Fashion

A Biddeford clothing designer is opening a new shop in the Old Port – Bangor Daily News

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

  Roxi Suger and Julian Schlaver in their new shop. Where pottery was manufactured, exported and imported in the 1800s, soon eco-friendly wraps, skirts and versatile women’s clothing will rule 271 Commercial Street. Biddeford-based designer Roxi Suger, plans to open her second Maine store in May in the E. Swasey and Co. Pottery Building. As a counter to Athletica, the GAP leisurewear company opening around the corner, Suger’s frocks couldn’t…

Santiago Barberi Gonzalez, a Colombian Fashion Star, Dies at 40 … – New York Times

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

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Reviving fashion excitement – Otago Daily Times

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

A major debrief will be held in the next few weeks by the iD Dunedin Fashion Week committee to unravel and review why this year’s show is expected to make a significant loss. The committee has already blamed superstar Adele’s three concerts in Auckland as a major reason for reduced sales. Adele sang to three sell-out crowds in Auckland during the time the fashion shows were held in Dunedin. The…

Ralph Toledano Resigns From Puig in Fashion World Upheaval – New York Times

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

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This designer clothing line is stylish … and bulletproof – Mar. 27, 2017 – CNNMoney

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Miguel Caballero isn’t your typical boss. He’s shot at every one of his employees — and they’ve all survived. He wants them to believe in the product they make. Not the gun, but bulletproof clothing he produces in Bogota, Colombia. “Several times I’ve shot my wife, I’ve shot my lawyer, my brothers, and I’ve shot myself,” Miguel Caballero told me, pointing to his abdomen. “It’s in order to get a…

This designer clothing line is stylish … and bulletproof – CNNMoney

Monday, March 27, 2017

Miguel Caballero isn’t your typical boss. He’s shot at every one of his employees — and they’ve all survived. He wants them to believe in the product they make. Not the gun, but bulletproof clothing he produces in Bogota, Colombia. “Several times I’ve shot my wife, I’ve shot my lawyer, my brothers, and I’ve shot myself,” Miguel Caballero told me, pointing to his abdomen. “It’s in order to get a…

Santiago Barberi Gonzalez, a Colombian Fashion Star, Dies at 40 – New York Times

Monday, March 27, 2017

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Is See-Now-Buy-Now Just a Trend, or the Future of Fashion? – New York Magazine

Monday, March 27, 2017

Thakoon and Tom Ford both recently halted the see-now-buy-now approach. Photo: Pedro Fiuza/NurPhoto via Getty Images The fashion industry loves a bandwagon, and the see-now-buy-now one keeps rolling along. A murderer’s row of major brands, from Burberry and Ralph Lauren to Tommy Hilfiger and Moschino, has incorporated at least some element of instant gratification into their recent collections. Burberry and Lauren presented immediately shoppable runway shows, with the latter inviting…

The Rise of Modest Fashion in Russia – Forbes

Monday, March 27, 2017

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Android Wear has made it trivially easy for fashion companies to ‘make’ tech products – The Verge

Monday, March 27, 2017

March has been a particularly fecund time for new Android Wear watch announcements, though unlike previous years, the brands behind these devices are almost all from the fashion and luxury spheres of business. Tag Heuer, Montblanc, Hugo Boss, Tommy Hilfiger, Diesel, Emporio Armani, Michael Kors, and Movado are just some of the well known names announcing Wear 2.0 smartwatches. This wave of new products is symptomatic of a broader trend…

CLE Clothing Company Gives Back – WKYC-TV

Monday, March 27, 2017

CLE Clothing Company makes good on a holiday clothing drive.

Wirth Watching – Spring time means new spring fashion – Good4Utah

Monday, March 27, 2017

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (ABC4 Utah) – Well you may have noticed stores are full of spring fashions. This is not a new concept in merchandising. I found that 125-year-old Utah papers were full of spring clothing advertisements. Oh, and better than that, I found some rare vintage fashion show films. The giant fashion film archives, ‘Glamour Daze’, said of course I could share these films with Utah. I think…

Fashion Week, Food and Wine festival wrap up in Palm Desert – The Desert Sun

Monday, March 27, 2017

CLOSE x Embed x Share Michael Costello and the Stars of “Project Runway” show at Fashion Week El Paseo in Palm Desert. (March 21, 2017) Xochitl Pena/The Desert Sun Buy Photo CD Greene showed fabric options for a dress at his trunk show on the final day of El Paseo Fashion Week, Sunday, March 26, 2017.(Photo: Zoe Meyers/The Desert Sun)Buy Photo After nine days of fashion, including canine couture and “Project Runway”…

Trendy Hospital Clothing To Make Cancer Patients Dress ‘Well’ Even When Unwell – NPR

Monday, March 27, 2017

1 of 8 i View slideshow Undergoing treatment for cancer is hard enough by itself. And for many cancer patients who spend most of their time in a hospital, it gets even harder with the loss of basic comforts. The hospital’s sterile environment, the fluorescent lights and the disposable gowns do little to make medical treatment more bearable. Nikla Lancksweert, wanted to do a little something to help with that…

Derby fashion show held for charity – WAVE 3

Monday, March 27, 2017

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INGA Wellbeing: Fashionable Hospital Clothing To Help Cancer … – NPR

Monday, March 27, 2017

1 of 8 i View slideshow Undergoing treatment for cancer is hard enough by itself. And for many cancer patients who spend most of their time in a hospital, it gets even harder with the loss of basic comforts. The hospital’s sterile environment, the fluorescent lights and the disposable gowns do little to make medical treatment more bearable. Nikla Lancksweert, wanted to do a little something to help with that…

Trendy Hospital Clothing To Make Cancer Patients Dress ‘Well’ Even When Unwell – NPR

Monday, March 27, 2017

1 of 8 i View slideshow Undergoing treatment for cancer is hard enough by itself. And for many cancer patients who spend most of their time in a hospital, it gets even harder with the loss of basic comforts. The hospital’s sterile environment, the fluorescent lights and the disposable gowns do little to make medical treatment more bearable. Nikla Lancksweert, wanted to do a little something to help with that…

Forsyth woman creates historic clothing – MyWebTimes.com

Monday, March 27, 2017

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