Business

Hearst's Top Beauty Editors Chat Up Alexa With New Beauty Skill

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Sexual Abuse in Modeling: The Outcry Grows

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Tommy Hilfiger Launches Adaptive Apparel for Adults

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A video still from the Sari Series.

Textiles

Styling the Sari: New Anthology Broadens Sartorial Reach of Indian Garment

A non-profit project unravels the more than 80 ways to drape the sari and how to adapt it to the modern age.

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Luxury handbags on display in Beijing. Around 8 percent of Chinese luxury purchases are made online.

Retail

JD.com Debuts Luxury Brand Platform, Toplife

The high-end play is a direct, full-priced platform for China’s affluent shoppers.

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Shanghai, China

Lifestyle

Insider’s Guide to Shanghai

All the best hot spots to check out during Shanghai Fashion Week.

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Yoyo Cao in head-to-toe Gucci, for her Matchesfashion.com collaboration.

People

Influence Peddler: Yoyo Cao Is Fashioning a New ‘Singapore Girl’

The realm of Yoyo keeps expanding — with her blog Kulala on the hunt for a team of writers and videographers.

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Fashion Scoops

“In Praise of Silk” Exhibit Opens at Hong Kong Design Institute

A joint project with the China National Silk Museum, it displays the use of the material throughout the centuries in China.

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Jewelry

De Grisogono Readies Auction of 164-Carat Diamond

Bidding starts at $30 million, with founder Fawaz Gruosi eyeing $40 million or more.

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All of China has Oct. 1 to 8 off this year as Golden Week celebrations combine with the mid-Autumn festival.

Retail

Bullish Forecasts for China’s Extra-Long Golden Week

This year is looking up in part to it coinciding with the Mid-Autumn Festival, extending the holiday by a day.

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The frayed denim look from Just Black Denim.

Retail

What’s Hot in Denim: Retailers Weigh In

Denim is back in a big way — and not just for jeans. Jackets, shorts and more are all selling, retailers say.

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Retail

Alibaba Denies Pressuring 44 Brands to Leave JD.com

Reports have resurfaced that Alibaba is forcing brands to choose between JD.com and Tmall.

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Retail

Yat Fu Lane Offers Rare Boutique Retail Space in Hong Kong

The District 15 development is a change of pace from the city’s usual mallfronts.

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Fashion Scoops

Hermès Turns Things Upside Down in Hong Kong

The night included countless games, a performance from indie band Camp Claude, and soccer freestyling tricks from Iya Traoré.

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Financial

Esprit Forecasts ‘Modest’ Top-line Decline for Coming Year

The year ended June 30 profited $8.59 million but store closures and cost-cutting continues for the group.

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Lotte Duty Free stores at Incheon International Airport.

Retail

Lotte Shopping Shares Rise 9 Percent on Sale of China Stores

THAAD tensions force South Korea’s largest conglomerate to sell off stores and ask for lower duty-free airport rents.

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Retail

JD.com and Thailand’s Central Group Form $500m Partnership

Thailand “e-commerce is ready to explode,” Central Group ceo Tos Chirathivat said.

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The grand opening of the Buly 1803 store in Hong Kong, located at 20 Wyndham Street in Central.

Fashion Scoops

Buly 1803 Opens Eighth Boutique, in Hong Kong

The brand has inaugurated three stores this summer, including in Paris and Tokyo.

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