Thursday, August 25, 2016 at 1:33pm
As a part of NYDJ’s Fit To Be campaign, the brand has partnered with host Amanda de Cadenet to create a series of candid videos with the celebrity Fit To Be cast. Dubbed #FitToBe Real, the videos have a girlfriend-to-girlfriend vibe, as viewers get up close and personal with... read more
Thursday, August 25, 2016 at 10:43am
ST. LOUIS IN NEW YORK: A well-heeled crowd converged at the Gramercy Park Hotel terrace on Wednesday evening. The occasion: The St. Louis Fashion Fund was celebrating its inaugural incubator program, which will provide six emerging designers — Donald Charles Smith Brame 2nd and... read more
Thursday, August 25, 2016 at 10:02am
NEW TALENT: Not Just a Label has added 300 Middle Eastern designers to its e-commerce platform. The launch is part of a partnership between the online platform for emerging talent and Dubai Design District, known as D3, aiming to promote Middle Eastern talent on a global scale... read more
Thursday, August 25, 2016 at 9:45am
The curtain will soon fall on “Manus x Machina: Fashion in an Age of Technology,” but visitors planning a last-minute trip to the exhibit over Labor Day weekend are in luck: The Metropolitan Museum of Art has announced extended hours for The Costume Institute during closing... read more
Thursday, August 25, 2016 at 9:40am
Sam Russo, a veteran of two combat tours in Afghanistan, has teamed with Unifi Inc.’s Repreve brand to manufacture American flags that are entirely produced in the U.S. Russo’s company, RePatriot Flag, creates environmentally responsible flags using Repreve recycled fiber made... read more
Thursday, August 25, 2016 at 9:16am
Pedro Lourenço is out and Julia Haart is in at La Perla. Earlier this year, the Italian lingerie brand hired Lourenço to be its first creative director. The Brazilian designer was tasked with overseeing the brand’s lingerie, sleepwear, loungewear and accessories collections for... read more
Thursday, August 25, 2016 at 9:11am
The Lenzing Group significantly improved earnings in the first half of 2016 compared with the same period a year ago, with the fiber company crediting its new SCore Ten group strategy and a focus on its eco-friendly specialty fibers. Lenzing said consolidated earnings before... read more
Thursday, August 25, 2016 at 7:45am
LADY IN RED: The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge made an impromptu visit to the Young Minds charity in London on Thursday. Kate Middleton and Prince William took in a tour of the help-line center and met with kids and volunteers. The young royals took part in a training session... read more
Thursday, August 25, 2016 at 7:00am
Move over fashionista, the “smartphonista” is taking over. A new report by digital advertising company Criteo has discovered a unique and growing group of shoppers. The smartphonista is a fashion shopper who makes her purchases on a smartphone. They account for seven out of 10... read more
Thursday, August 25, 2016 at 6:30am
More changes may be coming soon to the halls of One World Trade Center. With September fashion issues closed, nerves are jangled that a significant cut could be in the offing at Condé Nast that would further consolidate the media giant’s corporate structure, notably its... read more