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Ready-to-Wear and Sportswear

Xcel Brands Buys Halston Diffusion Lines

The H Halston and H by Halston brands were sold for $27.7 million in a combination of cash, shares of Xcel Brands stock and warrants.

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Popbasic Takes Micro-Collection Approach

Each month on a Wednesday at precisely 10 a.m., the three-person startup drops a new, three-item micro-collection of women’s apparel and accessories.

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Australian Fashion Foundation Names 2015 Winners

The winners of the annual internship program are Alexander Oscar Kelvy and Grace Butterworth.

Bread & Butter Files for Insolvency

Concurrently, the jeans and urbanwear fair plans to start with a new concept in January 2015.

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Joe Fresh Names Senior Vice President of Women's Design

Henriette Ernst will be based at the brand’s New York design studio and report to Joe Mimran, creative director, and Mario Grauso, president.

Brazilian Fashion Incubator Gains Steam

BtoBe aims to promote up-and-coming designers internationally as the country works to rev up its textile exports.

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The New Kimora Lee Simmons

Today, Simmons is launching KLS Kimora Lee Simmons, her collection of clean, tailored and taut designer ready-to-wear that reflects a new phase of her life.

PVH Grants $5 Million to Save the Children

Emanuel Chirico is set to participate this morning at the White House summit on a panel urging business leaders to invest in early education.

Next Bread & Butter Edition Canceled

The next edition of the jeans and urbanwear fair was scheduled for Jan. 19 to 21.

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Ramy Brook Launches Ath-leisure Line

The contemporary sportswear and accessories firm is jumping into the red-hot market with Après Ramy Brook.

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Elie Tahari Sport to Launch for Spring

The line has its own logo and hangtag and is marketed separately from the designer’s Collection line.

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