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  1. Fashion Illustrator Jeanette Getrost Plans Phone Cases, Packaging, Talk at Camp DavidRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 14 | Women's Wear Daily

    BETWEEN THE LINES: In New York for a Q&A at Spring Place and a happy hour at Camp David in Brooklyn on Thursday, Los Angeles -based fashion illustrator Jeanette Getrost discussed how the medium is coming back to life. About 20 will be at the NYFW event at Spring and the crowd will be considerably livelier at Camp David, the co-working space for creatives started by Milk Studios' Mazdack Rassi and Erez Shternlich.

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  2. Amika Enters Sephora StoresRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 8 | Women's Wear Daily

    Six years after launching on the retailer's web site, Amika is now going into Sephora's bricks-and-mortar stores.Starting Feb. 23, the Brooklyn-based hair-care brand is entering 75 Sephora doors in the U.S. and Canada with 11 stock-keeping units, including its Polished Perfection Straightening Brush, Perk Up Dry Shampoo and Soulfood Nourishing Mask, among others." For us, Sephora is the ultimate beauty retailer," said Chelsea Riggs, brand president of Amika.

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  3. Spring 2018 Fashion Trend: Casual SatinRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2017 | Women's Wear Daily

    A Brooklyn start-up created by an attorney and a childhood friend is trying to give women a voice with its "Believe Women" shirts. Tareq G. Brown, co-founder of @americahatesus with Brandon Riviera, planned on creating streetwear that relayed the struggles of marginalized groups.

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  4. Converse Rethinks CollaborationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2017 | Women's Wear Daily

    Converse, which will turn 110 next year, isn't new to collaborations. Its signature silhouette, the Chuck Taylor All Star, is an ideal canvas for brands like Comme des GarA ons or Missoni to recalibrate the shoe and reach a wider audience.But in 2017 there was a marked shift in the people, places and things that Converse began to align with."

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  5. New York Cares and The Fashion Foundation Help New Yorkers in NeedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2017 | Women's Wear Daily

    New York Cares aims to collect 125,000 donated coats by the end of the year, while the Fashion Foundation recently gave gift-filled backpacks to 100 Brooklyn students. 'TIS THE SEASON: More than halfway to its goal of collecting 125,000 donated coats, this year's annual New York Cares Coat Drive has less than a week to go.

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  6. 'Norell: Dean of American Fashion' to Be Presented at Museum at FITRead the original story

    Dec 11, 2017 | Women's Wear Daily

    The looks range from daytime suits and jersey separates to men's wear-inspired outerwear to Norell's hallmark "mermaid" dresses. Known for his sleek, sophisticated American glamour, Norman Norell will be the subject of an upcoming exhibition, "Norell: Dean of American Fashion" at The Museum at the Fashion Institute of Technology from Feb. 9 though April 14. Approximately 100 Norell ensembles and accessories from the Museum of FIT 's permanent collection, as well as objects borrowed from the private collection of Kenneth Pool, will be displayed.

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  7. Eileen Fisher: Combining Modern Designs With Social ResponsibilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2017 | Women's Wear Daily

    Eileen Fisher, founder and chairwoman of Eileen Fisher Inc., has taken an unorthodox approach to building her clothing business which generates close to $500 million.Designing effortless clothes that are known for their simple shapes, never staging a fashion show, giving employees stock ownership in the company, beginning every meeting by ringing a bell, and being a leader in sustainability are some of the features that distinguish the firm's unusual culture.Speaking with Fern Mallis, creator of New York Fashion Week, author and industry consultant, at the 92nd Street Y Tuesday night, it was disclosed that Fisher heads the largest women's fashion company to be certified a B Corporation that voluntarily meets high criteria for social and environmental performance, accountability and transparency.

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  8. CFDA Incubator Makes Final Showcase Stop at W HollywoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2017 | Women's Wear Daily

    When Alexandra Alvarez wraps her time in the Council of Fashion Designers of America's incubator program in the spring, she'll be tasked with evolving beyond the bodysuit she's built a brand around." I know I can't do bodysuits forever," Alvarez, the founder of Alix, said.

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  9. Ulta Beauty's Dave Kimbell Talks First Manhattan StoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2017 | Women's Wear Daily

    Ulta Beauty has officially landed in New York.The Illinois-based beauty retailer marked the grand opening of its first Manhattan location with a press event on Tuesday, where store executives walked editors through the sprawling 12,000-square-foot space. The store - located on the Upper East Side between Third Avenue and Lexington at 188 East 86th Street - holds 20,000 products from 500 brands, plus a 10-chair salon in the back.

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  10. Andre Walker Prepares for Next Act With Paris Show of ArchivesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2017 | Women's Wear Daily

    IN WITH THE NEW: Andre Walker is ready for his next act.The Brooklyn, N.Y.-based designer is collaborating with Off-White on an upcoming capsule collection, and staged a show of archival pieces, titled Non Existant Patterns 2017-20, at Les Arts DA coratifs during Paris Fashion Week.Based on original designs from 1982 to 1987, held by collectors including Kim Jones, Patricia Field and Kim Hastreiter, the 15 looks were reproduced using Pendleton fabrics.

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  11. New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio Gets a Public Reminder to Save the ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2017 | Women's Wear Daily

    Manufacturing accounts for roughly 1 million square feet in the Garment District, and as indicated in the letter sent to de Blasio Saturday, the proposed industrial space in Sunset Park only represents a fraction of that. MAYORAL APPEAL: Rather than just send a letter to New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio asking - for a second time - that the Garment Center Steering Committee's recommendations be considered before any changes to the zoning are made, Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney and a group of supporters held a press event Saturday morning.

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  12. Calvin Klein and Warhol: The Brooklyn Artists Who Got the Job DoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2017 | Women's Wear Daily

    Lqqk founder Alex Dondero, along with a staff of five printers, created experimental treatments and screens for the house's spring collection . Simons' collection required extensive screen-printing development, logistics and labor.

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  13. The Brooklyn Print Studio Fostering a New Generation of Indie T-Shirt BrandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2017 | Women's Wear Daily

    Lqqk Studio in Bushwick - called upon by Dover Street Market and Tom Sachs - has spun a creative network of artists, designers and musicians. Alex Dondero is dazed and bewildered.

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  14. Pratt Lines up '47 for Redesign Course, Recruits Rochambeau and ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2017 | Women's Wear Daily

    Rochambeau is also creating a capsule collection with the rapper, artist and performer Yung Jake for the Made LA event slated for June 9 and 10. DESIGNER DISASSEMBLAGE: The unlikely consortium of the Boston-based company '47, Pratt Institute, Rochambeau designers Joshua Cooper and Laurence Chandler and musician-model Aluna Francis will be joining forces on April 27 at National Sawdust. The fashion show in Brooklyn will be the cap-off event for the unprecedented "47 Redesign" course, which challenged Pratt students to deconstruct New York Yankees baseball hats, NFL hoodies and other '47 dead stock to reimagine them.

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