Fashion

Big New York City fashion brands to mentor fashion tech start-ups – CNBC.com

Wednesday, March 26, 2014

Sherpaa, a medical start-up, is making strides, including gaining financial support from David Karp, founder of Tumblr, now part of Yahoo, the Wall Street Journal reported.

Malia Obama is fashion star in China – New York Daily News

Wednesday, March 26, 2014

© POOL New / Reuters/REUTERS First Lady Michelle Obama, her daughters Malia (right), Sasha (left), Michelle Obama’s mother Marian Robinson, (second from left), pose for photos with Chinese President Xi Jinping, and his wife Peng Liyuan (second from right), at the Diaoyutai State guest house in Beijing on Friday. Fans adored the Topshop dress Malia wore, which quickly sold out online. © POOL New / Reuters/REUTERS Visiting a school in…

Reconstructing the Meaning of Fashion – Huffington Post

Wednesday, March 26, 2014

Paradigm Shifters is a series of interviews with a select group of women from eclectic walks of life. It will highlight unspoken, real life insights on how women have been able to turn weakness into strength. A naked soul point of view of how their breakdowns were really a preparation for breakthroughs. They are your quintessential Paradigm Shifters; internal shifts converted into genuine change. Everything I have ever done has…

4 clothing brands police associate with the drug culture as they stop motorists – MLive.com

Tuesday, March 25, 2014

EAST LANSING – Jermaine Calloway has toured the country warning police organizations of what to look for when trying to spot illegal drugs on motorists, all the way down to the clothes they wear. “Nothing in the drug world happens without a reason,” Calloway, a Boise, Idaho police officer since 1997, said on Tuesday at the 19th Annual Michigan Traffic Safety Summit. Police organizations from all over the state are meeting…

Learn To Pronounce All Those Tricky Fashion House Names – Business Insider

Tuesday, March 25, 2014

i-D Magazine Fashion houses span the globe, so it makes sense some cultures have trouble pronouncing brand names such as Moschino (mos’kee’no) or Fausto Puglisi (fao’sto poo’yeezy). Fashion magazine i-D created an awesome video that teaches you how to speak the language of supermodels with the “international fashion alphabet. We first saw it at New York Magazine’s The Cut. The video goes from A to Z, starting with Parisian fashion…

Rihanna set to receive CFDA Fashion Icon of the Year Award – Daily Mail

Tuesday, March 25, 2014

By Misty White Sidell PUBLISHED: 15:01 EST, 24 March 2014 | UPDATED: 16:17 EST, 24 March 2014 Following in the footsteps of style icons Kate Moss and Lady Gaga, Rihanna has been announced as the recipient of the 2014 CFDA Fashion Icon Award. The 26-year-old, who is the current star of Balmain’s spring 2014 campaign, will be presented with the honor on June 2 at Lincoln Center in New York…

Rihanna to Be Honored With CFDA Fashion Icon Award – ABC News

Monday, March 24, 2014

Rihanna earned an icon award at the American Music Awards last year. Now she’s receiving a similar honor from the fashion world. The Council of Fashion Designers of America, Inc., announced Monday that the 26-year-old pop star will receive the CFDA Fashion Icon Award on June 2 in New York City. The award is given to one whose style has made a tremendous impact on pop culture around the world….

Spring 2014 Fashion Preview (Photo Gallery) – The Albany Herald

Monday, March 24, 2014

The classic floral print never goes out of style. (Special photo) Photo Gallery Spring Fashion 2014 Check out the hottest looks and trends for Spring 2014. The seasons are changing (sorta), so with the return of spring, comes the latest trends in spring fashion. Yes, it’s time to finally pull out those sundresses, flip-flops and shorts that come in a variety of colors. Typically, fall and spring fashion schemes stick…

L’Wren Scott’s fashion business prospects ‘were encouraging,’ friends say – New York Daily News

Monday, March 24, 2014

From 1939 Times Square to the Towers in the 90’s, the Daily News has the legendary photos of NYC.

L’Wren Scott’s fashion business prospects ‘were encouraging,’ friends say – New York Daily News

Monday, March 24, 2014

From 1939 Times Square to the Towers in the 90’s, the Daily News has the legendary photos of NYC.

Why the most stylish women are wearing British fashion – Telegraph.co.uk

Monday, March 24, 2014

Long celebrated for its showstopping individuality, British fashion is now super-wearable too. Five stylish women tell us why home-grown labels work for them BY Alison Taylor | 23 March 2014 <!– –> These stylish women tell Alison Taylor why home-grown labels work for them Photo: MICHELLE BEATTY …

Spring fashion: Crop tops, high waists, wide legs – Colorado Springs Gazette

Monday, March 24, 2014

It’s still chilly in much of the country, but stores are clearing out coats and sweaters to make way for spring’s bright colors and lighter clothing. And if you’re looking to update your wardrobe this season, you’ll need to know about a few key trends: crop tops, high waists and wider legs in pants. But don’t panic yet about the idea of wearing a top that might not reach your…

L’Wren Scott’s fashion business prospects ‘were encouraging,’ friends say – New York Daily News

Monday, March 24, 2014

From 1939 Times Square to the Towers in the 90’s, the Daily News has the legendary photos of NYC.

L’Wren Scott’s fashion business prospects ‘were encouraging,’ friends say – New York Daily News

Monday, March 24, 2014

From 1939 Times Square to the Towers in the 90’s, the Daily News has the legendary photos of NYC.

L’Wren Scott’s fashion business prospects ‘were encouraging,’ friends say – New York Daily News

Monday, March 24, 2014

From 1939 Times Square to the Towers in the 90’s, the Daily News has the legendary photos of NYC.

L’Wren Scott’s fashion business prospects ‘were encouraging,’ friends say – New York Daily News

Monday, March 24, 2014

From 1939 Times Square to the Towers in the 90’s, the Daily News has the legendary photos of NYC.

L’Wren Scott’s fashion business prospects ‘were encouraging,’ friends say – New York Daily News

Sunday, March 23, 2014

From 1939 Times Square to the Towers in the 90’s, the Daily News has the legendary photos of NYC.

L’Wren Scott’s fashion business prospects ‘were encouraging,’ friends say – New York Daily News

Sunday, March 23, 2014

From 1939 Times Square to the Towers in the 90’s, the Daily News has the legendary photos of NYC.

Made in America fashion shines bright at CNY boutiques (photos) – The Post-Standard

Sunday, March 23, 2014

A white moto jacket with leather trim; a lacy, form-fitting dress; a red jasper and seed bead necklace: every piece made in the USA. While label-conscious shoppers have been searching for the Made in USA tag for a while now, today they are more likely to find it in local boutiques, online and even the mall. More emerging design companies like Lombardi Leather in Skaneateles and Daftbird in California are…

NOLA Fashion Week pushing for tax credits to help growing, local fashion industry – WWL

Sunday, March 23, 2014

Jaclyn Kelley / Eyewitness News Email: jkelley@wwltv.com / Twitter: @JKelleyWWL NEW ORLEANS — New Orleans is known for many things and fashion maybe the next phenomenon for the city.  In a short span of time, NOLA Fashion Week has put local designers on the map, and in the process, created a fast growing industry.   /* Style Definitions */ table.MsoNormalTable {mso-style-name:”Table Normal”; mso-tstyle-rowband-size:0; mso-tstyle-colband-size:0; mso-style-noshow:yes; mso-style-priority:99; mso-style-qformat:yes; mso-style-parent:””;…