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Tuesday, March 24, 2015 at 12:00pm
LONDON — Mary Katrantzou has scooped this year’s BFC/Vogue Designer Fashion Fund prize, beating competitors Osman, Holly Fulton, Michael van der Ham, Mother of Pearl, Sophia Webster and Emilia Wickstead. The fund, established in 2008, provides the winning designer with high-... read more
Tuesday, March 24, 2015 at 11:40am
Following in the no-pun-intended footsteps of Bootee Check, Spain’s Picasso Babe introduces a line of hype sneakers designed explicitly for babies. Each crocheted re-appropriation is handmade and constructed entirely of cotton. Among the latest offerings are the adidas Yeezy... read more
Tuesday, March 24, 2015 at 11:25am
Pevonia is back in the family now. The founders of the spa-orientated skin-care brand Philippe and Sylvie Hennessy, repurchased 100 percent of the company from the private equity firm TSG Consumer Partners. They completed the deal on Feb. 17. The purchase comes after TSG sold... read more
Tuesday, March 24, 2015 at 11:19am
ALL FRIED OUT: Lindsay Owen-Jones, the retired chairman of L’Oréal, has prevailed in his seven-year battle with Valérie Maertens, the owner of a small snack bar in the French ski village Val d’Isère. A local court in Albertville ordered the closure of the bar on Tuesday. “I don... read more
Tuesday, March 24, 2015 at 11:19am
ALL FRIED OUT: Lindsay Owen-Jones, the retired chairman of L’Oréal, has prevailed in his seven-year battle with Valérie Maertens, the owner of a small snack bar in the French ski village Val d’Isère. A local court in Albertville ordered the closure of the bar on Tuesday. “I don... read more
Tuesday, March 24, 2015 at 11:00am
When I first entered the 3125C Galleria in Hong Kong, I was immediately struck by a cacophony of sight and sound. The music was bumping and the crowd was loud, but amongst all this was one unexpected sound: the buzz of a tattoo gun. The spartan gallery space — nothing more... read more
Tuesday, March 24, 2015 at 10:50am
Given the success of Fuck, That’s Delicious, it’s no surprise that Munchies have decided to capitalize in on Action Bronson’s wayward charm with a new one-off video. This time, Bronson heads back to his hometown of New York City to visit Eataly for a no-holds barred tour which... read more
Tuesday, March 24, 2015 at 10:48am
BERLIN — Beiersdorf’s Nivea has revamped its 100-year-old classic cream, aiming for male appeal. Nivea Men Creme will enter the global market in April. Nivea Creme was developed in 1911, and quickly became a top seller. While marketed as a women’s moisturizer, the thick cream... read more
Tuesday, March 24, 2015 at 10:48am
Abercrombie & Fitch Co. had a rough go of it last year — when comparable-store sales fell 8 percent — but the company has a plan to reinvent itself and is sticking by it. Chief financial officer Joanne Crevoiserat told investors at the Telsey Advisory Group consumer... read more
Tuesday, March 24, 2015 at 10:37am
Following a successful run in Tokyo with their experiential retail space dubbed the “Sakura Project,” NYC streetwear boutique KITH lifts the curtain on their Ronnie Fieg and PUMA collaboration via an exclusive set of images providing a closer look at the highly-anticipated... read more

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