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Lafayette 148 RTW Fall 2021

Fashion Show Reviews

Lafayette 148 RTW Fall 2021

Creative director Emily Smith’s fall collection proved standout, in many ways, for Lafayette 148.

clock February 21, 2021Emily Mercer

Some casual spring looks from Alice + Olivia.

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Sportswear Firms Invest in E-commerce, Add Casual Element in 2021

Some brands are adding new categories and expanding their retail footprint.

clock January 7, 2021Lisa Lockwood

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Fashion Trends

27 Looks for a Party at Home

Holiday parties are small this year but they can still be stylish.

clock December 29, 2020Thomas Waller and Emily Mercer and Luis Campuzano and Andrew Shang

Lafayette 148 RTW Spring 2021

Fashion Show Reviews

Lafayette 148 Summer 2021

The collection featured rich, monochromatic dressing; sun-drenched colors; light, airy fabrications, and relaxed silhouettes.

clock December 8, 2020Andrew Shang

A Lafayette 148 store in Phipps Plaza in Atlanta.

Retail

Lafayette 148 Ramps Up Retail Growth

The brand will open two new stores in Miami’s Bal Harbour Shops and New Jersey’s The Mall at Short Hills.

clock November 9, 2020Lisa Lockwood

Lafayette 148 RTW Spring 2021

Fashion Show Reviews

Lafayette 148 RTW Spring 2021

Emily Smith’s spring collection for Lafayette 148 embodied the freshness of spring with beautiful, luxurious but approachable ready-to-wear and accessories.

clock September 16, 2020Emily Mercer

Young people with face masks back at work in office after coronavirus quarantine and lockdown.

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Back to the Office: The New Rules

Face masks, social distancing, maximum elevator capacity, sanitizers and temperature checks are a few of the measures being taken.

clock September 3, 2020Lisa Lockwood

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The search is on for a new ceo at Tapestry — parent company to Coach, Kate Spade and Stuart Weitzman — after Jide Zeitlin abruptly resigned from the post last month.

clock August 6, 2020Kellie Ell

Lafayette 148 Resort 2021

Fashion Show Reviews

Lafayette 148 Resort 2021

Resort was all about the art of balance: between Eighties references and Parisienne femininity, and easy yet luxe silhouettes.

clock July 14, 2020Andrew Shang

Lafayette 148 RTW Fall 2020

Designer and Luxury

Lafayette 148 New York Unveils AtelierDirect

The division offers private shopping catering to clients in their own homes or at Lafayette 148’s concept stores.

clock June 24, 2020Lisa Lockwood

Karen Boykin-Towns

Human Resources

Lafayette 148 Hosts ‘Voices of Change’ Via Instagram Live

Karen Boykin-Towns, vice chairman of the NAACP board, chatted with April Ryan, CNN political analyst.

clock June 4, 2020Lisa Lockwood

Employees at Lafayette 148 headquarters making hospital gowns, while practicing social distancing.

Markets

Companies Prepare for Opening Day, Whenever That Will Be

Sanitizing work areas, staggering hours and shifts, requiring masks and working digitally are among their strategies.

clock May 4, 2020Lisa Lockwood

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Financial

COVID-19 Impact: Tapestry Reports $677M Loss

Revenues and profits fell during the quarter across all three brands. But the retailer said it would reopen some stores in North America as early as May 1.

clock April 30, 2020Kellie Ell

Christina Lowery

Media

Lafayette 148 Releases #UnordinaryWomen Campaign

The campaign was photographed by Sophie Elgort and styled by Meredith Koop.

clock April 7, 2020Lisa Lockwood

Building 77 at the Brooklyn Navy Yards

Fashion Scoops

New York City Sets Up Production Line for Gowns at Brooklyn Navy Yard

Lafayette 148 is among the companies that is producing the protective gear.

clock April 6, 2020Jean E. Palmieri

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