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NEW DESIGNERS
THE BARE MINIMUM

Byline: Alexandra Bellak

NEW YORK -- Minimalism is the key to Kazuyo Nakano's new handbag line, Carballido.
After learning the rudiments about handbags -- from design and...

– April 21, 1997

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URBAN OASIS

Byline: Alexandra Bellak

NEW YORK -- Need a way to beat the stress of life and work here?
Try the SoHo Sanctuary, a new spa at 119 Mercer Street exclusively for women.
The spa is the...

– April 21, 1997

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THE GREAT ESCAPE

NEW YORK -- What a trip -- weekenders are exposing their colorful side this season. In both smart, classic shapes and those that mimic smaller shoulder bags, these travel companions are loads of...

– April 21, 1997

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FEDERATED REPORT REVEALS DIVISIONS' PERFORMANCES

Byline: Thomas J. Ryan

NEW YORK -- Despite disruptions from assimilating former Broadway and Bullock's stores, Macy's West posted an 11.6 percent same-store...

– April 21, 1997

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FINDINGS

SWATCH ARTIST: Swatch unveiled yet another artist-created watch on April 16, this time at the Guggenheim Museum in New York.
Prominent Italian sculptor Arnaldo Pomodoro created this new item, a limited...

– April 21, 1997

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CALVIN KLEIN SETS PACE FOR WARNACO INTIMATES

NEW YORK -- Gross profits for Warnaco's intimate apparel business in 1996 grew 16.7 percent to $302.4 million from $259.2 million, fueled by a hike in sales of Calvin...

– April 21, 1997

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WATCH EXEC GERALD PIAGET REMEMBERED AS DYNAMIC

Byline: K.P.

NEW YORK -- Gerald Piaget, who died April 12 in Areuse in his native Switzerland, was remembered Friday as a dynamic executive in the luxury watch...

– April 21, 1997

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THE GREAT ESCAPE

NEW YORK -- What a trip -- weekenders are exposing their colorful side this season. In both smart, classic shapes and those that mimic smaller shoulder bags, these travel companions are loads of...

– April 21, 1997

Fashion

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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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BATTLING OVER 'AUTHENTIC'

Byline: Karyn Monget

NEW YORK -- An "authentic" fracas between two intimate apparel giants proved to be short-lived.
When Linda J. Wachner, chief executive officer of both...

– April 21, 1997

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BANANA REPUBLIC HEAD EYES NEW FORMATS AND REVIVED CATALOG

Byline: Teena Hammond

LOS ANGELES -- On a vacation in Las Vegas last year, Jeanne Jackson, Banana Republic's president and soon-to-be chief executive...

– April 21, 1997

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THE LATIN LOUNGE

Byline: Karen Robinovitz

NEW YORK -- Bistro Latino is about indulging in a culture known for its passion.
The South American restaurant/nightclub, at 1711 Broadway, is owned by Rafael...

– April 21, 1997

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