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MODERN PRIMITIVES
LISA JENKS'S DESIGN ESTHETIC PROVES TO BE TRENDY AND TIMELESS.

Byline: Wendy Hessen

NEW YORK -- Though not always intentionally, Lisa Jenks tends to go her own way.
The combination of a...

– April 21, 1997

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TWO ROOMS, FIVE CUISINES

Byline: A.B.

NEW YORK -- The newest venture of restaurateurs Geoffrey Murray and Rocco Ancarola is a globetrotter's culinary dream: It cover cuisines from exotic Africa, the Far East,...

– April 21, 1997

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WARMING UP TO FALL

Fall is the time for warming against the cold, and accessories firms from a range of categories have their own ways of doing it. In this issue, nubbier, textured knits warm the body, an array of...

– April 21, 1997

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TEN CONTEST UNVEILS ROSTER OF WINNERS

NEW YORK -- The winners in ENK International's first TEN accessories designer awards contest have been selected from a field of more than 100 entries.
They are Tateossian,...

– April 21, 1997

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FALL IDEAS: INDIVIDUAL ACCENTS

Byline: Karen Parr

NEW YORK -- While critics may be lamenting a numbing sameness in fashion these days, there seems to be plenty of room in accessories for young designers to...

– April 21, 1997

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BROAD AGENDA IS SET FOR 1ST CEO SUMMIT

NEW YORK -- From consumer behavior to brand-building, global distribution to fashion trends, the agenda is set for the inaugural Women's Wear Daily CEO Summit.
The...

– April 21, 1997

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NEW DESIGNERS
BALANCING ACT

Byline: Kimberly Forrest

NEW YORK -- Mizuki Nagasawa and Alan Golts have a Yin-Yang relationship.
Their East-meets-West partnership -- she grew up in Japan and moved to...

– April 21, 1997

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A|X: THE NEW DIMENSION

NEW YORK -- For fall, A|X Armani Exchange is moving away from item dressing in favor of a more cohesive, tailored look. According to Suzanne Barton, director of product development, "This...

– April 21, 1997

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JAFFE FAMILY SELLING DRESS BARN SHARES

NEW YORK -- The Jaffe family plans to sell two million shares of Dress Barn Inc. in a secondary offering, netting about $30 million at current market prices. The family founded...

– April 21, 1997

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MOSSIMO SEES LOSS IN PERIOD

IRVINE, Calif. -- Mossimo Inc. said it expects to report a first-quarter loss of about $500,000, primarily due to soft sales and a pretax charge of $800,000 to discontinue its watch...

– April 21, 1997

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BAGS LEAD THE PACK
SALES OF HANDBAGS, AT BETTER-TO-DESIGNER PRICES, ARE LIGHTING UP RETAIL, ALONG WITH HIGH-END JEWELRY.

Byline: Teena Hammond / with contributions from Kristi Ellis

LOS ANGELES -- The...

– April 21, 1997

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FALL IDEAS: INDIVIDUAL ACCENTS

Byline: Karen Parr

NEW YORK -- While critics may be lamenting a numbing sameness in fashion these days, there seems to be plenty of room in accessories for young designers to...

– April 21, 1997

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