J.Crew

J.Crew and Red Wing Celebrate 10 Years of Collaborations

Every relationship has its milestones: first meetings, big fights, and developing the kind of shorthand that only the two parties in a partnership …

Shoes

Here's Your Exclusive First Look at the New Red Wing x J.Crew Collaboration

This is everything you need in a fall shoe.<p>We're always game for a good collaboration—especially when said collaboration includes two longstanding fashion favorites. And that's exactly what we get this week. J.Crew just brought into the world yet another perfectly wearable collection of shoes and …

Men's Fashion

Arthur Cinader Created J. Crew to Sell Preppy Clothing via Catalogs and Stores

The J. Crew clothing brand, launched in 1983 by Arthur Cinader, evoked a world of effortless style, Ivy League schools and breezy summers on Nantucket—a version of the preppy lifestyle that became so well-known it served as a category for online dating services.<p>Among J. Crew’s big sellers in the …

Taking a shine to the family business

Many teenagers can’t stand to be in the same room with their parents — let alone work with them. That’s not true for Boxford’s Lexi and Taylor …

Boston College

Business recap: Week of Oct. 16

Business<p><b>Allergan’s</b> patents on its dry-eye medicine Restasis were invalidated in a federal court in Texas on the grounds that they cover obvious ideas. The patents at issue were the same ones Allergan transferred to a Native American tribe in an effort to protect them from administrative</b> …

Markets

5 Pairs Of Leggings That Don’t Actually Look Like Leggings

If you’re a leggings lover then we know one phrase you never wish to hear: “business casual.” The idea of dressing up professionally to fit into a …

Clothing

I Wear These Comfy Sneakers Every Day

Commuting in New York City is rough on your feet—especially if you try doing it in pumps. Between racing to catch the subway, weaving down the …

Shoes

J. Crew Founder, Preppy Style Maven Dies

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Advertising Industry

The country's most elite boarding school has an Instagram that's like 'Humans of New York' crossed with a J.Crew catalog

The teenagers at Phillips Exeter Academy have some serious runway game. Mimicking the preppy style of a J.Crew catalog, they sport couture items and mix and match prints with ease.<p>The Exeter Issue is an Instagram account that showcases the best dressed students at the most elite boarding school in …

Business

J. Crew updates your wardrobe with 30% off sweaters & 20% off full price items

Stock up on must-have pieces for fall with the J. Crew <b>30% off</b> sweaters and <b>20% off</b> any full item sale. Just use promo code <b>DAY03</b> at checkout. Even better, orders of $150 or more can enjoy free delivery.<p>Our top picks for women include:<p>Our top picks for men include:<p>Plus, check out Finish Line’s Fall …

Clothing

The 13 Best Boots for Fall | Men's Health

1/17 Image courtesy of Amazon<p>The Wingtip<p>Complete any formal look with these killer wingtips. They’re just right for pairing with modern suits or tailored bottoms.<p>2/17 Image courtesy of Amazon<p>The Duck Boot<p>Duck boots are a game-changer. They’re waterproof and sturdy, so these boots are made to trudge …

Clothing

J. Crew's Newest Outwear Collection Has Us Running For Our Credit Cards

Right now is the perfect time to splurge on some new outwear, because you'll have all year to show off your favorite purchase. This season, treat yourself to a new luxe piece that you can keep in your closet for years. Investing in a stylish and comfortable coat is a smart choice because it never …

Clothing

How to Build a Profitable Business That Works for Social Good

My family is from Central America. There were a lot of things that my family taught us, and many of those things are unique to that immigrant experience.<p><i>How can a company that targets underserved communities be profitable? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge,</i> …

Town official accused of shoplifting seeks probation program

A Connecticut town official accused of shoplifting has applied for a program that would remove the arrest from his record.<p>The Greenwich Time reports …

Business

Arthur Cinader, founder of preppy fashion powerhouse J. Crew, dies at 90

Arthur Cinader, who built a pastel-colored, turtlenecked fashion empire as the founder of J. Crew, popularizing a preppy aesthetic in the 1980s and ’90s through meticulously produced catalogues and sleek, wood-paneled stores, died Oct. 11 at his home in Santa Fe, N.M. He was 90.<p>The cause was …

One of Mountaineering’s Coolest Coats Just Turned 20. Here’s How J.Crew is Celebrating

Depending upon who you ask, the traditional 20th anniversary gift can be anything from new china to platinum jewelry. But when J.Crew wanted to …

Clothing

Quick Picks: J. Crew 20% off select & free shipping One Day Sale

J. Crew: 20% off (& free shipping no min?) w/ DAY01J. Crew has been going through a lot of changes in 2017. First Jenna Lyons left, then it was Frank …

Clothing

This 35-year-old made $100,000 reselling clothes and no longer needs to work

When Natalie Gomez left her job as a merchandise planner at Macy's, she hadn't planned on becoming her own boss. But, only a few weeks into …

Where to Buy a Really Good Coat

Starting at (way) less than $200.<p>If you live somewhere that has cold winter seasons, then there’s one item you’re going to wear every day, pretty much without fail, now through March: your winter coat.<p>It’s the part of your outfit people will notice first, so obviously you want something that …

Clothing

J.Crew's Fall Coats Are Incredible Right Now

If you have ever stepped foot inside a J.Crew store, you know fall is its jam: The brand's knits are legendary, as is its take on autumnal styling, as immortalized in those iconic catalogs you probably religiously flipped through back in the day. As soon as we get a whiff of pumpkin-spice anything, …

Clothing

J.Crew Just Designed the Prettiest Delicate Jewelry (for Under $100)

J.Crew has long been our go-to for cozy sweaters, work dresses, and perfect bags, but the retailer is about to become our new spot for delicate, …

Jewelry

10 Best Bets for $75 or Less – Autumn Ready Ties, Cheap Shirt Jackets, & More

<i>Seventy Five bucks. That’s a lot of money. It’ll get you a couple pairs of Levi’s, a decent casual dinner out, or a couple months at your local gym.</i> …

Clothing

13 Examples of the Best Email Newsletters From Around the Web

The average office worker receives 121 emails every day.For most people, an overloaded email inbox is anxiety-building, and often frustrating to deal …

Digital Marketing

Arthur Cinader, Who Started J. Crew, Avatar of Preppy Style, Dies at 90

Arthur Cinader, the founder of J. Crew, the clothing retailer that rose to prominence marketing a classic preppy chic to upper-middle-income consumers, died on Oct. 11 in Santa Fe, N.M. He was 90.<p>His family said the cause was complications of a fall.<p>Mr. Cinader (pronounced SIN-uh-der) decided to …

Obituaries

Save hundreds on custom suits at Indochino — and more of today's best deals from around the web

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Since you don't have all day to scour the web for noteworthy sales and discounts, we rounded up the best bargains for you to shop in one …

Shopping

J.Crew’s New Arrivals Include a Cozy Coat Under $200

Still on the hunt for some new fall clothes that don’t cost a fortune? Well if you’re in the mood to shop here’s your chance to get first crack at …

Clothing

Skinny Jeans vs. Chinos: The Ultimate Sports Combine Face-Off

While style is largely subjective, everyone can agree that a comfortable outfit can make or break your day. Especially when it comes to physical …

Clothing

The state of the ‘mom market’: Maternity wear is (finally) getting a makeover

The maternity wear market is finally coming around to the fact that pregnant women want to look stylish, too.<p>Long resigned to oversized, shapeless …

Fashion

Should You Add a Loan to Your Shopping Cart?

“Will that be cash, credit card or personal loan?”<p>The next time you shop online, you may be offered a new way to pay — a personal loan with fixed …

Personal Finance

Even Africa’s poorest countries are too expensive to be the world’s next manufacturing hub

Even though the global economy has evolved significantly in the last few decades away from the industrial revolution—which transformed many of the world’s advanced countries—there’s still much hope tied to the idea that manufacturing will play a key transformative role in developing countries in …

Manufacturing