Rosemary Feitelberg

ThredUp receives 14 million items of clothing annually.

Fashion Scoops

New York & Co., Tommy Hilfiger, Kate Hudson’s Fabletics Tops ThredUP’s ‘Purge Surge’ List

Members at ThredUp were eager to part with chambray items, which had a 763 percent purge increase, anything with glitter at 446 percent and maxidresses at 277 percent.

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Cormac Kinney

Technology

Flont Strives to Shake Up High-End Jewelry With Sharing Model, Software for Brands

Founder Cormac Kinney has been cited in more than 1,500 patents and has raised about $500 million in capital for various companies in his 25-year career.

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Prabal Gurung and Ashley Graham.

Fashion Features

Paying Attention at Last, Designers, Retailers Upgrade Plus-Size Offerings

Plus-size teens are a driving force in the category, accounting for 34 percent of the plus-size market in 2015 compared to 19 percent in 2012.

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People

U.N. Women for Peace Association Honors Dayle Haddon, Deborra-Lee Furness, More

The awards recognized women who have worked to better women’s lives globally.

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Fashion Scoops

The New School’s Parsons and Panasonic Team for Wearable Prototypes at SXSW

With a blizzard of events, parties, all-night gaming, talks, networking opportunities, festivals and performances running March 10 to 19, SXSW could be the prime time to try Sleepwise.

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Melania TrumpUS First Lady Melania Trump hosts a luncheon in honor of International Women's Day, Washington, USA - 08 Mar 2017

Fashion Scoops

First Lady Melania Trump Talks Gender Bias on International Women’s Day

“Together we will make a difference in the lives of many girls and empower them,” said the First Lady.

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The designer Halston.

People

Halston Retrospective to Debut at the Nassau County Museum of Art

Sketches of his uniforms for the U.S. Olympic team in 1976 and the Girl Scouts of America will be on view, but not the ones he envisioned for the New York Police Department, including pregnant police officers.

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A rendering of Naeem Khan's Miami facility that is scheduled to open in 2019.

Designer and Luxury

Naeem Khan Plans $30 Million Design Studio, School, Production Facility in Miami

The Miami design studio, offices, school and cultural center is expected to open on the Miami River in 2019.

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Dayle Haddon

Fashion Features

Dayle Haddon to Be Honored at U.N. Women for Peace Association Awards

WomenOne was started to help educate 65 million girls globally who are not attending school.

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Sarah Hendrickson hits the Nanasen Ski jump in Milan, NH USA on March 4, 2017.

Fashion Scoops

Red Bull-Sponsored Sarah Hendrickson Reopens and Closes Historic Ski Jump in Milan, N.H.

Thanks to Red Bull, Hendrickson, a former World champ and the first woman to jump in an Olympic skiing event, was the first person in 32 years to lift off from the Nansen Ski Jump.

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Kendra Scott

Fashion Scoops

Outstanding Mother Awards Luncheon to Honor Jane Hertzmark Hudis, Kate Oldham, Judy Schmeling and Kendra Scott

Proceeds of this year’s awards luncheon will support Save the Children’s U.S. programs, a nonprofit committed to helping children living in poverty.

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Long evening dress in ivory rayon crinkle crepe printed with surrealist design of gray shattered monument stones with black shadows and yellow ancient inscriptions of keys, insects, eyes, timepieces, words, arrows, birds; deep-V suplice bodice with cap sleeves, asymmetrical black draped capelet, flared train

Lifestyle

Hollywood Costume Designer Adrian’s Career to Be Explored at the Museum at FIT

During World War II, consumer-friendly designs by Adrian and others were sold in MGM cinema shops with major retailers like Macy’s.

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Patagonia staffers camped out in front of Fashion Institute of Technology's Student Center.

Fashion Scoops

Patagonia to Launch Worn Wear Web Site With Yerdle in April

In mid- to late-April, a Worn Wear web site will be launched for shoppers to learn how to receive gift certificates for future purchases by returning gently worn Patagonia garments.

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Lysa Lash designs furs that are meant to be easy to wear.

Fashion Scoops

Canadian Fur Designer Lysa Lash Going Extra Miles to Court Customers

Lysa Lash plans to host trunk shows in 15 markets including new and not particularly frigid ones like Miami and Dallas.

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Muhammad Ali

Fashion Scoops

Bombas Partners With Authentic Brands to Launch Muhammad Ali-Inspired Socks

Built on the policy that one pair of socks is donated to an underserved person for every pair purchased, Bombas has donated more than two million pairs of socks to date across the U.S.

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The Supreme Court building is seen in Washington. The Supreme Court, rejected an emergency appeal to stop Texas from enforcing its challenged voter ID law. But the court said it could revisit the issue as the November elections approachSupreme Court Voter ID Texas, Washington, USA

Business

Justices Refuse to Take Up $7B Swipe Fee Fight

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