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Wednesday, August 31, 2016 at 3:52pm
TORONTO — Since its debut in 2011 Hermès’ “Festival des Métiers” has traveled to 34 cities in 18 countries showcasing the brand’s craftsmanship. Now it heads to Vancouver from Sept. 21 to 25, with 10 of its artisans in tow for the debut of “Hermès at Work,” the 35th edition of... read more
Wednesday, August 31, 2016 at 3:17pm
Posing the question “What Is Raw?” the G-Star Raw fall campaign’s central theme focuses on the people behind the label, the craft and the workspaces. The advertising campaign was shot by the brand’s in-house photography team at the label’s Amsterdam headquarters. It features a... read more
Wednesday, August 31, 2016 at 1:39pm
Sephora has taken note of Bee Shapiro’s Ellis Brooklyn, the New York Times contributing columnist’s line of scented lotions, candles and as of next month, fragrance. The retailer is set to launch Ellis Brooklyn eau de parfum online on Sept. 6. For Shapiro, who launched Ellis... read more
Wednesday, August 31, 2016 at 1:27pm
From one preppy American brand to the next. Former J. Crew senior vice president for women’s design Tom Mora has been appointed creative director for women’s and licensed product at Cole Haan. Mora’s new role is effective immediately. It is understood he will work to up Cole... read more
Wednesday, August 31, 2016 at 1:17pm
SNAP AND SHARE: River Island teamed with Snapchat to launch “Snap & Share,” a new social media campaign for fall. The British high street retailer created a series of bespoke branded filters which customers can use when in River Island stores across the U.K. and Ireland.... read more
Wednesday, August 31, 2016 at 12:58pm
ELLE TV: Lagardère Active is to launch Elle Girl on Sept. 15. France’s largest magazine publisher, whose flagship titles include Elle and its international editions and Paris Match, will make its new TV channel targeting women between ages 18 and 49 available on cable... read more
Wednesday, August 31, 2016 at 12:40pm
PARIS — Legendary photographer Marc Riboud died on Tuesday at age 93  after a long illness. His death was confirmed by Magnum Photos, the international photographic cooperative where Riboud was among the earliest members. “He was a terrific photographer and of particular note... read more
Wednesday, August 31, 2016 at 11:28am
Proactiv is rolling into retail with Ulta Beauty. In its first major move since Nestlé Skin Health took over majority ownership, Proactiv will launch in 375 Ulta Beauty locations on Thursday. For most of its history, Proactiv built a huge business via infomercials on TV. The... read more
Wednesday, August 31, 2016 at 10:01am
Accessories brand Fairchild Baldwin is expanding its department store reach. The line, founded by Jill Fairchild and Karen Baldwin, is set to be stocked on Bloomingdale’s web site. Starting in the second half of September, bloomingdales.com will carry an assortment of statement... read more
Wednesday, August 31, 2016 at 10:01am
Accessories brand Fairchild Baldwin is expanding its department store reach. The line, founded by Jill Fairchild and Karen Baldwin, is set to be stocked on Bloomingdale’s web site. Starting in the second half of September, bloomingdales.com will carry an assortment of statement... read more

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