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CARTIER'S WORKSHOP IN LONDON HIT FOR $1.69 MILLION IN GOODS

LONDON -- Thieves broke into Cartier's main workshop here and stole gems and jewelry with an estimated value of up to $1.69 million (1 million...

– November 21, 1997

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BASIC SKIN CARE FRESHENS UP

Byline: Chantal Tode

NEW YORK -- In the skin care marketplace, where the latest technological breakthrough often captures media attention, looking fresh can be a challenge for...

– November 21, 1997

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AVON LOOKING FORWARD TO BASICS

Byline: Laura Klepacki

NEW YORK -- By its own account, several years have passed since Avon's been a lead player in the skin care business.
Despite the coup of launching one...

– November 21, 1997

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NEIMAN'S NET UP, LOEHMANN'S DOWN

NEW YORK -- In a flurry of quarterly reports from retailers Thursday, Neiman Marcus Group stood out with a stellar performance, while Loehmann's fell behind and Stage Stores settled...

– November 21, 1997

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HOT AND HAPPENING
A RANDOM TASTING OF PEOPLE, PLACES, AND THINGS OF CURRENT INTEREST. TODAY : VAUDEVILLE TAKES A BOW...A PARADE OF POTTERY.

Byline: Mort Scheinman

regurgitators and gun spinners
NEW YORK --...

– November 21, 1997

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KORS SAID TO BE CELINE'S CHOICE FOR DESIGNER

Byline: Katherine Weisman

PARIS -- Celine is expected to announce today that Michael Kors will be its new designer.
Kors was reportedly scheduled to arrive in...

– November 21, 1997

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HILFIGER, BORNEO FETED AT CITY OF HOPE BENEFIT

NEW YORK -- More than 700 fashion industry executives turned out Wednesday night to honor Tommy Hilfiger and Rudy Borneo, vice chairman and director of stores at Macy's...

– November 21, 1997

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LAUDER IN DEAL FOR AVEDA

Byline: Soren Larson, With contributions from Thomas J. Ryan

NEW YORK -- The Lauder shopping spree continues.
The Estee Lauder Cos. has signed an agreement to purchase Aveda Corp. ...

– November 20, 1997

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CENTER STAGE

"Our cases are still in Baltimore but we have our clothes," said Christopher Meyer, the new British ambassador in Washington. "Especially black tie, which we are wearing quite a lot."
The ambassador and...

– November 20, 1997

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FRED HAYMAN CLOSING RODEO DRIVE STORE; VUITTON TO MOVE IN

Byline: Sharon Edelson

New York -- Fred Hayman, Mr. Rodeo Drive, is preparing his second act.
His store, Fred Hayman Beverly Hills, an...

– November 20, 1997

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TANG SURVEYS HIS DYNASTY

Byline: Sharon Edelson

NEW YORK -- Shanghai Tang, the 12,000-square-foot emporium at 667 Madison Avenue opening Friday, sets China on its proverbial ear.
The store, which is the...

– November 20, 1997

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JEANS COTTON TO TWILL

Byline: Miles Socha

NEW YORK -- There is life beyond denim.
Jeanswear manufactures have seized on cotton twill and canvas bottoms as a major growth opportunity while they await a...

– November 20, 1997

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