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Japan’s Urban Research Expanding

Opening 50 to 60 new stores per year and driving sales growth above 20 percent, Urban Research, one of Japan's fastest growing fashion retailers, is …

Tapping Brazil’s Next Tier

Latin America's powerhouse has made great strides forward but lost the mouth-watering economic momentum of the boom years. Now, to unlock more of …

Marc Jacobs' Palate Cleanser

To the dissonant soundtrack of Jessica Lange reciting the words to the song “Happy Days Are Here Again,” models came out in clothing that clearly …

Uniqlo’s Main Road is Overseas

Uniqlo has reached saturation in Japan and is now focusing almost all of its investment overseas, where it plans to open more than 400 stores in the …

Vogue Launches on Flipboard

Inside Flipboard / February 4, 2014<p>Vogue, the most influential fashion magazine in the world, makes its debut on Flipboard today. Read by more than …

Celeb TV | Hulu

Celeb TV is currently unavailable to stream on-demand, but may be available on Hulu with Live TV depending on regional availability. Try Live TV for …

Feel Good Fashion: Parisian Chic Style of Portland Fashion Designer Michelle Decourcy

Portland has plenty of interesting fashion looks and creative self-expressions seen everyday throughout the city in different neighborhoods.<p>Yes, people living out different lifestyles, mixing and matching what appeals to their own personal taste, and I appreciate the vibrant array of self-directed …

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Trunk Club Teaches Guys the Art of Fashion

For Chicago-based men's fashion startup Trunk Club, social media is more than just a channel for posting pictures of blazers and shoes that tout the …

Toss those $20 tops: Rethink fashion with a wardrobe upgrade

Surveying the tumbling stacks of clothes I was packing for a vacation, I realized how much it all looked like actual garbage – pilled and unloved, the detritus of quick decisions at the mall or panicked pre-party online shopping. I had a lot of clothes, but very little that I really loved, or …

Eco Fashion Designer M Patmos Talks About Her Sustainably-Designed Brooklyn Apartment

Marcia Patmos, the brains behind the much-loved M Patmos eco fashion line, applies her eco-conscious mindset to everything she does. When we saw the …

Dressed for Success: How 3 Fashion Startups Are Revamping the Industry

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>With the fashion industry seeing its fair share of disruption, entrepreneurs are heading to co-working space Projective Space to get in on the action.<p>Nestled on top of the famed Zarin Fabrics -- the go-to shop for <i>Sex and the City,</i> <i>Cashmere</i> …

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As fashion retail meets tech, more is more

Advertisement<p>3 Comments<p>The fashion and retail industries are taking a page from the technology world, making startups in that field some of the …

Best online fashion boutiques

From catwalk collections to mongrammed pyjamas, we bring you our favourite websites for online fashion shopping.<p><b>1stdibs</b><p>An astoundingly good source of vintage clothes and jewellery, from extremely rare fashion finds to precious costume jewels, from specialist dealers across Europe and America.</b> …

Kanye West Presents A.P.C. Collection, Admits 'I Have A Very Bad Education In Fashion'

Kanye West's first stab at Paris Fashion Week didn't go so smoothly, with one review declaring about his 2011 womenswear line, "Kanye West's fashion debut was like being subjected to an hour long MRI scan -- but not as much fun." By September 2012, it was announced Kanye would not be showing at …

‘Forever’ falls out of fashion in charitable giving

It's an irresistible concept: Give your money to charity in perpetuity and help others … forever.<p>For the wealthy, that used to be the plan. They would set up a foundation or trust, often as part of their estate plan, and feel like they were leaving a lasting legacy.<p>That thinking is changing. …

Your Daily Eye Queue: The Money's in the Art, One Film You Have to See, and More...

<b>Film</b><p>Paolo Sorrentino’s <i>The Great Beauty</i> is the most stylish film we’ve ever seen.<p><b>Style</b><p>All the best street style from outside Capsule New York.<p>Check out Joshua Kissi’s & Travis Gumbs’s short film editorial, “Slumflower”—inspired by their childhood in the Bronx; there’s a Harlem Renaissance vibe …

Iconic Fashion Photographer Bill Cunningham’s Whimsical Photos of Vintage New York

There’s making it in New York, and then there’s being photographed by Bill Cunningham. The man in the blue jacket who zooms around the city snapping …

Comfort is cool as flat shoes cut it in the fashion stakes

When actress Emma Thompson walked shoeless on to the stage at the Golden Globes, she confirmed what the rest of us have known for a while. Comfy shoes make sense. Clutching her Christian Louboutin heels in one hand – and a martini in the other – she joked that their trademark red soles were stained …

YouTube Fashion Net Invades Europe

The past year has been filled with anxiety and volatility when it comes to the YouTube network space. Many have questioned the health of multichannel …

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Pebble Steel Review: The World's Best Smartwatch Gets Fashionable

With the Pebble Steel, the Pebble smartwatch is not only one of the most functional smartwatches available, it's also one of the most attractive.<p>In …