The omnibus trade and tax bill passed by Congress last week is causing angst for apparel importers that are sourcing in Vietnam and Haiti and domestic textile manufacturers that feel threatened by expanded trade benefits for the developing countries.
Doo-Ri Chung has found her mentoring match. As winner of this year’s CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund award, the designer will receive a year’s worth of mentoring from an industry executive.
Trace, the magazine of “transcultural styles and ideas,” has marked 10 years since its launch, “back when Snoop still had the ‘Doggy’ and Diddy was still ‘Puffy,'” as it notes in its anniversary issue.
Van Cleef & Arpels last week reopened its flagship on the Place Vendome here, culminating a year of centenary celebrations for the Richemont-owned brand.
Speculation grew on Monday that Los Angeles apparel company American Apparel would be sold to Endeavor Acquisition Corp.
Models in Milan will need a license to walk the runway next season, if Italy’s Chamber of Fashion has anything to say about it.