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Friday, April 17, 2015 at 9:01pm
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Friday, April 17, 2015 at 8:22pm
JOHANNESBURG — South African president Jacob Zuma may have appealed for peace, but as opposition leader Julius Malema of the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) party delivered a blistering attack on his former ally, laying the blame squarely on the president’s shoulders for the... read more
Friday, April 17, 2015 at 8:13pm
There wasn’t a dry eye in the room at the 15th annual Heartworks Gala, a fund-raising event that benefits The Marfan Foundation, a group that helps patients and families affected by the Marfan syndrome, a genetic connective-tissue disorder. Karen Murray, president of VF... read more
Friday, April 17, 2015 at 4:38pm
Raffaele Caruso SpA has appointed Marco Angeloni chief operating officer. He succeeds Emilio Carbonera Giani, who left the company at the end of March. Caruso, who has an MBA from French Insead business school, worked at Bain & Co. prior to joining Raffaele Caruso in 2015... read more
Friday, April 17, 2015 at 4:21pm
Following an array of teaser trailers for some of the biggest films of 2015 like Star Wars: The Force Awakens and The Hateful Eight, we now get our first look at the forthcoming film Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice which finds the Caped Crusader and Man of Steel sharing the... read more
Friday, April 17, 2015 at 4:06pm
The New Yorkers for Children’s annual spring dinner on Thursday was held in honor of Oscar de la Renta, a longtime champion of the organization. But it was Diane Von Furstenberg — or at least, her brand — that created the most buzz around the Mandarin Oriental’s grand ballroom... read more
Friday, April 17, 2015 at 4:00pm
Japanese retailer NEPENTHES has released their latest editorial for Spring/Summer 2015 entitled “Spirit of Inquiry.” Photographer Kenta Sawada provides commentary on the exploration of youth culture through playful shots, using grainy film techniques that correspond well to... read more
Friday, April 17, 2015 at 3:49pm
JONATHAN COHEN HITS THE BEACH WITH MARYSIA SWIM: Jonathan Cohen is dipping his toe into the water in a design collaboration with Marysia Swim. Hitting stores on April 30, the four styles blend the leopard dot print from Cohen’s current spring collection with Marysia Dobrzanska... read more
Friday, April 17, 2015 at 3:49pm
JONATHAN COHEN HITS THE BEACH WITH MARYSIA SWIM: Jonathan Cohen is dipping his toe into the water in a design collaboration with Marysia Swim. Hitting stores on April 30, the four styles blend the leopard dot print from Cohen’s current spring collection with Marysia Dobrzanska... read more
Friday, April 17, 2015 at 3:34pm
Seth Horowitz has resigned as chief operating officer of Iconix Brand Group, a post he’d held just over a year. Iconix said it currently has no plans to seek a successor in the post and that Horowitz’s responsibilities are now being assumed by “the broader Iconix team.”... read more

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