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The 2010 Council of Fashion Designers of America Fashion Awards brought together Seventh Avenue and Sunset Boulevard for their glitzy annual meeting. SEE LIST AT LEFT FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

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The Pucci cell phone launched in Japan.

Fashion Scoops

Pucci Launches Cell Phone in Japan

The fashion house also staged a reprise of its fall collection.

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Elena Perminova and Alexander Lebedev


Gorbachev Gala Draws Starry Crowd

Lebedev hosts annual fundraiser for cancer charities.

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G-III First-Quarter Losses Narrow

G-III CEO Goldfarb said the company would push for more market share, possibly through another acquisition.

clock June 7, 2010Evan Clark

Marcia Patmos and Tina Lutz

Designer and Luxury

Lutz and Patmos Part Ways

Lutz & Patmos label will close at the end of this year.

clock June 7, 2010Rosemary Feitelberg

Natalie Portman


Natalie Portman Named New Face of Parfums Christian Dior

Actress Natalie Portman just inked a deal to be the latest face of Parfums Christian Dior.

clock June 7, 2010Jennifer Weil


BCBG Consortium Buys Karstadt

German retailer purchased by private investor Nicolas Berggruen and BCBG Max Azria Group for an undisclosed sum.

clock June 7, 2010Melissa Drier


Memo Pad: Self Publisher Exits… Net-a-porter’s Latest Hire…

Kim Kelleher is leaving Self to become vice president, global sales at Sports Illustrated Group.

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Pool Trade Show Moving to Mandalay Bay

The Pool trade show in Las Vegas is moving across town this August.

clock June 8, 2010Jean E. Palmieri


Harrison to Be Honored

Gilbert W. Harrison will be honored by the UJA-Federation of New York’s Fashion Division at a cocktail reception at the Mandarin Oriental New York.

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Designer and Luxury

Mary J. Blige and Malandrino to Stage Charity Fashion Show

Malandrino and Mary J. Blige are selling tickets at $1,000 a pop to the event.

clock June 8, 2010Rosemary Feitelberg


Paris Nixes Sunday Store Openings

Paris department stores Printemps and Galeries Lafayette expressed disappointment after City Hall rejected their bid to lift a ban on Sunday trading.

clock June 8, 2010Joelle Diderich


Retail Stocks Fall Monday

Sector drops 1.7% Monday on consumer credit concerns.

clock June 8, 2010Evan Clark

Ferrari’s Park Avenue showroom.


Ferrari Store Opens in New York

Ferrari has a new formula: showcasing its sports cars and array of lifestyle merchandise under one roof.

clock June 8, 2010David Moin

Human Resources

Obit: Susan Bucenec, Sales VP at Kids Headquarters

Susan Bucenec, 55, vice president of sales at Kids Headquarters, died Sunday at Lenox Hill Hospital here.

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Donna Karan Resort 2011

Fashion Features

The Civilized Season

Welcome to the new, vastly improved world of resort.

clock June 8, 2010Bridget Foley

Designer and Luxury

Versace Posts Loss for ’09

Gianni Versace SpA last year had operating losses of 49.6 million euros, or $59.2 million.

clock June 8, 2010Alessandra Ilari

Designer and Luxury

Di Giacinto Joins St. John

Victoria Di Giacinto has been named executive vice president of sales and merchandising at St. John, a new post.

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Miss America: A design from the new Miss America children’s line.

Fashion Scoops

Dressing Up Miss America… Desirée Rogers Sits Front Row…

The Miss America pageant is launching a a children’s line of clothing, set to be unveiled today.

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Designer and Luxury

Hermès Sees Growth Slowing in Second Half

Luxury firm Hermès has forecast a sales bump of at least 5 percent for the full year.

clock June 8, 2010Joelle Diderich

Designer and Luxury

Gucci Group to Relocate Headquarters

Robert Polet to move this fall to the luxury conglomerate’s offices in Switzerland.

clock June 8, 2010Miles Socha


Daily Stock Wrap: June 7, 2010

The day’s gainers and losers.

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Today's Must Read

Nick Kamen in Munich in 1987.


Industry Pays Tribute to Model Nick Kamen

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Social Studies

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