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Business of Fashion 19 Aug 2017 - 05:30

Latin America's Fashion Business Billionaires

At least 30 percent of Latin American billionaires can thank the fashion business for part of their fortunes. But how did these fascinating characters get to the top?

NYT Fashion 18 Aug 2017 - 22:30

Open Thread: This Week in Style News

How to take care of your clothes, the rebranding of the Bronx — and more.

Business of Fashion 18 Aug 2017 - 20:08

Millennial Spend and E-Commerce Drives Estée Lauder Boost

Estée Lauder Companies announced annual revenues of $11.8 billion for the fiscal year ending June, an increase of 5 percent on 2016. The gain has been attributed to e-commerce, as well as acquisitions of Becca Cosmetics and Too Faced.

Luxury Daily 18 Aug 2017 - 18:55

Chopard links with for first Chinese ecommerce venture

Swiss jeweler Chopard is the latest luxury player to open an online store on Chinese ecommerce site

WWD 🔒 18 Aug 2017 - 18:50

Lee Jeans’ Fall Collection Speaks to Evolving Ath-leisure Trends

Lee Jeans’ new “Dream Jean” product has resonated with consumers favoring ath-leisure and casualwear trends.

Business of Fashion 18 Aug 2017 - 17:36

Dollar Stores Stand their Ground in Escalating Retail Price War

Dollar Tree Inc and Dollar General Corp, which together operate more than 28,000 stores across the US, have said they don't need to keep cutting prices to stay competitive.

AdAge 18 Aug 2017 - 15:18

What's Trump Worth to Twitter? One Analyst Estimates $2 Billion

Without Donald Trump, Twitter could lose almost a fifth of its value. That's the conclusion of Monness Crespi Hardt & Co. analyst James Cakmak, who said that the social media company would see as much as $2 billion in market value wiped out if @re...

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Best of the week: Influencer marketing on Facebook is going to cost more

This week, our top stories covered influencer marketing on Facebook, Walmart’s growing advertising business and more.

WWD 🔒 18 Aug 2017 - 14:45

Consumer Confidence Increases Across Markets

The Nielsen Consumer Optimism Index tracked a rise in spending due to a variety of factors.

Business of Fashion 18 Aug 2017 - 13:59

BoF’s Fantasy Fashion Draft Picks

Where should fashion’s cohort of free agent designers land? BoF pairs the industry’s top creative talent with houses in need of a creative jolt.

WWD 🔒 18 Aug 2017 - 11:36

Estée Lauder Posts 5% Net Sales Gain

Makeup sales were boosted by the acquisitions of Too Faced and Becca.

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Sophia Amoruso on launching Girlboss Media: ‘There’s no physical inventory; it’s wonderful’

Less than a year after her fashion brand's very public bankruptcy, Nasty Gal founder Sophia Amoruso is launching a media company.

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European Stock Markets Dip

Retail and luxury stocks were mostly in decline in mid-morning trading on Friday.

Luxury Daily 18 Aug 2017 - 08:00

Thomas Pink puts faces to its shirts in craftsmanship content

British apparel and accessories label Thomas Pink is investigating the nonverbal signals given by clothing to explain the importance of quality tailoring.

Business of Fashion 18 Aug 2017 - 05:30

A New Chapter at the Cut

With newly promoted editor-in-chief and president Stella Bugbee at the helm and a fresh site design, New York magazine’s women’s vertical cements its transformation from fashion blog to feminist media brand.

Business of Fashion 18 Aug 2017 - 05:26

Stüssy to Launch T-Shirt Retrospective at Dover Street Market

The London exhibit will explore the t-shirt’s role as a means of communication, and will feature a series of tees bearing graphics from the streetwear brand’s archive.

NYT Fashion 18 Aug 2017 - 05:05

Mary Stuart Masterson, Actress and Beekeeper

Thirty years after starring in the John Hughes movie “Some Kind of Wonderful,” she’s starting a production studio in the Hudson Valley of New York.

NYT Fashion 18 Aug 2017 - 05:02

Married to a Mystery Man

A woman comes to the conclusion that it’s not a lack of love that ends long-term relationships; it’s a lack of curiosity.

WWD 🔒 18 Aug 2017 - 04:30

Organic Fashion Line Reinvigorates ‘Ethical Manufacturing’

Colored Organics manufactures and promotes organic, sweatshop-free apparel across its entire product line.

WWD 🔒 18 Aug 2017 - 04:01

Retail Foot Traffic Tiptoes Back

After a long decline, store visits might be starting to stabilize.

WWD 🔒 18 Aug 2017 - 02:04

Girlboss Media Bolsters Ranks, Confirms $1.2M Seed

The media company founded by Nasty Gal’s Sophia Amoruso is ramping up.

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Gap Inc. CEO Cites Progress Across Portfolio

Gap Inc. reported a strong second quarter, with Old Navy still leading the way.

NYT Fashion 17 Aug 2017 - 22:06

Eight Working Tote Bags for Fall

This season, oversize carryalls with subtle details and shapely construction are practical magic.

NYT Fashion 17 Aug 2017 - 21:54

Inside Jun Takahashi’s World — and Studio

How the shoot and story came together with the enigmatic Japanese designer of Undercover.