Amazon Steps Up Push Into Fashion

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Outside Polish Fashion Week.

Street Style

They Are Wearing: Polish Fashion Week

“Stay warm, stay cool” appeared to be the mantra as bloggers, students and Eastern European fashionistas faced the cold weather.

clock October 31, 2012Alessandra Turra

Fashion Scoops

British Fashion Council Toasts Outgoing Chairman Harold Tillman

Guests at the surprise party included Alex Shulman, Sir Philip Green, Sarah Burton, Anya Hindmarch, Amanda Wakeley and Natalie Massenet.

clock November 1, 2012Samantha Conti

Fashion Scoops

Andaz Fifth Avenue Hotel Taps Richard Chai

He will design outfits for the hotel’s front desk hosts, concierges and restaurant and bar servers.

clock November 1, 2012David Lipke

Human Resources

Guess Executives Step Down

J. Michael Prince, coo, and Dennis Secor, senior vice president and cfo, are both leaving the company.

clock November 4, 2012Lisa Lockwood


Luxottica to Purchase Alain Mikli

The company said it entered into an exclusivity agreement with Alain Miklitarian and London-based NEO Capital to buy the brand.

clock November 4, 2012Alessandra Turra

The exterior of a Rugby store.


Ralph Lauren Beats Expectations in Q2

The apparel giant may be planning to shutter the Rugby chain, but retail remains its future growth engine.

clock November 4, 2012Vicki M. Young

Estee Lauder's yellow diamond necklace that began on the finger of the Duchess of Windsor.


Lauder Jewels Hit Auction at Sotheby’s

The proceeds, estimated to be in excess of $13 million, will be given to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation, an organization founded by Evelyn Lauder.

clock November 2, 2012Pete Born

A look from Taibo Bacar.

Fashion Features

Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Goes Pan-African

South Africa’s leading designers were joined, and in some instances even outshone, by some of the best designers from the continent and the African diaspora.

clock November 2, 2012Bambina Wise

Olivia Munn in Michael Kors.


The Hollywood Reporter Hosts Power of Style Luncheon

Some of the film industry’s best dressed executives, as well as Olivia Munn and Coco Rocha, attended the event on Thursday.

clock November 2, 2012Marcy Medina

Kelly Florio Kasouf


Kelly Florio Kasouf Pens ‘Sophie’ Sequel

The pint-size fashionista returns in “Grand Central Escapades.”

clock November 5, 2012Lauren McCarthy


Major Stores Object to Swipe Fees Settlement

Among the retailers that joined the opposition in separate briefs were Target Corp., Macy’s Inc., Gap Inc., Wal-Mart Stores Inc. and Saks Inc.

clock November 2, 2012Kristi Ellis


Chris Anderson to Exit Wired

One of Condé Nast’s longest-serving editors, he will leave the magazine by the end of the year.

clock November 2, 2012Erik Maza

A look from Victoria's Secret.


Sandy’s Aftermath Presents Market Week Problems

Last week’s storm will impact a number of events, fashion shows and presentations scheduled during the fall-transitional 2013 innerwear market in New York.

clock November 2, 2012Karyn Monget

A view inside the Mall of America.

Real Estate

Mall of America Marks 20 Years

Don Ghermezian, principal and ceo of Triple Five, owner of the mall, discusses future development planned for the property and other real estate projects.

clock November 5, 2012Sharon Edelson


N.Y.C. Retail on Road to Recovery

Retailers in Midtown and downtown Manhattan began reopening Sunday as power was restored throughout most of the city.

clock November 5, 2012Vicki M. Young and Lisa Lockwood and Erik Maza

The Chain watch by Karl Lagerfeld.


Karl Lagerfeld Sets February Launch for Watches

His new collection, produced with licensing partner Fossil Inc., is to debut on Feb. 28, coinciding with the next Paris Fashion Week.

clock November 5, 2012Miles Socha

A page from the Amazon Fashion Web site.


Amazon Steps Up Push Into Fashion

The e-tail giant has leased a 40,000-square-foot space in New York City that will serve as a photography studio catering to the category.

clock November 5, 2012Rachel Strugatz

Calvin Klein RTW Spring 2013


The Ace Award Winners

The Accessories Council is holding its 16th annual Accessories Council Excellence Awards tonight at Cipriani 42nd Street in New York City.

clock November 5, 2012Rachel Strugatz

The Printemps ad campaign


Printemps, Dior Tie Up for Holidays

The department store is celebrating its Christmas partnership with the fashion label with an advertising image shot by Mario Testino.

clock November 5, 2012Joelle Diderich

Fashion Scoops

C.P. Company Names New Creative Directors

Alessandro Pungetti and Paul Harvey are joining the Italian men’s wear label.

clock November 5, 2012Alessandra Turra

Fashion Scoops

Fashion Exhibit Debuts at Royal Ontario Museum

“Big” showcases textiles and costumes that are big in size, big in historical and cultural significance, or carry a big price tag.

clock November 5, 2012Lisa Lockwood

Fashion Scoops

Half Gallery Opening Goes on During Blackout

Bill Powers lucked out — ConEd restored the electricity in the gallery’s Forsythe Street neighborhood an hour or two before the crowd arrived.

clock November 5, 2012Rosemary Feitelberg


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Atmos store sneakers on wall


Foot Locker’s $1.1 Billion Acquisition Binge

clock August 2, 2021Evan Clark

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