a five-story flagship.

clock November 13, 2012Beth Wilson

On the grounds of Lollapalooza in Chicago.

Street Style

They Are Wearing: Lollapalooza

It’s been 21 years since Perry Farrell founded Lollapalooza, and the sartorial scene at the most recent festival has come full circle.

clock August 8, 2012Beth Wilson

Fashion Scoops

Cynthia Rowley Honored With Legend of Fashion Award

Designer returned to her alma mater, the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, to receive the honor.

clock May 6, 2012Beth Wilson

Retail

Midwest Retailers Buoyed by Holiday Sales

At the Stylemax market, which ran Jan. 28 to 30 in Chicago, retailers generally shopped with less restraint.

clock February 12, 2012Beth Wilson

Fashion Scoops

Cynthia Rowley, Bill Powers to Be Honored

The Chicago School of the Art Institute is giving the power couple its Legend of Fashion Award this April.

clock February 8, 2012Beth Wilson

DL1961 Booth

Markets

Stylemax Buyers Look for Some Spring Pop

Chicago show sees strong ordering.

clock November 4, 2011Beth Wilson

A view of the Topshop store in Chicago.

Retail

Topshop Blows Into Chicago

The fast-fashion British retailer took its sweet time to unveil its second and largest U.S. flagship.

clock September 8, 2011Beth Wilson

Shopping at the Darling booth.

Markets

Stylemax Buyers Get Social

Retailers take to Facebook marketing and buy social occasion dresses.

clock August 19, 2011Beth Wilson

Retail

Mark Shale CEO Scott Baskin to Retire

The Chicago men’s and women’s retailer is undergoing a rebranding effort.

clock July 14, 2011Beth Wilson

Ready To Wear

Chicago Mart Owner Sees Management Change

Christopher Kennedy, son of the late Robert Kennedy, said he will step down as president of MMPI, which owns Chicago’s sprawling Merchandise Mart.

clock July 11, 2011Beth Wilson

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