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Ready-to-Wear and Sportswear

Natalie Ratabesi, Philosophy, Vince, creative director, Milan, Los Angeles, Karin Gregersen, Jill Granoff

Vince Names Natalie Ratabesi Creative Director

She begins June 16 and will relocate from Milan to the contemporary sportswear firm's design studio in Los Angeles.

Sigrid Olsen, Liz Claiborne, designer, sportswear, Fifth & Pacific, yoga apparel, home decor, Isla Beach House,

Sigrid Olsen Seeks a Comeback

The designer, whose fashion label under Liz Claiborne Inc. peaked at $100 million in wholesale volume, has some new plans up her colorful sleeves.

L Capital, Trendy International, Chinese brands, Coven Garden, rtw, L Capital Asia

China's Trendy Launches New Brand

Coven Garden is aimed at women aged 30 to 45, counterbalancing the company's portfolio of more youth-orientated labels.

Miriam Baker Wins Fashion Incubator Prize in Toronto

The organization has crowned a specialty collection geared to women with larger bust lines as the winner of its competition for emerging designers.

Electric Love Army, Kelly Cutrone, People’s Revolution, ELA, sportswear, launch, Burch Creative,

Kelly Cutrone Talks ELA Line

With this fall’s launch of her sportswear label Electric Love Army, Cutrone is adding yet another moniker.

IMG, DHL Name Design Finalists

The DHL Exported program is aimed at assisting designers who are already successful locally to gain momentum internationally.

RISD, TSE, Genah Kim, Austin Snyder, Anne Wang, Catrin Watson, Tina Lutz, fall 2014, collection

TSE Taps Four RISD Grads for Fall Collection

The brand's creative director Tina Lutz, who is an adjunct professor at the Providence school, came up with the idea to feature items developed by the students.

gap inc, gap, marissa webb, creative director, retail, jack calhoun, design, banana republic, Simon Kneen, Janie Bryant, Trina Turk, Milly, Issa, L’Wren Scott

Marissa Webb Named Banana Republic Creative Director

Retailer also plans to invest in designer's contemporary line.

RunwayRoundup2014, John Targon, scott Studenberg, baja east, Ryan Lo, Julien Dossena, RunwayRoundup2014, Diego Marquez, Au jour le jour, Mirko Fontana

Getting To Know You: Four Designers with Buzz

Four cities, four brands with buzz.

RunwayRoundup2014, Valentino, Antonio Marras, Narciso Rodriguez, designer inspirations, fall 2014, steppenwolf, lynn chadwick, jessie dumont, carol rama, carla accardi, giosetta fioroni, pop art, hermann hesse

Fall 2014: Inspiration to Execution

Here, three of fall’s more interesting designer journeys.

Gant Rugger, Gant, Fifi Hallstensson, womens, women's, rtw, launch, fall

Gant Rugger for Women Launches This Fall

The collection, as designer Fifi Hallstensson describes it, has a cool, downtown vibe.

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