Diddy’s Growing World: To Launch Younger Line Under License With G-III

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Overview

Sean "Diddy" Combs' women's contemporary line is barely off the ground and he's already adding a little sister. The young contemporary line will mirror the Sean John men's collection in distribution and price point.

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Sean "Diddy" Combs.

Fashion Features

Diddy’s Growing World: To Launch Younger Line Under License With G-III

Sean “Diddy” Combs’ women’s contemporary line is barely off the ground and he’s already adding a little sister.

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Lindsay Lohan

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LVMH Said Eyeing Lohan as New Face

It is understood a deal is close, but not yet signed. Vuitton officials could not be reached for comment Tuesday.

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Retail

Tumi Plans 10 India Stores

The Murjani Group, known for launching brands such as Gloria Vanderbilt and Tommy Hilfiger in India, is planning to open up to 10 freestanding Tumi stores in India by 2010.

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Financial

Cutter & Buck Names Johnson Chief Executive

Johnson, 55, was most recently senior vice president and chief financial officer.

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Fashion Features

In Brief: Celine’s New CEO … Holbrook Departs

A brief look at some of the day’s stories.

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The Tracy Reese collection sits in the front of the store.

Retail

Tracy Reese Comes to Downtown Manhattan

Tracy Reese is finally showing her stuff with her first store opening today in lower Manhattan.

clock March 8, 2006Julee Greenberg

A style from Pierre Hardy's new bag line.

Fashion Features

Fashion Scoops: Hardy Bag … Shop Keeping … Movin’ On Up …

French shoe wizard Pierre Hardy has stepped into bags for fall.

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Nautica's wool and nylon duffle coat, cashmere sweater, silk georgette blouse and cotton stretch glen plaid trouser.

Fashion Features

Nautica Splashes Into Better Sportswear

The brand, which has been owned by VF Corp. since 2003, has undergone major changes over the past few years.

clock March 8, 2006Julee Greenberg

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Media

Memo Pad: Forget Paris … Real Deals

Vanity Fair editor in chief Graydon Carter is developing a fickle reputation with his cover subjects.

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Superlowrez

Financial

Bits & Bytes

Eight artists from New York and San Francisco explore the super low-resolution medium of LED animations in Superlowrez.

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Fila's Madison Avenue store.

Financial

Brands Embrace PLM

To reduce their time to market, apparel makers are moving ahead with plans to install product lifecycle management software.

clock March 8, 2006Denise Power and Cate T. Corcoran

Fashion Features

Port Security Controversy Triggers Legislative Action

A key Republican leader said Tuesday he plans to attach a port security amendment to an emergency spending bill currently moving through Congress.

clock March 8, 2006Kristi Ellis

An image from Sigrid Olsen's new campaign.

Media

Olsen Adds Local Flavor To Latest Ad Campaign

For her ad campaign and first magalogue, Sigrid Olsen used Harbour Island in the Bahamas as a backdrop.

clock March 8, 2006Rosemary Feitelberg

A bag and scarf from Helen Welsh.

Financial

Concept One Buys Helen Welsh

Licensing firm Concept One Accessories has acquired a majority stake in Helen Welsh Group, a four-year-old women’s accessories company.

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The new fragrance.

Fashion Features

Beauty Beat: Liberty’s New Take on Beauty … Marionnaud Donates to Women’s Charity

Liberty department store unveiled a new cosmetics department concept here Saturday.

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Financial

Solving the Service Equation

Designer brands still have a ways to go before they please the country’s wealthiest shoppers.

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Videos help explain the Fit Logic sizing system to shoppers at Nordstrom.

Retail

Shoppers Try On a New Fit System for Size

Shopping for a pair of pants is frustrating and demoralizing for many women, who conclude something must be wrong with their bodies since so few off-the-rack trousers fit them.

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Liz Goldwyn

Fashion Features

Glittering Prizes

Two daughters of Hollywood royalty are seeking to prove their mettle in the jewelry business.

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