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Monday, August 29, 2016 at 4:19pm
PRATT TO HONOR THREE AS LEGENDS: Pratt Institute has the groundwork in place for this year’s Legends awards, which will honor sculptor Angela Conner, architect William T. Georgis and InterArch founder Shirley Hill. This year’s gala, an annual scholarship benefit, will be held... read more
Monday, August 29, 2016 at 3:53pm
Multidisciplinary designer Clodagh has spent the past 33 years divvying up her talents — an abundance of which are being revealed this fall. “My theory in life is to never specialize because I think it makes you dull and boring,” she said. “I started out in fashion in 1983.... read more
Monday, August 29, 2016 at 3:38pm
Alicia Patterson was a pioneer in many respects. She was one of the first women pilots, and, as such, set several land and speed records. She was an excellent rider and a big-game hunter. And she founded and ran Newsday. Now Alice Arlen and Michael J. Arlen have written a... read more
Monday, August 29, 2016 at 2:47pm
Long before day-trippers crowned Kingston, N.Y. — located 91 miles north of New York City — a hipster mecca, creative types have culled inspiration from the state’s first capital for decades. Artists, musicians and, more recently, filmmakers regularly visit the Hudson River... read more
Monday, August 29, 2016 at 2:02pm
NEW YORK — With her spring runway show less than two weeks away, Carolina Herrera had another kind of presentation to tend to Monday — Raffaele Ilardo has joined her company as vice president of design. Ilardo was at work in the designer’s studio Monday, overseeing creative... read more
Monday, August 29, 2016 at 1:20pm
Skingraft returned to Los Angeles to push the top trends for fall in a creative presentation: gender fluidity, sporty style, see-now-buy-now fashion and direct-to-consumer retail. At RVCC in the former Federal Reserve building on Friday, following six seasons at New York... read more
Monday, August 29, 2016 at 1:05pm
On Saturday, the 12th annual Afropunk Festival brought a crowd of punk-music lovers, bold styles and a sense of togetherness to Brooklyn’s Commodore Barry Park. Created in 2005 for African-American fans of the punk stylings of performers such as Lenny Kravitz, Bad Brains and... read more
Monday, August 29, 2016 at 12:10pm
PARIS — Longchamp has unveiled its largest store in the world in its hometown — a bigger, sleeker and more luxurious version of its historic Rue Saint Honoré flagship. It’s also a two-part story: The 7,500 square feet of selling space includes the French brand’s first... read more
Monday, August 29, 2016 at 11:41am
ICE IN THEIR VEINS: Milan-based Canadian twins Dean and Dan Caten know a thing or two about cold and snow — and how to work an oversize trapper hat. They’ve now plowed their cold-weather know-how into their first Dsquared2 ski collection, slated to launch this fall and produced... read more
Monday, August 29, 2016 at 10:57am
The runway might display top-down trends, but Google searches reveal what shoppers are truly looking for. This year, what they are looking for is likely to be a bomber jacket, an off-the-shoulder top or a romper, and chances are that Kanye West, Kendall Jenner and Taylor Swift... read more

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