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COUTURE HITS AUCTION BLOCK

Byline: Miles Socha

NEW YORK -- Tiffany Dubin could hardly unzip the garment bag fast enough. As head of Sotheby's new fashion department, which is staging its first couture auction...

– October 27, 1997

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PIERRE CARDIN JOINS FIGHT AGAINST AIDS

PARIS -- Pierre Cardin is joining forces with leading international AIDS researcher Dr. Luc Montagnier to help raise funds to fight the disease.
Cardin will host a party at...

– October 27, 1997

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SEEING IT THROUGH

Transparent is the trend of the moment, with lots of see-through fabrics showing flashes of skin, or sheer nude layers atop pastel prints.

– October 27, 1997

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A HOLE BUNCH

It's open season for feet, with spring socks featuring fishnet, latticework, lace and other airy designs.

– October 27, 1997

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HING KONG OUTLOOK: TOUGH YEAR

Byline: Vicki M. Young

NEW YORK -- The retailing environment in Hong Kong will be bearish for at least a year, according to retail analysts there, who are predicting that luxury...

– October 27, 1997

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ANIMAL MAGNETISM

Byline: Karen Robinovitz

Chuckie's has hit SoHo.
After opening eight years ago on the Upper East Side, the shoe emporium headed south to service its growing legion of customers from that part...

– October 27, 1997

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MOST FASHION ISSUES HURTING IN WAKE OF HONG KONG CRASH

NEW YORK -- Despite recoveries in the Asian equities markets, the U.S. stock market continued its downward slide Friday, although a few fashion stocks managed to...

– October 27, 1997

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MAYOR'S CREATES 1ST GALLERY FOR DESIGNERS

Byline: Georgia Lee

BOCA RATON, Fla. -- Responding to the growing importance of designer names in fine jewelry store assortments, Miami-based Mayor's has launched a...

– October 27, 1997

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FORCAST '98
THE AD PAGE CHALLENGE: HOW TO BEAT '97
PUBLISHERS ARE CAUTIOUSLY APPROACHING 1998, HOPING THEY CAN TOP A TERRIFIC YEAR.

Byline: Lisa Lockwood

NEW YORK -- Fashion and lifestyle publishers are...

– October 24, 1997

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MEMO PAD

LUIS TO GUCCI? Gucci reportedly is close to signing photographer Luis Sanchis to shoot its spring ready-to-wear campaign. As reported last week, Mario Testino, responsible for Gucci's image ads the past few...

– October 24, 1997

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TOMMY WORKS OUT

NEW YORK -- Tommy Hilfiger is putting some muscle into his fragrance business with a new scent meant to ride the fitness boom. Hilfiger Athletics is due out in April, and the designer's licensee, the...

– October 24, 1997

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OUTDOOR OVERLOAD?

Byline: Sharon Edelson

Is outdoor advertising losing its creative edge, or has the multitude of messages -- stationary and moving -- made it impossible to break through the...

– October 24, 1997

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