Friday, May 22, 2015 at 9:23am
WASHINGTON — Pushed down by the men’s sector, retail apparel prices fell a seasonally adjusted 0.3 percent in April, according to the Labor Department’s Consumer Price Index released Friday. A 2.1 percent decline in men’s apparel prices tipped the sector’s overall price index... read more
Friday, May 22, 2015 at 9:10am
Marigay McKee is looking forward. The British retail queen, who recently was pushed out as president of Saks Fifth Avenue after a stormy 15-month tenure, celebrated her engagement to General Atlantic chief executive Bill Ford at a private bash Thursday night. The couple was... read more
Friday, May 22, 2015 at 8:00am
Liquiproof, the same company that created the stain-free sneaker spray, has re-purposed the technology for a new fabric protection spray that promises to waterproof your entire wardrobe. The protectant spray creates an invisible coating on top of all fabric surfaces that... read more
Friday, May 22, 2015 at 7:40am
CHICAGO — Lou & Grey, the casual sister to Loft and Ann Taylor, is focused on expanding its presence through a steady rollout of freestanding stores. The activewear-inspired lifestyle brand launched in January 2014 in Loft stores. “We really believe in this way of dressing... read more
Friday, May 22, 2015 at 7:20am
Lithuanian model Edita Vilkeviciute appears in front of the lens of fashion photographer Pamela Hanson in a casual new editorial. Getting rid of any glamorous connotations, the shoot takes place inside a classically European hotel room and features the Baltic beauty in both... read more
Friday, May 22, 2015 at 7:07am
ANTIBES, France — Banksy or Botero? Those were among questions guests mulled at the 23nd edition of amfAR’s annual Cinema Against AIDS gala at the Hôtel du Cap-Eden-Roc in Antibes, France, on Thursday night, which unexpectedly turned into a bona fide art auction. Hollywood... read more
Friday, May 22, 2015 at 6:42am
Stone Island continues to innovate in the world of clothing as they present their latest goods for Fall/Winter 2015. Based around the theme of “coalescence,” the physical phenomenon through which drops of a liquid, the bubbles of a gaseous substance or particles of a solid... read more
Friday, May 22, 2015 at 6:40am
After dropping a full stream for his debut EP .Wav Theory, Towkio has dropped the official music video for “Reflection.” Produced by Kaytranada, the track takes the viewer on a journey through a hedonistic house party, featuring girls, drugs and hooking up. It will either... read more
Friday, May 22, 2015 at 6:25am
PARIS – Marques’ Almeida’s Marta Marques and Paulo Almeida won the second annual LVMH Prize, an international contest for young designers selected by some of the industry’s biggest creative figures. The Portuguese designers receive a grant of 300,000 euros, or $333,300 at... read more
Friday, May 22, 2015 at 6:21am
A$AP Rocky’s new album, At.Long.Last.A$AP, features a number of notable contributors. M.I.A., Future, SchHoolboy Q, Kanye West, Juicy J, UGK, Mos Def, Danger Mouse and Mark Ronson – the list is like a Rolodex of hip-hop’s best-known talent. Then there’s Joe Fox – a man who... read more