Feel-Good Fashion: The New Black

BY LAURA NEILSON MEENAL MISTRY CONNECT Enlarge Image Spencer Higgins for The Wall Street Journal, Styling by Wendy Schelah HOLY COW | Made by hand, of locally sourced leather, this bag meets the ethical standards set by new e-commerce site Zady. Alice D Milano Bag in Taupe and Black, $475, zady.com A FEW WEEKS AGO, […]

Fashion Label Nicole Farhi Is in Bankruptcy

Alastair Grant/Associated PressA Nicole Farhi outfit shown during the London Fashion Show in 2007. LONDON – Nicole Farhi, the upmarket fashion label, has run out of money and filed for a form of bankruptcy proceedings in the latest sign of trouble for British retailers. The company, named after the designer who founded the label in […]

Plane carrying Italian fashion heir Missoni missing off Venezuela

(CNN) — A small plane carrying six people, one of them Vittorio Missoni, a director of Italy’s famed Missoni fashion house, is missing off the coast of Venezuela, Interior Minister Nestor Reverol Torres said. The search for the missing aircraft continued Saturday, an Italian Foreign Ministry spokesman said. Missoni confirmed in a statement that Vittorio […]