Wednesday, July 27, 2016 at 9:26am
Flora Nikrooz wants to go beyond bridal. The intimate apparel line, which was founded by Flora Nikrooz in 1982, has a new designer — Nikrooz is no longer involved in the business — and new ownership. Age Group Ltd. acquired the line in 2003, but earlier this year co-owner... read more
Wednesday, July 27, 2016 at 9:06am
DuPont Industrial Biosciences on Wednesday revealed a collaboration with Chinese sports brand Anta in the design of uniforms for Chinese Olympic team members using DuPont Sorona, a sustainable, patented fiber made with renewable, plant-based ingredients. Sorona, which leverages... read more
Wednesday, July 27, 2016 at 8:54am
While many would say that it’s been the year of Taylor Swift, she’s getting no love from MTV: the pop singer was completely ignored by the nominating committee of the MTV Video Music Awards, which revealed its picks Tuesday. It’s a stark departure from last year, when Swift... read more
Wednesday, July 27, 2016 at 8:44am
Leading lady Mila Kunis is carving her place in the “chic mom” category. The actress — who’s expecting the birth of her second child soon — stepped onto the carpet for the world premiere of her latest movie “Bad Moms” last night in head-to-toe Atelier Versace. Kunis opted for a... read more
Wednesday, July 27, 2016 at 8:40am
Gucci‘s latest video project, called #24HourAce, bowed Wednesday with a number of artists participating by taking over the brand’s Snapchat account for one hour. Throughout the day, artists from around the world posted content on Snapchat to illustrate and explain how they have... read more
Wednesday, July 27, 2016 at 8:40am
Gucci: not just for grown-ups anymore. Mommy-and-me dressing was taken to new heights by Beyoncé — who else? — and her daughter Blue Ivy when the superstar posted photos to her personal web site showing a rather chic approach to matching mother-daughter attire. Pictured in... read more
Wednesday, July 27, 2016 at 8:29am
The second time’s a charm? Giorgio Armani has decided to “exceptionally” hold his Emporio Armani spring 2017 fashion show in Paris. The designer said Wednesday that the restyling of the brand’s boutique and its Caffé on Boulevard Saint-Germain-des-Prés provided “the opportunity... read more
Wednesday, July 27, 2016 at 8:25am
Concert merchandise pop-ups have become commonplace and successful for artists including Kanye West and Justin Bieber, who recently brought the concept to Barneys New York. But Fancy, a social shopping site, and rapper Future wanted to elevate that experience with his New York... read more
Wednesday, July 27, 2016 at 4:52am
LONDON — U.K. retail sales for the month of July fell at their fastest pace in four years due to consumers’ post-referendum prudence, according to the Confederation of British Industry’s latest survey. According to the business lobby’s monthly Distributive Trades Survey, which... read more
Wednesday, July 27, 2016 at 4:00am
Iconix Brand Group is on a celebrity rampage. Former Miss USA and up-and-coming actress Olivia Culpo has signed her first fashion campaign as the latest brand ambassador for its young contemporary brand Rampage, and will appear in the fall ad campaign breaking in September... read more