Thursday, July 2, 2015 at 9:01pm
Forgetting the poignant 2000 film “Billy Elliot” and its musical spin-offs, male ballet dancers rarely get main billing. Fashion photographer Matthew Brookes is out to change that with “Les Danseurs,” his forthcoming book exalting the lithe bodies and otherworldly poses of 20... read more
Thursday, July 2, 2015 at 4:44pm
True to the wayward characters he writes about in his new book “Gangland New York: The Places and Faces of Mob History,” Anthony M. DeStefano preferred that a recent interview start with a walk past a few haunts the city’s mobsters made notorious. Readers of his latest... read more
Thursday, July 2, 2015 at 4:30pm
adidas Originals is due to link up with Canadian streetwear brands wings + horns for a collection of apparel and sneakers taking inspiration from both military and sports gear. Hooded bombers, performance tees and trackpants are executed in suitably performance-oriented nylon... read more
Thursday, July 2, 2015 at 4:00pm
With the 4th of July looming, we asked a few socials and designers about their plans for the most patriotic weekend of summer. From fireworks in Brooklyn to beach parties out East, this crew has their bags packed and itineraries cross-checked. The dog days are officially upon... read more
Thursday, July 2, 2015 at 4:00pm
New Balance have unveiled the latest rendition of their tech running classic in the form of the CM1600AG “Black.” Following in the footsteps of the 1600, the pared-down sneakers have been designed with a premium black suede upper, featuring stitching and fused paneling, with... read more
Thursday, July 2, 2015 at 3:32pm
GENEVA — African trade ministers and experts in global commerce said renewal by the U.S. of the African Growth and Opportunity Act last month will help boost trade and investment, including in textiles and apparel, for many developing countries on the continent. “It will help... read more
Thursday, July 2, 2015 at 3:20pm
With the iconic Back to the Future date approaching, we’ve made some steps towards achieving a future that was assumed in the time travel trilogy. Having already peeked a replica of Marty McFly’s power lace sneakers and a real hoverboard, ThinkGeek present the Flux Capacitor.... read more
Thursday, July 2, 2015 at 3:19pm
The dress code was “white or nautical chic” at the New Museum’s annual summer White Party in New York City on Wednesday night — and attendees came appropriately attired in looks ranging from Hamptons glam to Lower East Side edgy. Navy stripes, linen blazers, yachting caps and... read more
Thursday, July 2, 2015 at 3:09pm
U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at Miami International Airport seized 720 pieces of counterfeit jewelry with a suggested retail price of more than $6 million on June 16, the agency said Thursday. The jewelry arrived in a shipment from Hong Kong and bore a nongenuine... read more
Thursday, July 2, 2015 at 3:02pm
Dollar Tree Inc. and Family Dollar Stores Inc. have agreed to sell 330 Family Dollar stores to private equity firm Sycamore Partners to settle Federal Trade Commission charges that the acquisition of Family Dollar would be anticompetitive. The FTC approved the consent order by... read more