Adding Another Sex: Net-a-porter Unveils Launch of Men’s Site

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In January, Net-a-porter will unveil Mr Porter, a stand-alone Web site with a global reach aimed at the affluent, time-pressed and style-hungry man.SEE LIST AT LEFT FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

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Inditex Net Jumps 63% in Quarter

Sales rose 14 percent to 2.66 billion euros, or $3.61 billion.

clock June 9, 2010Joelle Diderich

Cover of the June 2010 issue of Vogue.


Patrick O’Connell Says Goodbye to Vogue

After 12 years, Vogue’s director of communications is leaving the magazine.

clock June 9, 2010Marc Karimzadeh


Retail Stocks Finish Flat Wednesday

Federal Reserve chairman Ben S. Bernanke’s speech boosted markets early Wednesday, but the run didn’t last.

clock June 9, 2010Evan Clark and Liza Casabona

Jennifer Esposito


DVF Hosts Dinner Party for Flick ‘Change of Plans’

Diane von Furstenberg hosted a dinner party to fete best friend Daniele Thompson’s latest flick “Change of Plans.”

clock June 9, 2010Amanda FitzSimons

Megan Mullally


Kopelmans Honored by SAB

On Tuesday night, the couple was honored at SAB’s Workshop Benefit at Lincoln Center.

clock June 9, 2010Emily Holt

A look from David Kahn.


By Design Firm Buys David Kahn Denim

Knitwear maker By Design LLC has acquired a majority stake in David Kahn for more than $10 million and hired a new chief executive officer for the denim label.

clock June 10, 2010Khanh T.L. Tran

A product designed for the FIFA World Cup.

Ready To Wear

Brands Tap Into World Cup Fever

From Louis Vuitton to Nike, fashion companies have designed stacks of products related to the FIFA World Cup.

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Jil Sander’s suit and LNA’s T-shirt, both in cotton. Persol sunglasses; Jil Sander shoes.

Designer and Luxury

Pitti Uomo Men’s Fashion Trend: Easy Rider

For spring 2011, Pitti Uomo exhibitors are highlighting a relaxed sense of leisure and informal dressing in their collections.

clock June 10, 2010Alex Badia


Designer and Luxury

Ones to Watch at Pitti Uomo

Newcomers and newsmakers are heading to Florence.

clock June 10, 2010Emilie Marsh and Jean Scheidnes

Danièle Thompson


Daniele Thompson’s Dinner With Friends

The French director talks about her latest film “Change of Plans.”

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Gustavo Novoa’s Animal Instincts

The artist paints a world where predators and their prey gaze serenely at one another and there is no strife or stress.

clock June 10, 2010Sharon Edelson

Rodarte’s T-shirt for “Breathless.”

Fashion Scoops

New Wave at Colette… Galliano Gets Pinned… Uptown Boy…

A gaggle of International Herald Tribune-hawking Jean Seberg clones are slated to clutter the sidewalks in front of hip boutique Colette today.

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A spring jacket from Victorinox.

Ready To Wear

Victorinox Continues Without a Design Star

Two months into his job as president of fashion and retail at Victorinox, Joachim Beer is charting a new course for the brand.

clock June 10, 2010Jean Scheidnes

A look from the Saks Fifth Avenue Collection.

Designer and Luxury

Stores Lure Back Luxury Male Shopper

Luxury retailers say they have experienced a strong start to 2010 and expect continued improvement in the second half of the year.

clock June 10, 2010Emilie Marsh and Jean Scheidnes

Men’s Wearhouse is running buy-one-get-one-free promotions.


Men’s Wearhouse Profits Jump

Upper end of 2nd-qtr. guidance for Men’s Wearhouse matches analysts’ views.

clock June 10, 2010Jean E. Palmieri

American Eagle Outfitters


American Eagle Heads to Asia

American Eagle Outfitters Inc. said that it will open stores in Hong Kong and China.

clock June 10, 2010Sharon Edelson


Target Eyes Point-of-Sale Upgrades

Beauty, footwear and children’s among areas getting new look.

clock June 10, 2010Sarah Protzman


Retail Criminals Turn Brazen

NRF study shows thieves are bolder but fewer stores are victimized.

clock June 10, 2010Kristi Ellis

Mandarina Duck’s Pure Black.


Mandarina Duck Aiming for U.S. Growth

Italian bags and accessories brand Mandarina Duck is looking to boost its scent business Stateside.

clock June 10, 2010Matthew W. Evans

A 2007-08 look from Thom Browne.

Designer and Luxury

Thom Browne Branching Into Women’s

The theatrical and polarizing Thom Browne is designing a women’s line.

clock June 10, 2010Jean Scheidnes

Mr Porter will be a stand-alone site for the style-hungry man.


Net-a-porter to Launch Men’s Site

Mr Porter, a stand-alone site, to be released in January.

clock June 10, 2010Samantha Conti

Tory Burch’s “Aleigha” stripe turtleneck sweater.


Tory Burch Ramping Up Denim

Designer to expand collection for fall.

clock June 10, 2010Ross Tucker


The Food Parade… Who’s Up for Architectural Digest?.. Cuts at RDA…

Another food magazine is in the works between Condé Nast and Parade. Also, the rumor mill continues at Architectural Digest.

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Select Events Around Pitti Uomo

Things to do and see Florence.

clock June 10, 2010Alberto Zacchini


Daily Stock Wrap: June 9, 2010

The day’s gainers and losers.

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