Nancy Reagan’s Prized Designer Adolfo Sardinia Dies at 98
The New York-based designer was born in Cuba, worked at Balenciaga in Paris and then made a name for himself…
‘Diva of Shoulder Pads’ and QVC Designer Kathleen Kirkwood Dies at 62
Kirkwood zeroed in on items and favored accessories that needed some perking up.
Aaron M. Feuerstein, Former CEO of Malden Mills Industries, Dies at 95
Feuerstein died this past Thursday after falling ill earlier in the week at his home in Brookline, Mass.
Kiton’s Founder Ciro Paone Dies at 88
One of the most charismatic entrepreneurs in Italian fashion, Paone spread the Neapolitan sartorial heritage…
Willie Garson, ‘Sex and the City’ Star, Dies at 57
The actor was expected to reprise his role as Stanford Blatch in HBO Max's upcoming "Sex and the City"…
Slowear’s President and CEO Roberto Compagno Dies at 62
Compagno spearheaded the growth of the Venice-based fashion company, parent to brands including Incotex…
Eric Sung-Tsei Chen, Markwins Beauty Brands Founder and CEO, Dies at 63
Chen's passing was unexpected, the company announced.
Angelo Zegna, Son of Ermenegildo Zegna, Dies at 97
The entrepreneur, who took the reins of the family company in 1966, died in Trivero, Italy.
Fashion Photographer Hiro, Who Excelled in Originality, Dies at 90
The photographer was known for his Surrealism, unexpected lighting, experimentation and bold colors.
Orvis’ Leigh H. Perkins Dead at 93
He retired in 1992 his grandson continues to helm the outdoors brand.
Lee Abraham 2nd, Associated Merchandising Corp., Dies at 93
The retail merchant rose from a department store floorwalker to the head of a powerful international sourcing…
DMX, Multi-Platinum Recording Artist, Passes Away at 50
DMX, whose real name was Earl Simmons, suffered a heart attack on April 2.
Marvin Lord, Leading Apparel Executive, Dies at 83
The veteran of the apparel industry had a spectrum of skills and was instrumental in certain key licensing…
Fred Segal, Famed L.A. Retailer, Dies
Segal began with a store that sold jeans in 1961, but that store grew into a new style of retail altogether.