Ellen Groves

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Retail

Asos Targets Millennials With 4,000 Styles a Week — Mermaid Blankets Included

Buyer Nikki Tattersall talks about riding the boho trend, the joy of travel and taking brands from the kitchen table to a global audience.

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Retail

Finding a ‘Brand with Buzz’ is Job No. 1 at Le Bon Marché

The French department store buyer talks about taking risks, sore feet and how she secretly hates cropped flare pants.

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Citadium

Ready To Wear

Who’s Next Traffic Down, but Japanese and American Buyers Return

The Paris apparel fair experimented new concepts, while streetwear ruled.

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Première Classe Bijorhca Paris

Accessory Trends

Paris Accessories Shows Seek New Paths to Growth

Trends at the Première Classe and Bijorhca trade shows included upcycling, customization and Made in France collections.

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Paris Men’s Trade Shows Fall 2017 John Sterner

Mens Fashion

Buyers Upbeat at Paris Men’s Trade Shows

Retailers praised the same high-low mix seen on the runways, with outerwear, pragmatism and conscious buying strong for fall.

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Première Classe and Andam exhibit: A bag by Amélie Pichard - Andam winner 2016

Ready To Wear

Première Classe Tuileries Promotes French Craftsmanship in Supersized Show Venue

Footfall at the accessories show held Sept. 29 to Oct. 2 declined four percent.

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A Shiseido outpost at Bloomingdale's.

Fragrance

Shiseido Plots Major Boost in Fragrance Market Share

The firm revamps its European operations to drive growth in the core fragrance category.

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Avoiding Parisian traffic on the Tranoi shuttleboat

Ready To Wear

Paris Trade Show Organizers Call for Action to Get Buyers Back to Paris

Shirting, ruffles and embellishment dominated the Paris trade shows, while organizers urged the city of Paris to support fashion.

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"Dessous Dessus, Upside Down" features set and costume designlong-reigning queen of Parisian lingerie Chantal Thomass.

Fashion Scoops

Chantal Thomass Turns Crazy Horse ‘Upside Down’

The lingerie designer gave a preview of her upcoming cheeky show the legendary Paris cabaret.

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Textiles

The Sourcing Connection Spotlights Responsible Manufacturing

Première Vision offshoot partnered with Bureau Veritas for second edition.

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Fashion Features

Retailers Hunt for New Brands at Paris Trade Shows

Buyers attending Tranoï, Capsule and Woman here from March 4-7 encountered a multitude of trends.

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Retro sporty knitwear at Knitss

Ready To Wear

Buyers Play It Safe at Who’s Next

Price points at the Paris trade show’s recent edition were top on many a buyer’s agenda, with budgets largely flat on-season and ambitions measured.

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Mens Retail Business

Men’s Buyers Seek Out Military, Oversize at Paris Trade Shows

These were the key directions at Capsule Man, Man and Tranoï Homme & Preview, which ended here last week.

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Lug Von Siga at Tranoi

Ready To Wear

Spending Budgets Rise at Tranoï and Capsule

The attendee count was up 4 percent in October versus the March session.

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Caroline Vreeland Swarvoski Anniversary Party Paris Fashion Week

Parties

Swarovski Celebrates 120 Years of Crystal-making

The house held a party Wednesday night in Paris.

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