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The Pants Keep Coming

The pants push is on.

Spring Things

The skirt's the thing this spring, and denim manufacturers are making them every which way.

Fine Watch Field Unwinds With a Pair of N.Y. Parties

NEW YORK -- A strong Christmas season for the fine watch business had vendors and retailers in high spirits at the annual North American Watch Corp. and Baume & Mercier parties here.

Executives from both firms, as well as specialty store...

Kors Trunk Show Brings in $100,000

NEW YORK -- Michael Kors's customers apparently like the retro look.

Their fondness for glamorously cut jackets and slacks resulted in $100,000 in sales for the designer at a Henri Bendel trunk show in Chicago last Friday.

Kors, who was...

YSL's White Roots

PARIS -- Yves Saint Laurent is back. After a month-long battle with double pneumonia, the designer is back in his atelier and promising a collection that's "pure and all about simplicity." Rather dapper in a sharp double-breasted dark suit, white...


Europa and the Bull: Former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher may have her detractors, but her son Mark is bloody well not one of them. He tells the world -- and the press -- that since mum is no longer her country's top dog, England is "going...

The Word From the Runways: Hanae Mori, Jean-Louis Scherrer

Hanae Mori

Hanae Mori's collection this season had enough stars in it to fill a galaxy. She covered her crisp crepe suits and slinky silk dresses with luminous clasps and five-pointed buttons, in looks meant for...

Jerri Sherman Drops Prices

NEW YORK -- Jerri Sherman, a bridge silk blouse and separates manufacturer known for its intricate prints, has dropped the wholesale price of its basic long-sleeved blouses from $89 to $74, effective with fall deliveries.

Jerri Sherman, who...

de la Renta Signs Pacts For Furs, Fashion Jewelry

NEW YORK -- Oscar de la Renta has signed licensing agreements for a fur line and a fashion jewelry line.

After a 14-year relationship with Wagner Fur, de la Renta will now design a fur collection with Alixandre.

Carmine Porcelli, de la...

Denim Dish: Levi's New Board Member ... More Space for Lee ... Whooz That Girl

LEVI'S NEW BOARD MEMBER: Angela Glover Blackwell has been appointed to the board of Levi Strauss Associates, the parent of Levi Strauss & Co. She is the founder and executive director of Urban Strategies Council in Oakland,...

Paris Scoop: Cross-Couture ... Franco-Italian Pact ... Life After ...

CROSS-COUTURE: Crise or no crise, many couture houses say business is booming. And at least one of them has found a whole new customer base. According to the house's designer, a crop of jet-setting transvestites and...

And the Band Plays On: Oscar Hits the Right Notes at Balmain, While Ungaro Does a Soft Number

Emanuel's Soft Appeal

Emanuel Ungaro likes to say how sauvage and violent he is, when in fact he's just an old softy. Tuesday morning at the Carrousel, he showed the softest collection Paris has seen this season. His fabrics...

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