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Inside Bottega Veneta's 50th Anniversary Show

Tomas Maier eschewed trends in favor of a design ethos of “private luxury” for a collection that was effortlessly sophisticated.

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Fashion

Ghesquière ‘Dives Deep’ Into Louis Vuitton

Designer and Michael Burke reflect on progress, next steps in creative retooling of luxury megabrand.

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Retail

Five Left Dead in Shooting at Macy’s in Washington State

The shooter, thought to be a lone gunman, opened fire on Friday night.

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To Hype or Not to Hype: Designer Divide Grows Over Role of N.Y. Shows

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Overview

Circus or salon — which does the fashion industry want?

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Scene

Lots to do and see in London.

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Fashion Features

Alternate Route

An increasing number of London designers are cautious about jumping on the big-bucks bandwagon.

clock September 11, 2007Samantha Conti

Fashion Features

Show Calendar

Following is the schedule of ready-to-wear shows for London Fashion Week, Sept. 14-20. Information is accurate as of press time but attendees are encouraged to confirm times and locations.

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Fashion Features

A Peacock’s Path

Matthew Williamson marks 10 years in business.

clock September 11, 2007Samantha Conti

Fashion Features

Backstage Banter

Cramped quarters, buzzing hair dryers, frazzled designers, harried journalists, stressed public relations agents and models in various states of undress hardly translate to a glamorous scene backstage.

clock September 11, 2007Brid Costello

Fashion Features

Off the Runway

The Exhibition @ London Fashion Week, running Sept. 16 to 19, will showcase a mix of established designers and fresh-faced start-ups. Take six-month-old T-shirt brand Bluebretzal, for example, which will share the floor with millenary maestro Stephen…

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Fashion Features

It’s a Man’s World

Lulu Kennedy is the force behind Fashion East and Man, shows dedicated to featuring and supporting new British fashion design talent.

clock September 11, 2007Lucie Greene

Fashion Features

Ones to Watch

A few emerging designers on London’s fashion front.

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Beauty Features

Beauty Beat: Z Zegna Extreme: A Fashionable Fragrance

Fashion and fragrance went hand in hand at the Z Zegna spring men’s show here Sunday evening, where the fashion house unveiled a limited edition version of its Z Zegna men’s scent, called Z Zegna Extreme.

clock September 11, 2007Matthew W. Evans

Financial

Lululemon Sees Sales, Net Rise

In its first earnings report as a public company, Lululemon Athletica Inc. said Monday that income more than doubled.

clock September 11, 2007Whitney Beckett

Fashion Features

Scene

A look at places to go, eat and stay during Premiere Vision and Texworld.

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Fashion Features

Lace Firms Run the Trend Gamut

Lace manufacturers are ready to unveil a cornucopia of styles for the latest session of Premiere Vision, ranging from all-natural to experimental designs.

clock September 11, 2007Katya Foreman

Beauty Features

Clare Cain, 73

Funeral services will be held this morning for Clare Cain, a retired Elizabeth Arden Inc. executive who developed Elizabeth Taylor’s landmark White Diamonds…

clock September 11, 2007Pete Born

Retail Features

Texworld Expanding in Apparel Arena

Texworld will mark its 10th anniversary during the edition of the fabric fair slated to convene Sept. 17 to 20 at Le Bourget here.

clock September 11, 2007Katya Foreman

Financial

PV Rolls Out Creative Carpet

Premiere Vision continues to put the accent on quality and innovative designs in order to lure international buyers to its latest edition this month.

clock September 11, 2007Emilie Marsh

Financial

Trend Forecast: It’s in the Mix

Unusual mixes of synthetic and high-tech fibers with natural fibers, such as climatic and stain-resistant polyester fibers with wool, cotton and linen, are the key trends to watch at Première Vision, said fashion director Pascaline Wilhelm.

clock September 11, 2007Katya Foreman

Fashion Features

Designers Make a Shopping List

Where better to sniff out clues about next fall’s collections than at their starting points?

clock September 11, 2007Katya Foreman

Memo Pad

Memo Pad: First Look… Dashing Words… Signing On…

Though People was the only weekly to put Halle Berry on its cover after the Academy Award-winning star revealed last week that she’s pregnant.

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Financial

Iconix, Burberry Resolve Dispute

Burberry Group plc and Iconix Brand Group said Monday that they amicably resolved pending litigation. No details of the settlement were disclosed.

clock September 11, 2007Liza Casabona

Financial

Sears Holdings Names Reidy CFO

Sears Holdings Corp. said Monday that J. Miles Reidy will take the company’s chief financial officer post starting in October — ending a nine-month search.

clock September 11, 2007Erica Owen

Fashion Features

In Brief: Blacks and Fashion… Green Thumb…

Industry veteran Bethann Hardison will be moderating an open discussion Friday called “The Lack of the Black Image in Fashion Today.”

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People

Familiar Faces

“Wait — you’re Lily Cole, you’re Roxanne Lowitt and you’re from Duran Duran. What’s going on here?”

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Fashion Features

Chop Shop

Front-row fixtures are taking the weight off for fall. Anne Grauso, Renee Rockefeller and Delphine Krakoff each swanned into Carolina Herrera’s Monday morning show with freshly shorn locks.

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People

Eye Scoop

Jamee Gregory’s beach weekend isn’t all that has her glowing.

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Beauty Features

Body Shop Founder Anita Roddick, 64

Dame Anita Roddick, founder of The Body Shop, died Monday after suffering a brain hemorrhage. She was 64.

clock September 11, 2007Brid Costello

Fashion Features

Biba’s Hulanicki Reflects on the Swinging Sixties

Barbara Hulanicki and her husband, Stephen Fitz-Simon, created one of London’s hottest labels in the Sixties — Biba — and their store on Kensington High Street became a hangout for the hip.

clock September 11, 2007Marc Karimzadeh

Financial

G-III Narrows Loss, Raises Guidance

G-III Apparel Group Ltd. on Monday narrowed its second-quarter loss from a year ago as the company’s sales jumped 21.5 percent.

clock September 11, 2007Vicki M. Young

Fashion Features

Future of Janet Brown Boutique in Limbo

For 24 years, the late Janet Brown catered to the ultrachic and wealthy women of Nassau County on Long Island and beyond with her namesake designer boutique in a nondescript building on Carlton Avenue in sleepy Port Washington, N.Y

clock September 11, 2007Lisa Lockwood

Fashion Features

To Hype or Not to Hype: Designer Divide Grows Over Role of N.Y. Shows

Circus or salon — which does the fashion industry want?

clock September 11, 2007Rosemary Feitelberg and Marc Karimzadeh

Fashion Scoops

Fashion Scoops: Vigilante Justice… Oscar’s Aces… Brit Brigade…

Don’t mess with Anna Sui. As her many fans and friends know, the designer is one tough chick, and she proved it at her show Monday by taking the law into her own hands.

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