Beauty

Angelina Jolie Fronts Guerlain's Most Lavish Launch

Jolie has known the brand since childhood, as her mother used its iris-and-violet-scented powder.

clock 7hJennifer Weil

Fashion

Clash of the Titans: Karl and Meryl

The versions of the "canceled dress" story told by Meryl Streep's publicist and by Karl Lagerfeld are both believable — and consistent.

clock 24hBridget Foley

Fashion

Giorgio Armani to Restructure Brands

The designer will cease the Armani Collezioni and Armani Jeans brands.

clock 24hLuisa Zargani

Buyers Boost Budgets, Praise Milan

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Overview

In a season of anniversaries, Italian men’s wear designers continued to reference their archives while simultaneously moving fashion forward.SEE LIST AT LEFT FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

From This Issue

Government and Trade

U.S.-Brazil Cotton Deal Shaded With Doubt

Analysts were skeptical Congress will ultimately eliminate cotton subsidies, which were deemed illegal by the World Trade Organization.

clock June 21, 2010Kristi Ellis

Marc Jacobs Men's RTW Spring 2011.

Fashion Show Reviews

Marc Jacobs Men’s RTW Spring 2011

The downtown kid of yesteryear has fully matured into a refined man in elegant, not boyish, proportions.

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Maggie Gyllenhaal and Peter Sarsgaard

People

Dinner with Alice Waters

Chef Alice Waters’ dinner to raise money for Edible Schoolyard took place at Lela Rose’s Tribeca pad.

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Bally

Leather Goods

Men’s Spring 2011 Accessories: Milan

World Cup fever and men’s fashion week in Milan collided, producing a plethora sneakers, a big trend for next spring.

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A style from The Furies.

Denim

L.A. Buyers Seek Novelty at Contemporary Market

Buyers from Macy’s, Nordstrom, Holt Renfrew, American Rag, and Amazon.com look for upbeat trends and fanciful details.

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Cynthia Rowley’s new store in Montauk.

Designer and Luxury

Cynthia Rowley Hits the Beach

Designer Cynthia Rowley’s Montauk boutique looks more like a bungalow.

clock June 23, 2010Rosemary Feitelberg

Markets

Buyers Provide Lift in Dallas

Retailers in Louisiana concerned about the impact of the BP Gulf oil spill.

clock June 23, 2010Holly Haber

Financial

Walgreen 3rd-Qtr. Profits Down 11.3%

The loss of a tax benefit and costs associated with its Duane Reade purchase hurt earnings.

clock June 24, 2010Matthew W. Evans

Zales

Financial

Retail Stocks Fall 2% Tuesday

S&P Retail Index drops amid widespread selling in equities.

clock June 23, 2010Evan Clark and Nina Jones and Arnold J. Karr

Business Features

Study: China Top Market for Retail Development

In A.T. Kearney’s survey, China, third in the 2009 study, leapfrogged over India, which fell to third from first.

clock June 23, 2010Arnold J. Karr

Retail

Macys.com Names Kantor

Jeff Kantor will become president of merchandising at macys.com, effective Aug. 1.

clock June 23, 2010David Moin

Catherine Meyer

Fashion Scoops

Ferlisi Heads to McQ… Tattoo You… Solomon Honored…

The house of Alexander McQueen has tapped another key talent.

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Ricky Martin

Fashion Scoops

Ricky Martin Sits Front Row at Giorgio Armani

Could Ricky Martin be in Milan to outfit his upcoming tour?

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Clive Owen

Fashion Scoops

Clive Owen Promotes Bulgari Scent in Milan

Clive Owen breezed into Milan Tuesday for his new role as the face of Bulgari’s men’s scent, dubbed Bulgari Man.

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Michael Nyman

Fashion Scoops

Zegna’s Music Man

Amid the spectacle that was Ermenegildo Zegna’s 100th anniversary bash, composer Michael Nyman’s piano performance stood out as a treat.

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Dolce & Gabbana Men's RTW Spring 2011

Retail

Buyers Note Color, Wearability at Milan Shows

For retailers, standout collections included Bottega Veneta, Burberry Prorsum, and Prada.

clock June 23, 2010Luisa Zargani and Emilie Marsh and Jean Scheidnes

Mariah Carey

Fragrance

Mariah Carey in Fragrance Deal with Topps

Mariah Carey to launch a trio of scents this summer under the Lollipop Bling moniker.

clock June 23, 2010Julie Naughton

Beauty Features

Lauder Ex-Counsel Saul Magram Dies

Saul H. Magram helped transition the cosmetics firm into a public company.

clock June 23, 2010Pete Born

The brand plans to open five Boss by Hugo Boss doors this year.

Designer and Luxury

Hugo Boss Growing U.S. Retail Networks

Strong U.S. revenues have prompted Hugo Boss AG to bolster its retail and wholesale networks stateside.

clock June 23, 2010Brenner Thomas

Gourmet Live

Media

Memo Pad: Townsend Unveils Gourmet Live… Nudity Loves Company…

More than eight months after Condé Nast shuttered Gourmet, the company revealed plans Tuesday to revive the revered food magazine as a digital app.

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Sir Paul Smith

Fashion Scoops

Sir Paul Smith Keeps It Real

“I was inspired by my time working with Led Zeppelin when I first started my career,” said Sir Paul Smith of his latest men’s collection.

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Financial

Daily Stock Wrap: June 22, 2010

The day’s top gainers and losers.

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Essentialist

Today's Must Read

Christian Louboutin

Fashion

Louboutin & the Law: Switzerland Turns Down Red Soles Trademark Request

clock 7hRobert Williams

Social Studies