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EYE SCOOP

"Groundbreaking!" cheered the cognoscenti. "Preposterous!" jeered the doubters. Barneys New York had to hold a seminar for its sales staff on how to deal with it.
The subject of all this attention: The...

– August 18, 1997

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SWEEPING UP

The children had been working all day to get the house ready for Ines de la Fressange's 40th birthday party in Saint-Remy-de-Provence in France.
"We choose one animal as a theme and cover all the walls...

– August 18, 1997

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ANALYSTS: CLASSIC LOOKS TO LIFT SECOND HALF

Byline: Diane E. Picard

NEW YORK -- With the bridge market missing the fashion mark in the first half of the year, analysts are looking for the likes of Liz...

– August 18, 1997

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PRADA COMFIRMS BUYING SAN FRANCISCO SITE

NEW YORK -- Prada said Thursday it had purchased a six-floor building on Union Square in San Francisco to house a three-level store, confirming a report that appeared in these...

– August 18, 1997

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NOVEL DENIM NET UP 32.7%

NEW YORK -- Novel Denim Holdings Ltd., in its first earnings report as a publicly traded company, showed a 32.7 percent jump in net earnings to $2.9 million, or 34 cents a share, from $2.2...

– August 18, 1997

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JOE LOGGIA: MAGIC STRATEGIST

Byline: Kristi Ellis

WOODLAND HILLS, Calif. -- Joe Loggia came to MAGIC International 4 1/2 years ago with very little knowledge of the apparel industry, but with a strong sense of...

– August 18, 1997

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SPRING OUTLOOK: SHEER PLEASURES

Byline: Karyn Monget

NEW YORK -- It should be a sheer spring in innerwear departments.
Based on the action at the spring market earlier this month, sheer intimate apparel...

– August 18, 1997

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GLASSER EXITS BLOOMINGDALE'S

NEW YORK -- Stuart Glasser, Bloomingdale's executive vice president for cosmetics, children's wear and men's wear, has resigned to become president and chief executive officer of Casual...

– August 18, 1997

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OSCAR EYES NEW LICENSE

Byline: Karyn Monget / Thomas J. Ryan

NEW YORK -- With licensee Maidenform Worldwide now in Chapter 11, Oscar de La Renta Ltd. is talking with other potential licensees for its...

– August 18, 1997

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– August 18, 1997

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HIP TO BE SQUARE

NEW YORK -- For legs this spring, it's grids galore. The boldest socks show blocks of color, taking a cue from Piet Mondrian. Here, a few examples.

– August 18, 1997

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DOMINION TEXTILES TO SHUTTER GRAY GOODS PLANT IN IRELAND

NEW YORK -- Dominion Textile Inc. will close its gray goods plant in Tralee, Ireland, as part of a plan to reduce costs and move to more value- added...

– August 18, 1997

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