Coach Shares Decline On Weitzman Purchase

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Shelby White and Mikhail Piotrovsky

Fashion Scoops

State Hermitage Museum in St. Petersburg Exhibits Mosiac From Israel

For the first time in its 250 years in existence, the museum it exhibited an archeological discovery from Israel.

clock December 23, 2014Bobbi Queen

Ava DuVernay

People

Ava DuVernay Talks ‘Selma’

This isn’t the director’s first moment in the spotlight.

clock January 4, 2015Jenny Sundel

Average import prices for cotton-dominant apparel has declined to $3.38.

Textiles

Fiber Prices Seen Staying Low

The costs of yarns and fabrics made from major ingredients are at cyclical lows and show no signs of climbing anytime soon.

clock January 5, 2015Arthur Friedman

Fashion Scoops

Seoul Airport Tops in Duty-Free Sales

Incheon claims its duty-free shops did more than 2 trillion won, or about $1.84 billion, worth of business last year.

clock January 6, 2015Karen Y. Lee

Coach RTW Fall 2014

Mergers and Acquisitions

Coach, Stuart Weitzman $574M Deal Met With Skepticism

Many analysts were lukewarm at best over the acquisition.

clock January 6, 2015Vicki M. Young

Government and Trade

Federal Mediator Steps Into West Coast Ports Dispute

The U.S. Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service said it is intervening after receiving a joint request from the ILWU and PMA.

clock January 6, 2015Kristi Ellis

Fashion Features

LVMH Prize Details Second Edition

Jonathan Anderson to join all-star jury to chose next recipient of young fashion designer competition.

clock January 7, 2015Miles Socha

Issa Pre-Fall 2015

Fashion Show Reviews

Issa Pre-Fall 2015

The pre-fall collection was packed with fluid fabrics, draped silhouettes and cinched waists.

clock January 6, 2015Samantha Conti

J.W. Anderson Pre-Fall 2015

Fashion Show Reviews

JW Anderson Pre-Fall 2015

Jonathan Anderson channeled several abstract ideas into a pre-fall collection that put the focus on exaggerated silhouettes with a retro spin.

clock January 6, 2015Nina Jones

C.Wonder.

Retail

Chris Burch Shutters C. Wonder Operation

Employees were blindsided by Monday’s news that all 100 staffers were being laid off and that the company is closing its remaining 11 stores.

clock January 6, 2015Rosemary Feitelberg

The Row Pre-Fall 2015

Fashion Show Reviews

The Row Pre-Fall 2015

The focus was on the subdued luxury of impeccable fabrics with a refined artisanal hand and clean silhouettes.

clock January 6, 2015Jessica Iredale

Karolina Zmarlak Pre-Fall 2015

Fashion Show Reviews

Karolina Zmarlak Pre-Fall 2015

With a mood board covered in images from the Industrial Revolution, Karolina Zmarlak talked about the idea of decay and degradation.

clock January 6, 2015Kristi Garced

Suno Pre-Fall 2015

Fashion Show Reviews

Suno Pre-Fall 2015

Suno’s aesthetic remains entrenched in its artisanal African genesi.

clock January 6, 2015Jessica Iredale

Zosia Mamet, Lena Dunham, Allison Williams and Jemima Kirke.

Parties

Lena Dunham, Allison Williams Celebrate ‘Girls’ Season 4 Premiere in New York

The spotlight continues to shine on the show’s 28-year-old creator and star, Lena Dunham.

clock January 6, 2015Kristen Tauer

Theia Pre-Fall 2015

Fashion Show Reviews

Theia Pre-Fall 2015

Inspired by a trip to Sedona, Ariz., Theia designer Don O’Neill worked the landscape’s rich colors.

clock January 6, 2015Kristi Garced

Yeohlee Pre-Fall 2015

Fashion Show Reviews

Yeohlee Pre-Fall 2015

Yeohlee Teng’s pre-fall collection was rich with surprises.

clock January 6, 2015Bobbi Queen

Justin Bieber and Lara Stone for Calvin Klein.

Marketing and Promotion

Justin Bieber to Be Featured in Calvin Klein Ads

The singer will be the new face — and body — of Calvin Klein underwear and jeans.

clock January 6, 2015Jean E. Palmieri

Gabriel Aubry and Heidi Klum for INC's campaign.

Marketing and Promotion

Macy’s INC Celebrates 30th Anniversary With Ambassador Heidi Klum

The multimedia campaign will break next month and include male model Gabriel Aubrey.

clock January 7, 2015Marcy Medina

JC Penney

Retail

J.C. Penney Sees Same-Store Sales Jump

Shares shot up more than 18 percent in early after-hours trading Tuesday.

clock January 6, 2015Arnold J. Karr

The Web site for Mall for Africa.

Retail

Site Aims to Spur E-commerce in Africa

Mall for Africa, which was started in 2011, is now being rolled out to help retailers cope with issues expanding on the continent.

clock January 7, 2015David Moin

A look from Skodia's spring collection.

Sportswear

Sködia Collaboration Results in ‘Chet Sweats’

Jess McKie runs a largely one-woman operation — but that hasn’t deterred her from racking up some significant collaborations.

clock January 7, 2015Rosemary Feitelberg

The fine jewelry section at Le Bon Marché.

Retail

Le Bon Marché Unveils Private Label Bridal Jewelry

The retailer’s new fine jewelry department also features three shops-in-shop — Chaumet, Fred and Pomellato.

clock January 7, 2015Joelle Diderich

Items from the offering.

Retail

Bloomingdale’s, NBA Team Up for All-Star Game

Following a successful collaboration with the NFL for last year’s Super Bowl, Bloomingdale’s is now teaming up with the NBA.

clock January 7, 2015Jean E. Palmieri

Katell Pouliquen

Media

French Elle Taps Katell Pouliquen

She will oversee the magazine’s feature stories, effective Jan. 12.

clock January 7, 2015Laure Guilbault

The Sonia Rykiel spring-summer campaign.

Media

A Preview of the Campaigns of Spring

As magazine publishers gear up for their February and March issues, fashion firms are unveiling their spring ads.

clock January 7, 2015Marc Karimzadeh and Miles Socha and Khanh T.L. Tran and Joelle Diderich

Fashion Scoops

Schiaparelli to Show Couture in January

Schiaparelli’s show will go on, despite the surprise exit last November of creative director Marco Zanini.

clock January 7, 2015Miles Socha

Fashion Scoops

American Apparel Shares Slip 12.7%

The company acknowledged it had received some interest and hired an investment bank, but so far no talks have been held.

clock January 7, 2015Evan Clark

Essentialist

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A folkloric figure, part of Charles Jeffrey Loverboy's new installation at Dover Street Market in London.

Fashion

Charles Jeffrey Brings Hope, and More, to Dover Street Market

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Social Studies

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