Tapping Tween Market: Hilary Duff Unveiling Youth Lifestyle Brand

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Hilary Duff is rolling out a tween line of clothing, jewelry, beauty products, home decor and other items for back-to-school.

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A cotton and Lycra hoodie, cami and jeans.

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Tapping Tween Market: Hilary Duff Unveiling Youth Lifestyle Brand

Hilary Duff is rolling out a tween line of clothing, jewelry, beauty products, home decor and other items for back-to-school.

clock June 7, 2006David Yassky

Bertrand Stalla-Bourdillon


Marc Jacobs Names Chief Executive

LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton tapped Louis Vuitton’s Bertrand Stalla-Bourdillon as chairman and ceo of Marc Jacobs International.

clock June 7, 2006Miles Socha

Fashion Features

Andy Hilfiger to Rejoin Tommy’s Team

Andy Hilfiger is giving up his day-to-day role at Sweetface Fashion to rejoin Tommy Hilfiger Co. as vice president of music and entertainment.

clock June 7, 2006Lisa Lockwood

Fashion Features

In Brief: Olsens Hit The U.K. … World Cup T-Shirts … Sally Names President

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

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John Legend and Zac Posen in the melee at Pink Elephant.


American Idols

Too hot, too many films, subpar catering and waaaaaaaay too long.

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Richard Simmons and a salad-clad model.


All Over …

Thursday’s Fresh Air Fund benefit attracted the likes of Mariah Carey, Kevin Bacon and Patricia Heaton, who was the evening’s emcee.

clock June 7, 2006Marc Karimzadeh and Julee Greenberg

A concentric circles candlewick spread.

Fashion Features

Whiteworks Anchor Cotton Inc.-Backed Exhibit at Folk Art Museum

On the surface, a study in white sounds pretty bland, but the textiles exhibition on view at the American Folk Art Museum underlines the U.S.’s fascination with neoclassicism and the importance of white in the past.

clock June 7, 2006Rosemary Feitelberg

Ellen Pompeo and Patrick Dempsey shoot the New York and Co. ad campaign.


‘Anatomy’ Stars Pitch for New York & Co.

New York & Co. is channeling the top-rated television show “Grey’s Anatomy” for its fall advertising campaign.

clock June 7, 2006Sharon Edelson


Wet Seal Chief Executive Adding Title of Chairman

Wet Seal Inc. on Tuesday announced that chief executive officer and president Joel Waller will add the title of chairman in the latest management change following the teen retailer’s restructuring.

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Kay Krill


AnnTaylor Reorganizes Management

The new presidents will have full oversight, supervising design, merchandising, stores and visual, the company said.

clock June 7, 2006David Moin


P.R. Head Exits De Beers

Joan Parker, public relations director for De Beers LV, is expected to leave her position at the jewelry retailer today.

clock June 7, 2006Jennifer Hirshlag


G-III Loss Grows in First Quarter

G-III Apparel Group Ltd. on Tuesday reported a wider first-quarter loss than a year ago, partly because of the results at companies the firm acquired last year.

clock June 7, 2006Vicki M. Young


Senior VP to Part Ways With Burberry

Burberry said Tuesday that J. Stanley Tucker will step down as the brand’s senior vice president of men’s wear worldwide, effective Sept. 1.

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Burberry Files Federal Suit Versus Burlington Coat Units

Burberry said that Burlington and its Cohoes Fashions subsidiary sold scarves, hats, polo shirts and other apparel goods “that are purportedly authentic Burberry merchandise, but that are in fact, counterfeit,” according to the court documents.

clock June 7, 2006Liza Casabona

Elite Models' Fashion makeup line is a product of the Elite Licensing Co.


Let’s Make a Deal

Licensing partnerships are a growing part of the fashion business.

clock June 7, 2006Julee Greenberg

Jennifer Lopez promotes her Sweetface and JLo by Jennifer Lopez lines by wearing them.

Fashion Features

A Cause Celeb

As celebrity licensed products boom, consumers demand more authenticity.

clock June 7, 2006Martine Bury

Betsey Johnson Intimates represents the cachet of a fashion icon at Carole Hochman Design Group.


An Intimate Plan

It’s increasingly about lifestyle in lingerie licensing.

clock June 7, 2006Karyn Monget

Betsey Johnson produces bags with Daniel Friedman & Associates, swimwear with Lunada Bay Corp., sunglasses with B Robinson Optical and jewelry with Miriam Haskell.

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Permission Granted

After nearly a decade of “no thank you’s,” fashion designers are saying yes to licensing agreements.

clock June 7, 2006Marc Karimzadeh and Miles Socha

Fashion Features

Show Calendar

Here, some of the learning opportunities available at Licensing International.

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Fashion Features

China Paramount to Growing Luxe Market

The ceo of Fendi, Michael Burke, said “China will be much more like America, and it will be much bigger than Japan.”

clock June 7, 2006Emili Vesilind


Hermes CEO Sees Doubling of Sales in China

Patrick Thomas, chief executive of the French luxury house, told a shareholders’ meeting here on Tuesday the firm aims to double sales in mainland China in the next few years.

clock June 7, 2006Robert Murphy

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Memo Pad: Rollins Rolls Out … iPages

The demise of Ellegirl has claimed a belated casualty: John Rollins, publisher of Elle since April 2005, quietly left the company last week.

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Haggar Names Jones Chief Merchandising Officer

Haggar Clothing Co. has appointed Edward M. Jones 3rd to chief merchandising officer of women’s and men’s wear.

clock June 7, 2006Julee Greenberg

An image from Sam Samore's "Belladonna" exhibit at Giorgio Armani.

Fashion Features

Beauty Beat: Fragrance Takes a Visual Approach

Beauty brands are making a statement in the art world here.

clock June 7, 2006Ellen Groves

Fashion Features

Importers Seek Action On CAFTA Cumulation

Importers wanting to use Mexican fabric to manufacture apparel in the six countries that are partners with the U.S. in the Central American Free Trade Agreement and send it to the U.S. duty free are going to have to wait a while longer.

clock June 7, 2006Evan Clark

Fashion Features

Fashion Scoops: Fashion Kicks … Jagger Moves In … Good As Gold …

Karl Lagerfeld, it appears, is a soccer fan.

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