Amazon’s private label business is booming thanks to device sales, expanded fashion lines

Amazon has been doubling down on its private label business in recent months, though many of its own brands aren’t easily identifiable to consumers as they don’t indicate they’re Amazon-made products. But these private labels have been gaining steam, according to a new report out this week from 1010data. Several Amazon brands have been seeing […]

Martinsburg fashion show highlights clothes, direct sales – Herald

Dakota Fisher, 15, of Martinsburg, W.Va., models a back to school look during a Back to School Fashion Show featuring clothes from direct sales companies Lula Roe and Agnes and Dora at the Martinsburg Moose Lodge Saturday. Article source: http://www.heraldmailmedia.com/news/tri_state/west_virginia/martinsburg-fashion-show-highlights-clothes-direct-sales/article_49b08fb6-74ad-11e7-9b35-a7ae28177655.html

Being a Refugee Isn’t a Fashion Statement

Still, Ms. Gustafson stands by the decision to give the garment a politically charged name. “When you create something, you have to give it a name,” she told me on Thursday. “Most of fashion has the most boring names ever because people don’t want to have serious conversations in that realm, but it’s important that […]

Do Men and Women Really Want Genderless Fashion?

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Why Fashion Guru Nina Garcia Says Thinking ‘Shoes First’ Can Make You More Productive

Find out how to optimize your website to give your customers experiences that will have the biggest ROI for your business. Register Now » We all have morning rituals, and these habits can shape how the rest of our day goes. For Marie Claire fashion director, TV personality and Project Runway judge Nina Garcia, it […]

Emmys Fashion Flashback: Joanne Froggatt Gained Confidence Through Colorful Couture

After scoring three Emmy noms for playing lady’s maid Anna Bates on “Downton Abbey,” English actress Joanne Froggatt assumed the challenging role of serial killer Mary Ann Cotton in miniseries “Dark Angel.” “To try and understand the thought process of a woman who did such horrific things was hugely interesting,” says Froggatt, who’s grown more […]

Young handlers and their animals separate from the fashion herd in OC Fair costume contest

Take it from Samantha Stewart: Putting wings on a steer is hard. But her experience in last year’s handler/animal fashion show at the Orange County Fair, when she and her steer won first place as “Toy Story”-inspired Jessie The Yodeling Cowgirl and Buzz Light-steer, enables her to give some advice to other young fair exhibitors […]

Former fashion exec wants to make menswear affordable

Tom Dwyer cut his teeth in the least-sexy sector of the fashion business: logistics. Now, he’s launching an online men’s fashion brand called Taylrd, cribbing what he learned as a supply-chain executive filling orders for major international e-tailers including Asos, Boohoo and Victoria’s Secret. Taylrd is priced to undercut rival men’s retailers like Bonobos, charging […]

Kurt Warner’s storybook path ends in fitting fashion

4:12 AM ET Facebook Twitter Facebook Messenger Pinterest Email print comment There were so many times when Kurt Warner wondered why he never took what he called “the straight path.” Why he didn’t go from starring in college to being drafted in the first round to locking down a starting job in the NFL, just […]

What to Expect From MoMA’s Second-Ever Fashion Exhibition

On October 1, the Museum of Modern Art in New York will present its second-ever exhibition about clothing. Called “Items: Is Fashion Modern?”, it is the descendant of 1944’s “Are Clothes Modern?” exhibit and will categorize new and archival fashion items into 111 types, like the leather jacket, the classic American jean, and the little […]