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Fashion Saves Italy

Fashion Saves Italy

  by Channing Hargrove

Giving back is always in style and Europe’s fashion houses are a prime example of this simple practice. Fendi donated $2.7 million to save Italy’s Trevi fountain in January of 2013. Tod’s promised $34 million to restore the [...]

Tags: bulgari, charitable fashion, fashion cares, fashion gives back, fendi, giving back, italy, rome, Style Scoop, tod's
Zac Posen Resort 2015

Zac Posen Resort 2015

  by Lauren Kaplan

DESIGNER: Zac Posen INSPIRATION: From the designer himself: “There is a very serendipitous quality to this collection. With its sophisticated palette, sculptural manipulation of luxurious materials and skillful tailoring applied to [...]

Tags: ball gown, couture, daywear, resort 2015, Zac Posen
From Runway to Reality: Tapered Summer Trousers

From Runway to Reality: Tapered Summer Trousers

  by Katherine Fotinos

Take a page from the professionals and pick up a pair of tapered trousers this summer. A cool alternative to skinny jeans and other basic pants, the trend showed up on the Fashion Week runways of Alexander Wang, Vionnet, Joe Fresh, Louis [...]

Tags: Alexander McQueen, Alexander Wang, Chloe, fashion week spring 2014, get the look, Joe Fresh, Louis Vuitton, runway report, trend report, Vionnet
Halston Heritage Resort 2015

Halston Heritage Resort 2015

  by Lauren Kaplan

DESIGNER: Marie Mazelis (Creative Director) INSPIRATION: A 1973 photo of Naomi Sims in a Halston caftan, and other vintage Halston pieces TRENDS: Scarf-like cuts, double-sided sequins, original Halston silhouettes, asymmetric hems, [...]

Tags: 70s, halston, Halston Heritage, hippie, Marie Mazelis, Naomi Sims, resort 2015, scarf
H&M Proves Fashion is Art

H&M Proves Fashion is Art

  by Channing Hargrove

Forever 21, we see your Keith Haring and Jean-Michel Basquiat collections... and raise you a museum-inspired store! On the heels of Forever 21's artist collaboration, Swedish retailer H&M announced it will open a new flagship with some [...]

Tags: H&M, H&M flagship store, Jay-Z, Jeff Coons Balloon Bag, Jeff Koon Balloons, Jeff Koons, picasso baby, Style Scoop, Whitney Musuem
eBay Goes For Full-On Fashion

eBay Goes For Full-On Fashion

  by Lauren Kaplan

Though eBay might not necessarily be your fashion e-commerce go-to, it very well could be soon. In the attempt to rid itself of the auction-site-aura, eBay is focusing its attention on designer goods sold (at full-price) directly from [...]

Tags: Badgley Mischka, calvin klein, Cynthia Rowley, Designer Collective, e-commerce, ebay, elie tahari, Halston Heritage, Jay Godfrey, launch, nicole miller, Rebecca Minkoff, retail, trina turk, wwd