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Friday, April 29, 2016 at 9:55am
Because when you’re Gigi Hadid, your 21st birthday is not an average affair. The model, who officially celebrated her birthday on April 23, has been toasting the milestone all week, which culminated in a party Thursday night at celebrity favorite The Nice Guy in Los Angeles.... read more
Friday, April 29, 2016 at 9:49am
On Thursday, Dior Beauty celebrated what are probably among the longest relationships in Hollywood — those between an actress and her makeup artist — at its eighth annual luncheon benefiting Operation Smile in the penthouse of The London West Hollywood. Anna Gunn, who was given... read more
Friday, April 29, 2016 at 9:49am
An exhibition dedicated to water and how it inspired different forms of creativity, including fashion, will be inaugurated on Tuesday at Rome’s Baths of Diocletian archeological site. Curated by Gattinoni chief executive officer Stefano Dominella and fashion historian Bonizza... read more
Friday, April 29, 2016 at 7:54am
Gucci will present a special limited-edition book called “Epiphany,” created by photographer Ari Marcopoulos, at New York’s Dover Street Market on May 5. “Epiphany” comprises photos by Marcopoulos captured during a shoot in Milan that documents the pre-fall women’s and men’s... read more
Friday, April 29, 2016 at 6:22am
LONDON – Koovs plc, the India-focused online retailer listed on the London Stock Exchange, said Friday it has raised gross proceeds of 21.9 million pounds, or $31.9 million, through the issue of 87.6 million new ordinary shares at a price of 25 pence, or 36 cents an ordinary... read more
Friday, April 29, 2016 at 6:00am
Can a robot create art? More specifically, can a “cognitive system” create couture? IBM says yes. The computer giant gave the task to its Watson cognitive system, which is known for winning “Jeopardy” in 2011. Watson worked with Marchesa designers Georgina Chapman and Keren... read more
Friday, April 29, 2016 at 2:30am
MILAN – Prada Group had no comment Friday on its newest – and potentially most vocal – shareholder: PETA. On its Web site, the nonprofit organization formally known as People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals said it “hopes to help the company pull its head out of the sand”... read more
Thursday, April 28, 2016 at 9:01pm
Bay Area-stylist Mary Gonsalves Kinney’s work regularly has her embedded in the closets of the tech world’s most plugged-in movers and shakers. Professional discretion prevents her from naming names, but they work at companies like Google and Dropbox. For seven years she’s had... read more
Thursday, April 28, 2016 at 9:01pm
The Seventies are hot, as is downtown L.A. So Marie Mazelis and Halston might just be in the catbird seat as the brand that came to define a decade aims to resonate with a new generation of Halstonettes. After stints at Hervé Leger and BCBG Max Azria, Mazelis came to Halston as... read more
Thursday, April 28, 2016 at 9:01pm
PARIS — Agent Provocateur has seduced an executive from men’s wear — Dior Homme’s Fabrizio Malverdi — to become its new chief executive officer, effective May 2. Malverdi succeeds Garry Hogarth, who exited the luxury lingerie firm in February, and is expected to steer further... read more

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