Fashion

Chronic thief gets prison time after peddling ‘high-end’ clothing on Facebook – New York Post

Saturday, March 25, 2017

OLATHE, Kan. — An affluent suburban Kansas City woman with a history of shoplifting was sentenced Friday to a year and seven months in prison for her thefts of tens of thousands dollars of items, often peddled out of her nearly $1 million home. Kelli Jo Bauer, 47 and of Overland Park, Kansas, was also ordered in Kansas’ Johnson County to pay more than $22,000 in restitution to merchants. Bauer…

Chronic thief gets prison time after peddling ‘high-end’ clothing on Facebook – New York Post

Saturday, March 25, 2017

OLATHE, Kan. — An affluent suburban Kansas City woman with a history of shoplifting was sentenced Friday to a year and seven months in prison for her thefts of tens of thousands dollars of items, often peddled out of her nearly $1 million home. Kelli Jo Bauer, 47 and of Overland Park, Kansas, was also ordered in Kansas’ Johnson County to pay more than $22,000 in restitution to merchants. Bauer…

Photos: Spring fashion trends for 2017 | Recent News | herald … – Huntington Herald Dispatch

Saturday, March 25, 2017

Lori Wolfe/The Herald-Dispatch Isabella Assar, from left, Sarah Chafin and Lexi Duncan model spring fashions Thursday, March 23, 2017, at Runway Couture in Huntington. Shoulder-baring looks in stripes or mix-and-match prints are hot for the spring, as are flowy, romantic, Boho-inspired fashions.

Photos: Spring fashion trends for 2017 – Huntington Herald Dispatch

Saturday, March 25, 2017

Lori Wolfe/The Herald-Dispatch Isabella Assar, from left, Sarah Chafin and Lexi Duncan model spring fashions Thursday, March 23, 2017, at Runway Couture in Huntington. Shoulder-baring looks in stripes or mix-and-match prints are hot for the spring, as are flowy, romantic, Boho-inspired fashions.

Week in Fashion: Dakota Johnson and Reese Witherspoon Are Ready for Spring – Vanity Fair

Friday, March 24, 2017

Week in Fashion: Rihanna and Kate Middleton Wore Surprisingly Similar Looks

The Eight Brands Amazon Wants to Build Its Own Fashion Empire On – WWD

Friday, March 24, 2017

Amazon is many things — restless tech giant, consumer-obsessed disruptor and e-commerce innovator. It is one of the top companies to watch in fashion, setting the tone for how to serve shoppers online, experimenting with how to sell to them in a physical environment through its new book stores and beckoning brands with billions of consumer clicks on its marketplace. But will it grow into a fashion powerhouse under its…

Chatsworth House hosts fashion exhibition sponsored by Gucci – The Guardian

Friday, March 24, 2017

Eggs from Chatsworth House’s famed chickens were immortalised in oils by Lucian Freud. (Four Eggs on a Plate sold at Sothebys for £989,000 in 2015.) Now a new exhibition, which opens at the house on Saturday, lays claim to another title for Chatsworth: that of the most fashionable house in England. “This is the most rock’n’roll place I have ever been,” said Alessandro Michele, designer of Gucci, taking his place…

The Eight Brands Amazon Wants to Build Its Own Fashion Empire … – WWD

Friday, March 24, 2017

Amazon is many things — restless tech giant, consumer-obsessed disruptor and e-commerce innovator. It is one of the top companies to watch in fashion, setting the tone for how to serve shoppers online, experimenting with how to sell to them in a physical environment through its new book stores and beckoning brands with billions of consumer clicks on its marketplace. But will it grow into a fashion powerhouse under its…

Vienna prison seeking clothing donations for inmates being released – The Southern

Friday, March 24, 2017

Vienna Correctional Center recently opened its Clothing Closet, which gives donated clothing to men who are being released from prison, to help them make a smoother transition back into society.  These men, within weeks of being released, helped show off the Clothing Closet during an open house Thursday.

Michigan’s magical run ends in heartbreaking fashion – New York Post

Friday, March 24, 2017

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — When the ball left Derrick Walton Jr.’s hand, just about everyone in America knew it was going in. Of course it was going in. After all Michigan had been through and everything the Wolverines had accomplished over the past few weeks, the senior leader’s game-winning shot was the next logical step in their increasingly improbable journey. “There’s no one else on this team that we wanted…

Northeast Saltwater ‘Fashion Show’ comes to RI – Ricentral.com

Friday, March 24, 2017

Fishing has forever fashion classics like khakis with plaid shirts, tennis shoes for wading summer streams, floppy hats adorned with favorite flies or Al’s Goldfish and tan fishing vests, which of course can be worn in all seasons. Millennials have soda bottle fleece layering, puff jackets with stuffing traceable back to some unfortunate naked goose, sling packs you chase in circles trying to open and carbon…

Beautiful gowns, clothing available at PARC’s Unclaimed Clothing Sale in St. Pete – WFLA

Friday, March 24, 2017

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (WFLA) — Imagine being able to get your hands on beautiful gowns, just in time for prom season, for just $5 a piece. There are deals to be had, and not just for special occasions, at The Sun Country Cleaners and PARC 10th annual “Unclaimed Clothing Sale”. “We have so many things, men’s suits women’s suits a lot of men’s dress shirts, and just some casual clothing…

Michigan’s magical run ends in heartbreaking fashion – New York Post

Friday, March 24, 2017

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The ride is over. It’s time for Michigan to return to the runway. The seventh-seeded Wolverines’ remarkable run through March ended in heartbreaking fashion Thursday night in the Midwest Region semifinal, with Derrick Walton Jr.’s missed 3-pointer in the closing seconds sealing a 69-68 loss to third-seeded Oregon at the Sprint Center. The Ducks (32-5), who will appear in the Elite Eight for the second straight…

Northeast Saltwater ‘Fashion Show’ comes to RI – Ricentral.com

Friday, March 24, 2017

Fishing has forever fashion classics like khakis with plaid shirts, tennis shoes for wading summer streams, floppy hats adorned with favorite flies or Al’s Goldfish and tan fishing vests, which of course can be worn in all seasons. Millennials have soda bottle fleece layering, puff jackets with stuffing traceable back to some unfortunate naked goose, sling packs you chase in circles trying to open and carbon…

Michigan’s magical run ends in heartbreaking fashion – New York Post

Friday, March 24, 2017

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The ride is over. It’s time for Michigan to return to the runway. The seventh-seeded Wolverines’ remarkable run through March ended in heartbreaking fashion Thursday night in the Midwest Region semifinal, with Derrick Walton Jr.’s missed 3-pointer in the closing seconds sealing a 69-68 loss to third-seeded Oregon at the Sprint Center. The Ducks (32-5), who will appear in the Elite Eight for the second straight…

Northeast Saltwater ‘Fashion Show’ comes to RI – Ricentral.com

Friday, March 24, 2017

Fishing has forever fashion classics like khakis with plaid shirts, tennis shoes for wading summer streams, floppy hats adorned with favorite flies or Al’s Goldfish and tan fishing vests, which of course can be worn in all seasons. Millennials have soda bottle fleece layering, puff jackets with stuffing traceable back to some unfortunate naked goose, sling packs you chase in circles trying to open and carbon…

IDOC begins "clothing closet" for released inmates – WSIL-TV 3 Southern Illinois – WSIL TV

Friday, March 24, 2017

VIENNA — Inmates at the Vienna Correctional Center will get a fresh start in new clothes when they walk out of prison. It’s part of a new program being introduced throughout prisons across Illinois. Some of the inmates have nothing when they are first released. Corrections leaders say, now, not only will the men leave with new clothes, but with confidence they’ll succeed. “I got me a nice outfit, a…

CALA’s app fits designer clothing to your body using iPhone photos – TechCrunch

Friday, March 24, 2017

A new startup called CALA aims to make it easier for new designers to break into the fashion business by offering everything needed to run their e-commerce operations – from production to delivery. In addition, CALA’s new mobile app where this apparel is sold is upending the traditional way garment sizes are created and fitted by way of 3D body scanning technology. The result is custom apparel that matches shoppers’ own body measurements…

An All Native American Fashion Show to Return to Denver This … – 303 Magazine

Friday, March 24, 2017

It’s no secret that the fashion world we all love has been guilty of excluding diversity when it comes to body types and ethnicity. But within recent years a movement for inclusion has begun to dismantle some of the standards that are associated with the industry. Whether it’s Vogue‘s inclusive cover or the rise of models like Ashley Graham, Winne Harlow and Madeline Stuart, it’s clear that the future of fashion is changing. And good…