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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
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
Wednesday, March 4, 2015 at 4:40pm
Saucony team up with sneaker retailer Feature for a gambling-inspired take on the G9 Shadow 5 sneaker, dubbed “The Pumpkin” after the notorious $1,000 casino chip. A shaggy tan suede upper is paired with plush orange, purple and green tones, riding on Saucony’s signature... read more
Wednesday, March 4, 2015 at 4:36pm
CAPETOWN’S NEW MUSEUM: South Africa has ambitious plans to establish a Costume Institute modeled along the lines of similar institutions at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York and the Victoria & Albert Museum in London. This Costume Institute will be part of the new... read more

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