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Mauro Grifoni, Denim, Italy, Milan, store opening,

Grifoni Opens Milan Unit, Eyes Expansion Push

Mauro Grifoni is looking to follow the opening of its latest boutique with continued expansion of its network in Europe and a push in the American market.

gucci, patrizio di marco, frida giannini

Di Marco Takes Hands-on Approach at Gucci

New CEO Patrizio di Marco talks strategy, revamped London store for Gucci.

Francisco Costa, Valerie Steele, Calvin Klein

Francisco Costa: On the Making of a Designer

Francisco Costa, women’s creative director of Calvin Klein Collection, spoke to a FIT audience this week about his path to the top.

chanel, prada, missoni, alberta ferretti, zac posen, j. mendel, joanna mastroainni, lela rose, maria cornejo

Designers React to Stores Asking for Lower Prices

American designers tend to be more willing on price to bend than their European counterparts, like Prada and Givenchy.

Study Says Luxury Market to Decline in 2009

Altagamma says luxury boom is over.

Berlin, Claus-Dietrich Lahrs,

Hugo Boss CEO Sets Growth Plan

As Hugo Boss reports 4th-quarter and full year losses, ceo Claus-Dietrich Lahrs sees multiple growth opportunities for the German fashion giant.


Natori Hosts Beach and Bath Party

A cocktail party celebrating the newest license at the Natori Co. with Loftex USA pulled in retail heavyweights at the Loftex showrooms this month.

Graff ,Cartier, Paco, Underhill, Judith Ripka, Julien Macdonald, brand, luxury,

Luxury's Lament: The End of Flaunting

Luxury business leaders, from Frederic De Narp of Cartier to Karl Lagerfeld to Judith Ripka, discuss the new stigma of buying luxe goods.

creative director,

Creative Directors Replace Double-Duty Designers

Fashion firms demand designers' loyalties.

Walter P. McTeigue & Co., Walter McTeigue, rings,

McTeigue & McClelland Opens New York Salon

Jewelers Walter McTeigue and Tim McClelland have opened their first Manhattan salon, available by appointment.

Lambertson Truex Files Chapter 11

High-end accessories firm Lambertson Truex filed a Chapter 11, and its exit strategy is a sale of the company.

Designers & Agents

Bright and Dark Colors Mix at D&A

At the fall edition of the Designers & Agents show, collections were either mostly all black and basic or bursting with color.

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