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Bloomingdale?s SoHo: Downtown Store Aims For Contemporary Beat

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Bloomingdale?s is readying its SoHo store with a contemporary, young designer and bridge slant, tailoring the unit to the neighborhood.

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High Contrast – Chanel

The recent reign of fabulousness continues chez Chanel.

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Hollywood Dazzle and Bohemian Charm – Atelier Versace and Christian Lacroix

A dazzling Versace show and a bohemian Christian Lacroix were highlights as the couture season rolled on.

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Christina Aguilera and Donatella Versace at the Versace party.

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Fashion Scoops: Eye Catchers…Night Lite…Needle In A Haystack…

EYE CATCHERS: Pop princess Christina Aguilera sure knows how to cause a ruckus. And that’s exactly what she did at Versace Monday night as she strut the runway to her seat, setting off one of the biggest paparazzi crushes of the…

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Trash Couture (Couture Review)

Trash Couture: Since launching Trash Couture two years ago, designers Roberto Henrichsen and Ann Wiberg have built a cult following among socialites and party girls who love their one-of-a-kind, baroque fantasy gowns. This season they broadened…

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Georgina Brandolini (Couture Review)

Georgina Brandolini: Having spent 20 years at Valentino’s side, Georgina Brandolini certainly picked up a thing or two about dressing with polish. The smart new cashmere and silk knits Brandolini presented this week, as part of the small…

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A Black-and-White Issue

PARIS — Karl Lagerfeld continued his winning streak this season with a stunning Chanel spring couture collection, which blended embellishment with restraint and relied largely on a black-and-white palette. And the dualities didn’t end…

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A computer rendering of the Bloomingdale’s facade in SoHo.

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Bloomingdale’s SoHo: Downtown Store Aims For Contemporary Beat

Bloomingdale’s is readying its SoHo store with a contemporary, young designer and bridge slant, tailoring the unit to the neighborhood.

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Looking for the Post-Iowa Bump

Sen. John Kerry’s surprise victory in the Iowa caucuses has pundits and the fashion industry rethinking the race.

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Burlington Taps Executive Trio

NEW YORK — In his first major round of appointments since becoming Burlington Industries’ president and chief executive officer in November, Joseph Gorga on Tuesday tapped three top-level officials.

Ken Kunenberger is now president…

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Pineider to Liquidate

MILAN — Pineider, the Florentine stationery maker favored by the likes of Anna Wintour and other style mavens, is about to be liquidated, ending its history of more than 200 years.

A Pineider spokeswoman confirmed that the investment group…

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Beauty Beat: LVMH Sells Majority Stake in BlissWorld

Starwood Hotels and Resorts bought a majority stake in BlissWorld…Riviera Concepts signed a fragrance license with Cynthia Rowley.

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Correction

The following showroom attributions were incorrect in the January Atlanta regional issue published on Jan. 14, on pages 38 to 41: Lafayette 148 is at Castles & Cobb; Teri Jon is at The New York Group; Demitrios, Shani, Kir and Gilar are at Michelle…

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Clarification

In addition to working in conjunction with Gap public relations, based in San Francisco, KCD will work with Gap’s fashion press office in New York, headed by Sean Krebs, senior manager of p.r. The New York office was omitted in a story on page…

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A cotton stretch top from JSong International’s Way line.

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Signs of Brighter Days at Trade Shows

NEW YORK — Buyers were feeling better about business at a trio of trade shows here last week, where they shopped for fall merchandise, filled in holes in their spring and summer inventories and continued the stampede toward bright colors….

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Mervyn’s Remains Struggle for Target

NEW YORK — While Target Corp. continues to stand behind its Mervyn’s moderate department store division, Wall Street has questioned the wisdom of retaining a business whose deteriorating operating results are increasingly pressuring the…

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A look from the new Amused line.

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In The Middle: Marketing Nautica…Stretching Out

MARKETING NAUTICA: Chris Fuentes is taking on the mantle of vice president of marketing for Nautica, a division of VF Corp. and part of the firm’s sportswear coalition.

Most recently, Fuentes, who has been with VF since 1994, was…

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Riviera Concepts, Cynthia Rowley Sign Scent Deal

NEW YORK — Riviera Concepts Inc. said Tuesday that it has signed a long-term fragrance licensing deal with Cynthia Rowley in a bid to build up its portfolio of designer brands.

The Canadian company has already amassed a collection of…

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An Avita top.

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Summer Off to a Sizzling Start in L.A.

LOS ANGELES — No complaints.

In fact, nary a peep of negativity was heard from most buyers and sales reps regarding business at the summer market that wrapped up here Tuesday. As retailers came off holiday shopping seasons that at worst…

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In Brief: Better Outlook…Polyester Price Hikes…Amerex Takes To The Street

  • BETTER OUTLOOK: Standard & Poor’s Ratings Services revised its outlook on Neiman Marcus Group Inc. to stable from negative and affirmed the company’s credit ratings Tuesday. S&P said the stable outlook reflects…

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West World: In The Swim…Cherokee Nation…Memorial Scholarship

IN THE SWIM: On Saturday, the designer of Holmes swimwear, Susan Holmes McKagan, made her debut at the California Market Center, where she is the newest addition to the Christina Angarola showroom. At a sit-down lunch and summer fashion show…

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Pros and Cons of U.S. Trade Role Cited

GENEVA — The world trading community on Friday lauded the role of the U.S. as the world’s largest importer and main engine of growth, but also voiced concerns over its high tariffs in selected sectors such as textiles and clothing, and…

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Giselle and Leo’s camera snafu…Nicole Kidman goes home for some TLC…Ewan McGregor’s bike tour…Diamond wishes…Loving Savannah.

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