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Fashion Scoops

Kipling to Expand in U.S., Asia

Instrumental to its growth is its new store look, which the brand is slowly beginning to roll out.

clock July 9, 2013Alexandra Steigrad

Douglas Booth and Alex Thomson at dinner before the Artemis Challenge race.


Douglas Booth at Sea for Hugo Boss

The actor helped out the crew at the Artemis Challenge race.

clock August 9, 2013Julia Neel

Fashion Scoops

Louis Vuitton Brings ‘Muses’ to Tokyo

The French house will stage a high-tech exhibition dedicated to six ground-breaking women later this month.

clock August 12, 2013Amanda Kaiser

The Nishat Dyeing and Finishing mill in Lahore, Pakistan.


Pakistan Mills Push Better Cotton

The Better Cotton Initiative aims to transform cotton production worldwide by developing it as a sustainable mainstream commodity.

clock August 12, 2013Mahlia S. Lone

Naeem Khan


Naeem Khan, Lionel Geneste Reach Settlement

The designer’s former creative director will be paid $125,000 —?75 percent of which will be paid Aug. 19.

clock August 12, 2013Rosemary Feitelberg

Nacho Figueras


Piaget Hamptons Cup Polo Match Bows in Watermill

The event, which also marked the return of Nacho Figueras, drew guests like Donna Karan, Olivia Chantecaille and Eric Ripert.

clock August 12, 2013Alessandra Codinha

Dov Charney


American Apparel Q2 Loss Widens

Supply chain costs, refinancing take chunk out of bottom line as sales gain.

clock August 12, 2013Evan Clark

Roseanna's nylon and polyester jacket and skirt with Blumarine's polyester and silk top. Kestrel bag; Casadei shoes.

Fashion Trends

Resort 2014 Trend: Landscape Architecture

Flower power, indeed. Resort was filled with florals of a robust nature, as designers merged them with graphic, geometric patterns and structured shapes.

clock August 13, 2013Mayte Allende

Carrie Underwood

Fashion Scoops

OPI Partners With Carrie Underwood

The Coty Inc.-owned company is introducing a nail polish collection with the singer for its mass-market brand Nicole by OPI.

clock August 13, 2013Rachel Brown

Fashion Scoops

Maserati, L’Uomo Vogue Hosting Venice Cocktail

The city is warming up for the 70th edition of its international film festival, which kicks off Aug. 28 with Maserati lined up as the main sponsor.

clock August 13, 2013Cynthia Martens

Shoes from the Ruthie Davis [Heart] John Bartlett line.

Fashion Scoops

Ruthie Davis and John Bartlett Collaborate on Footwear

The shoe designer and men’s designer have channeled their shared love of animals into a cobranded range of “cruelty-free” shoes.

clock August 13, 2013David Lipke

A look from Alexander McQueen's spring/summer 2003 show featuring a silk scarf.

Fashion Scoops

Alexander McQueen Taps Damien Hirst for Limited-Edition Scarves

The collaboration will celebrate the 10th anniversary of the brand’s signature scarf print.

clock August 13, 2013Julia Neel has three million registered users.


China’s Targets Foreign Partners

The e-tailer is launching an English-language microsite for international brands that might be interested in collaborating.

clock August 13, 2013Lara Farrar

An image from J.C. Penney’s back-to-school TV ad campaign.


J.C. Penney Needs Time and Money, Not a Board Fight

The retailer’s board was said to be in talks late Monday with William Ackman of Pershing Square Capital to reach some resolution in their bitter battle.

clock August 13, 2013Vicki M. Young and Lisa Lockwood and Evan Clark and Pete Born

The revamped Bon Appétit site.


Adam Rapoport Dishes on Bon Appétit’s Web Site Redesign

The title’s editor in chief this week will unveil an overhauled site that aims to keep readers there for more than just a breezy photo gallery.

clock August 13, 2013Erik Maza


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