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Frédéric Fekkai Unveils New Beauty Brand Called Bastide

The serial entrepreneur's new beauty brand is based around the lifestyle and artisans of Provence.

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Fashion

Riccardo Tisci Delivers Givenchy Collection for Babies, Kids

The debut collection for fall 2017 retailing will be produced and distributed by CWF.

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Business

Italy's Fashion World Stands Behind Renzi Ahead of Referendum

Uncertainty looms as Italian citizens gear up for a referendum on Dec. 4 to vote on a change in the country’s constitution.

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Clash of the Titans: Turf War Brewing As Polo Battles Jones

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Overview

With the battle between Polo and Jones Apparel heating, there's speculation about the fate of the Lauren by Ralph Lauren shops in department stores.

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Financial

Losses Mounting at Delia’s

Less than a month after it said it lost $12.4 million in the fourth quarter and $19 million for the year, Delia’s said its first-quarter net loss hit $7.3 million.

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In “Garmento,” designer Poncho Ramirez (Juan Carlos Hernandez) plots his brand’s comeback with his partner Franca Fortuna (Saundra Santiago).

Fashion Features

‘Garmento’ Hits Big (and Small?) Screen

NEW YORK — Is Seventh Avenue scandalous enough to warrant an HBO dramatic series based on its shady exploits?

Michele Maher thinks so. The director, producer and writer of the film “Garmento,” which opens Friday in New York,…

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Here, her tucked silk chiffon dress with peekaboo details.

Fashion Features

Sheer Delight

NEW YORK — Donna Karan knows how to handle a delicate situation. For resort, she’s cutting out quite a few airy and finespun silhouettes, and the results are soft and sexy. Here, her tucked silk chiffon dress with peekaboo details. For…

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Fashion Features

Clash of the Titans: Turf War Brewing As Polo Battles Jones

With the battle between Polo and Jones Apparel heating, there’s speculation about the fate of the Lauren by Ralph Lauren shops in department stores.

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Fashion Features

In Brief

THAT’S ENTERTAINMENT: Avon says its new brand, Mark, will enable young women to be the chief executives of their own companies, but the beauty giant wants the experience to be fun. On Wednesday, Avon announced a deal with talent firm Creative…

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Fashion Features

Correction

The Designers & Agents (Spring 2004), Aoyama Bell Commons, 2-14-6 Kita Aoyama — Minato-ku, Tokyo, will be held Oct. 15-17. The show dates were incorrect in the International Trade Show calendar, Section II, page 21, on May 28. The contact…

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Burt and Rita Tansky, with granddaughter Emily Weiss.

Fashion Features

The Tansky Factor

The shaky economy and inclement weather kept the luxury customer away, as Neiman Marcus Group reported lower earnings in its third quarter.

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Financial

NMG Earnings Drop 12.4%

The shaky economy and inclement weather kept the luxury customer away, as Neiman Marcus Group reported lower earnings in its third quarter.

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Fashion Features

Bloomingdale’s Delays SoHo Opening

NEW YORK — Bloomingdale’s has postponed the opening of its SoHo store until February. When the SoHo store was announced in October, the company said it would open this November.

Michael Gould, Bloomingdale’s chairman and chief…

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Fashion Features

Kellwood Licensing Appoints VP

NEW YORK — Kellwood Co. on Wednesday said it has named Laura Capponi-Huffman to the new post of vice president of Kellwood Licensing.

This move comes while the St. Louis-based company is aggressively pursuing new licensed brands. Last…

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Fashion Features

Fashion Scoops: At First Blush … Rai of Light … Crazy in Versace …

AT FIRST BLUSH: Could Jean Paul Gaultier, the French designer who put men in skirts, now be sending them to the makeup counter? Rumor has it that Beauté Prestige International, his beauty licensee, is about to launch color cosmetics for men under…

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Michele Hicks in Prada

People

In the Bag

The Tate takes on photos.

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At the Tate Modern &#8220Cruel and Tender&#8221 photographers Clockwise from top left Paul Graham Fazal Sheikh Martin Parr Rineke Dijkstra  Michael Schmidt Stephen Shore and Andreas Gursky

People

Freeze Frame

Kate and Andy Spade celebrate the big 1-0.

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Devon Aoki in Roberto Cavalli.

People

Eye Scoop: Fast Women

A feminine fashion moment for “2 Fast 2 Furious.”

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As head of New York City&#8217s Office of Strategic Planning Caroline Kennedy Schlossberg is courting corporate sponsors

Fashion Features

Brands on a Kiddie Crusade

Endorsement deals with increasingly younger athletes that haven’t played pro ball yet have left some wondering where sports marketing is headed.

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Fashion Features

Sidelines

REEBOK’S GROUPIES: Reebok International and Foot Locker are cosponsoring the “Rock the Mic” tour, a hip-hop bonanza expected to stop in 35 cities in the U.S. and Canada this summer. Jay-Z, 50 Cent and Fabolous will be headliners,…

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Here she&#8217s photographed in Nashville&#8217s Tootsie&#8217s Orchid Lounge wearing Custo Barcelona&#8217s wool blend top and AG Jeans&#8217 cotton and Lycra spandex jeans

Fashion Features

The Country Girl

NASHVILLE — She’s a little bit country, but a little bit rock ’n’ roll, too. And that’s exactly why Jessica Andrews is creating buzz in the music biz. With her latest album, “Now,” making inroads into the pop…

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Shot at Ernest Tubb Record Shop, she’s in Levi’s cotton T-Shirt and Jill Stuart Jeans’ cotton and spandex jeans. Chan Lu necklace; Wendy Tabb ring; Billy Kirk cuff, all at Fragments.

Fashion Features

It’s Now Or Never

NEW YORK — She may still be a teenager, but Jessica Andrews is no novice.

The Nashville-based singer is looking to buy a house, has a serious boyfriend and has three country album releases under her low-slung belt. Her latest album,…

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Fashion Features

Surf’s Up

With professional surfer girls on billboards, TVscreens and in magazines, the Los Angeles surf scene is hotter than it’s ever been.

Culture Shock

She’s everywhere, smiling down from billboards and out from TV screens; featured in…

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Fashion Features

Sounds of Summer

Radio’s Z100 filled Giants Stadium for its annual summer music festival.

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — It wasn’t even 70 degrees at Giants Stadium on Sunday, but in this area, Zootopia means the start of summer.

Mariah Carey,…

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Christina Applegate is this year&#8217s celebrity spokeswoman for Lee National Denim Day

Fashion Features

Denim Dish

Lee Denim Day Taps Applegate

Lee Jeans has signed actress Christina Applegate as the celebrity spokeswoman for this year’s National Denim Day event, which raises money for research into a cure for breast cancer. Applegate, best known for…

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Fashion Features

Terminal Cases

The 10 U.S. airports with the highest retail volume, excluding duty-free shops.

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Fashion Features

Airport Retail Hoping for Takeoff

NEW YORK — A decade ago, Pittsburgh Airport had the foresight to see beyond bad coffee and newsstands to launch the mall-within-the-terminal model. The airport attracted national chains such as Gap, Nine West and Clinique, and gave captive…

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A pre-indictment Martha Stewart

Fashion Features

Martha Stewart Hit With Criminal, Civil Charges

Martha Stewart was indicted Wednesday on criminal and civil charges filed by the U.S. attorney’s office and the Securities and Exchange Commission.

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