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Elf Cosmetics Files for IPO

The mass-market beauty company had $96.8 million in sales for the first half of 2016.

clock August 26, 2016Allison Collins

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Burkini Ban Rejected by French High Court

Rights groups applaud the decision as a victory for individual and religious freedom.

clock August 26, 2016Miles Socha

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Stash SJP Brings Edge to Celeb Scent Game

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clock August 26, 2016Rachel Strugatz

3rd Time’s No Charm: Drop in 1st Qtr. Sales Dims Levi’s Recovery

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Overview

Levi's trip on the road to recovery hit a nasty pothole in the first quarter, but the Wal-Mart steamroller is coming soon to smooth the way.

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Tweedy High

PARIS — Shabby gentility was the theme of Junya Watanabe’s winning fall collection, and few materials take to that notion quite as well as tweed. He did heavy wool dresses in houndstooth, herringbone or plaid, all delicately frayed at the…

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Fashion Features

3rd Time’s No Charm: Drop in 1st Qtr. Sales Dims Levi’s Recovery

Levi’s trip on the road to recovery hit a nasty pothole in the first quarter, but the Wal-Mart steamroller is coming soon to smooth the way.

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Financial

Consumers’ Confidence Sinks Lower

Unlike its much larger predecessor in February, the drop in consumer confidence in March – the fourth straight fall – was hardly a surprise.

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Fashion Features

In Brief

PARSONS CHOOSES CHARRON: Parsons School of Design will honor Paul Charron, chairman and chief executive officer of Liz Claiborne Inc., at its 55th annual benefit and fashion show May 1 at the Marriott Marquis-Times Square in New York. The fashion show…

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Fashion Features

Clarification

Julianne Moore wore a Tom Ford for Yves Saint Laurent Rive Gauche dress to the Academy Awards. The credit information was not fully stated in Tuesday’s WWD, page 5.

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Fashion Features

Angela Cummings to Close Firm

NEW YORK — Angela Cummings is ready to turn the page — and her new chapter will take place away from jewelry and retail.

“We are permanently closing Angela Cummings Inc., which was founded in 1984,” Michele Ateyeh, president and…

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Fashion Features

Fashion Scoops: Cardona In, Francer Out? … Shopping Sprewell … Mystery Man …

CARDONA IN, FRANCER OUT?: Cerruti and David Cardona are close to a deal that would bring on board the Los Angeles-based designer to oversee the collection and the 1881 diffusion line, a move that could in essence bump out Istvan Francer after only two…

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Fashion Features

Senate Halves Bush Tax Cut, Citing Fears Over War Costs

The GOP-controlled Senate dealt President Bush and business a setback by cutting more than half the White House’s proposed $726 billion tax cut.

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Fashion Features

Going Zen on Seventh Avenue

Designer Way Zen likes to infuse her study of Zen into her J. Song collection of suits and separates.

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Fashion Features

Jones Kicks Off Work/Life

NEW YORK — In an effort to reach out to their consumers, Jones New York is kicking off its “Work/Life Speaker Series” today at Merrill Lynch’s offices here.

The informational event will feature keynote speaker Allison Pearson,…

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Fashion Features

Triangle Fire Location Made NYC Landmark

NEW YORK — The New York City Landmarks Preservation Commission on Tuesday designated the site of the 1911 Triangle Shirtwaist factory fire an official city landmark in a ceremony attended by Mayor Michael Bloomberg.

The fire took place 92…

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Fashion Features

In The Middle

TOMMY HILFIGER’S NEW EYEWEAR: Tommy Hilfiger’s licensing division has announced a new multiyear global licensing agreement with Viva International Group for the exclusive manufacture and distribution of sunglass and eyeglass products. The…

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Fashion Features

Designing From a Man’s World

Men’s wear designer Victoria Grantham looks for inspiration for her first women’s collection in good old American sportswear.

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Fashion Features

L.A. Fashion Week: On With the Show

With showtime for Los Angeles’ expanded Fashion Week just days away, the industry is wondering about possible effects of the war.

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Fashion Features

Obituary: Stanley Hirsh, Manufacturer

LOS ANGELES — Stanley Hirsh, a garment manufacturer, real estate mogul and longtime philanthropist here, died Saturday at his Studio City home after suffering from a brain tumor for a year-and-a-half. He was 76.

Hirsh amassed a portfolio…

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GQ Stays Inside, Taps Nelson

NEW YORK — The likelihood of turning GQ into a beer and babes (or muscle and fitness) title seemed to diminish Tuesday with the announcement that the magazine’s co-executive editor Jim Nelson has been named its new editor in chief….

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People

Suzy

Sweden’s crown princess travels…Celebrating with the French…Russell Crowe diets…Zara Phillips makes up…Gisele Bündchen sings.

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