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GUCCI FACES BACKLASH FOR STRAITJACKETS AT MILAN SHOW

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Gucci faces a possible backlash for showing straitjackets, meant to make a statement about self-expression and not to be sold in stores, at Milan Fashion Week. Model Ayesha Tan Jones held up “Mental Health Is Not Fashion” on her hands on her way down the runway. She then posted on Instagram that straitjackets symbolize “a cruel […]

LVMH Sells Donna Karan to G-III Apparel for $650 Million

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  BREAKING: LVMH agreed to sell Donna Karan International Inc. to G-III Apparel Group Ltd. for an enterprise value of $650 million, a year after the founder of the women’s clothing brand departed. G-III will gain the Donna Karan and DKNY brands, the companies said in a statement Monday. They said they expect to complete […]

RAF SIMONS LEAVING DIOR

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Raf Simons is leaving his role as artistic director of women’s haute couture, ready-to-wear and accessory collections at Dior, the French luxury fashion house announced today. According to Dior, Simons “reached this decision for personal reasons.” The designer’s Spring/Summer 2016 collection, presented in Paris last month, was his last for Dior and marks the end of his […]