Lights, Cameras, Sidaction!

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The ninth annual Sidaction AIDS benefit helped close out couture week in Paris on Thursday night.SEE LIST AT LEFT FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

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Diane Kruger in Chanel and Jean Charles de Castelbajac


Stars Gather For Sidaction AIDS Gala

The benefit capped off Paris couture week.

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Courntey Booth and Emily Israel in Elie Tahari


Antique Chic

Sequin shifts, Louboutin heels, thumping hip-hop music and disco-inspired lighting was the scene Thursday night at New York’s Park Avenue Armory.

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Blush’s playful teddy.


Innerwear: Breaking Away From Basics

Executives said the growing appetite for fashion is encouraging retailers to slowly embrace new ideas.

clock January 31, 2011Karyn Monget

Elie Tahari and Emmy Rossum


Elie Tahari Launches Emmy Rossum Handbag

A portion of all proceeds of the “Emmy” bucket bag will go to the charity Safe Horizon.

clock January 31, 2011Lauren Benet Stephenson

Marina B earrings.


Windsor Jewelers Acquires Marina B

The fine jewelry collection conceived by Marina Bulgari in the Eighties will relaunch later this year.

clock January 31, 2011Rachel Strugatz

Stella & Dot founder Jessica Herrin


Stella & Dot Finds the Sweet Spot

The direct-selling jewelry company is reinventing the “Avon lady” stereotype with the help of new talent and new technology.

clock January 31, 2011Lauren Benet Stephenson

Scarves by Sophie Digard

Accessory Trends

Fresh Items Key at Premiere Classe

Retailers who made the rounds at the trade show in Paris were on the lookout for unique accessories.

clock January 31, 2011Jennifer Weil

Juicy Couture’s spring ad campaign.


Memo Pad: Lapham Roasts Celeb Culture… Juicy Couture’s Billboard Debut…

Rather than celebrate our celebrity-crazy culture, Lewis Lapham gave it a royal roast recently.

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Designer and Luxury

DVF Award Honorees Named

Event will honor Kakenya Ntaiya of Kenya and Sohini Chakraborty Saleem of India, two women in the Vital Voices Global Network.

clock January 31, 2011Marc Karimzadeh

Steve Madden

Designer and Luxury

Steve Madden Plots Betsey Johnson’s Growth

Objectives include making shoes 25 percent of the designer’s total business within the next 12 months.

clock January 31, 2011Rosemary Feitelberg

An octopus ring from Roberto Coin.


Jewelry Fair Promising for Industry

Vicenzaoro First 2011 produced some positive signs for the sector.

clock January 31, 2011Courtney Smith


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Neiman Marcus


Neiman Marcus Reports Loss But Revenues Rise

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Social Studies