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Thursday, February 11, 2016 at 8:20am
Visit the original post to see all 6 images from this gallery. The Air Jordan 1 “Passport” celebrates MJ’s international fame, and probably gets its name from the fact that if you’re as famous as the NBA legend, your fame can take you anywhere. Or something like that.... read more
Thursday, February 11, 2016 at 8:03am
Visit the original post to see all 5 images from this gallery. Highsnobiety‘s series of in-house editorials rolls on into the Spring/Summer 2016 season with a selection of the season’s finest garb on display in our “Reality Called” shoot. Much like our “Same Difference” shoot... read more
Thursday, February 11, 2016 at 7:55am
U.S. stocks are back to sliding after both Asia and Europe’s markets crumbled. In midmorning trading, the S&P 500 was down 28 points to 1,823, the Dow Jones Industrial Average declined by 256 points 15,661 and the Nasdaq fell 53 points to 4,229. The S&P Retail ETF... read more
Thursday, February 11, 2016 at 6:41am
Avon Products Inc. stock is taking a beating after the beauty company said sales dropped for the 16th straight quarter. Avon’s fourth quarter total revenue dropped 20 percent to $1.6 billion and missed the FactSet estimate of $1.8 billion. The net loss was $333 million, or 76... read more
Thursday, February 11, 2016 at 6:40am
ART ATTACK: London-based label Bruta launched its spring 2016 collection at Liberty of London today. The brand, which made its debut last year, incorporates painterly prints and embroideries on unisex shirting. “We wanted to start with one category and make sure we do it well... read more
Thursday, February 11, 2016 at 6:19am
LONDON — British media has reported that Gap Inc. has been organizing its financial affairs in a complex and potentially opaque manner, in order to minimize taxation paid by the company in the U.K. The Evening Standard reported that the company has not paid its corporation tax... read more
Thursday, February 11, 2016 at 6:00am
One year ago, ModiFace had 20 beauty brands using its technology. This month, that number will reach 60, said chief executive officer Parham Aarabi. ModiFace uses augmented reality to let consumers virtually try on beauty products, whether in an app or in a store, such as in a... read more
Thursday, February 11, 2016 at 6:00am
Costume designer Edward Gibbon said he tried to capture the “essence and feelings” of Leo Tolstoy’s “War and Peace” when creating the wardrobe for the BBC TV drama, which is airing in the U.S. Like the book, Andrew Davies’ adaptation of Tolstoy’s masterpiece unfurls in Russia... read more
Thursday, February 11, 2016 at 5:33am
MAJESTIC MEDLEY: London’s Berkeley hotel is marking Queen Elizabeth’s 90th birthday, adding a royal twist to its traditional English afternoon tea. The Queen, whose birthday is on April 21, is the latest muse for the luxury hotel’s Prêt-à-Portea project. RELATED STORY: Queen... read more
Thursday, February 11, 2016 at 3:08am
MILAN — Citing strength in the U.S. and Greater China, Aeffe SpA reported preliminary revenues last year rose 7 percent to 268.8 million euros, or $298.3 million, compared with 251.5 million euros, or $334.5 million in 2014. At constant exchange rates, sales gained 5.1 percent... read more

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