Wednesday, March 4, 2015 at 9:01pm
Those teens just can’t shake their troubles. While American Eagle Outfitters Inc. saw increases in fourth-quarter profits and sales, its comparable sales remained flat. Competitor Abercrombie & Fitch saw profits plummet by almost a third and sales slip 13.8 percent. Both... read more
Wednesday, March 4, 2015 at 9:01pm
MALKOVICH’S MARK: The St. Regis Istanbul opened its doors earlier this week and to mark the occasion, the hotel group recruited actor and filmmaker John Malkovich to write and direct a short film, which was screened at the private members club 5 Hertford Street in London on... read more
Wednesday, March 4, 2015 at 9:01pm
GETTING THE MESSAGE OUT: Anton Belinskiy’s sweater said it all: “Poor But Cool.” He’s one of 26 young designers who displayed their wares at the headquarters of LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton on Wednesday night, all vying for a cash prize of 300,000 euros, or $335,560 at... read more
Wednesday, March 4, 2015 at 9:01pm
NEW YORK — They’re not just rigid forms for window display. Even stripped down, mannequins can be mirrors of society, anthropomorphic objects of fascination and works of art, all at once. The Museum of Arts and Design makes the case for the mannequin mystique with the show “... read more
Wednesday, March 4, 2015 at 7:04pm
Chinoiserie, lush brocades and embroideries, sturdy khaki and a topping of faux fur. Dries Van Noten set out to prove that his woman could pile it all on and still radiate chic. With a show that was a study in disciplined excess, the designer expertly blended the eccentric with... read more
Wednesday, March 4, 2015 at 6:43pm
NEW YORK — While buyers at CurveNY — the lingerie, swim and men’s underwear show at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center here — were focused on shapewear and fashion options, manufacturers were touting new fabric innovations. Most vendors seemed pleased with the orders they... read more
Wednesday, March 4, 2015 at 6:09pm
Simplicity? It’s complicated. Take the ultrastreamlined, stacked product navigation of École, a new men’s wear Web site launching today that abandons the usual product grid to let shoppers scroll horizontally, mix and match in-stock pieces and buy either complete ensembles or... read more
Wednesday, March 4, 2015 at 5:22pm
(Bloomberg) — China set its lowest economic growth target in more than 15 years as leaders tackle the side effects of a generation-long expansion that has spurred corruption, fueled debt risks and polluted skies and rivers. The goal of about 7 percent — down from last year’s... read more
Wednesday, March 4, 2015 at 5:20pm
Morgan Motors has officially unveiled the revamped Morgan Aero 8 for 2015. This particular variation of the Morgan Aero 8 is to become available solely in convertible options. The classic elongated hood is still present as well as the car’s defined shoulders and shortened rear... read more
Wednesday, March 4, 2015 at 4:47pm
FURLA’S AWARD: Founded in 2000, the Furla Art Award marks its tenth edition with a retrospective: “Growing Roots – 15 years of Furla Art Award.” Held at Milan’s Royal Palace, the exhibit displays art works from the winners of each edition, including the latest, Maria Iorio and... read more