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These 'Dressy' Sweatpants Are Killing It on Kickstarter
Kickstarter

These 'Dressy' Sweatpants Are Killing It on Kickstarter

The menswear brand Public Rec was launched by a sweatpants aficionado on a mission to make loungewear look less like PJs.
Catherine Clifford
Men's Jeans That Fit the Woman and the Times
Fashion

Men's Jeans That Fit the Woman and the Times

At a time when the national conversation about gender and sexuality is at fever pitch, one couple has created a line of jeans that look masculine but are designed to fit women.
Carly Okyle
One Direct-to-Consumer Company's Secrets to Success
Online Sales

One Direct-to-Consumer Company's Secrets to Success

Luxury handbag maker Dagne Dover has seen more than $1 million in direct-to-consumer sales through its online store.
Michelle Goodman
Meet the Entrepreneur Behind Kate Middleton's Maternity Style
Fashion

Meet the Entrepreneur Behind Kate Middleton's Maternity Style

Cecile Reinaud, founder of UK-based maternity line Seraphine, has already dressed British royalty and many of Hollywood's biggest stars.
This 3-D Printed Fashion Show Pushes Haute Couture in a New Direction
3-D Printing

This 3-D Printed Fashion Show Pushes Haute Couture in a New Direction

As part of 3-D Print Week in New York, a group of 12 design teams came together to showcase their futuristic work.
Catherine Clifford
Rue La La Founder's Next Venture: Luxe Italian Shoes at Bargain Prices
Ecommerce

Rue La La Founder's Next Venture: Luxe Italian Shoes at Bargain Prices

M.Gemi offers Italian-made designer shoes for women for between $128 and $298, roughtly one-third the cost of comparable quality brands.
Catherine Clifford
C. Wonder, the Preppy Fashion Chain Founded by Tory Burch's Ex, Is Officially Closing Up Shop
Retail Businesses

C. Wonder, the Preppy Fashion Chain Founded by Tory Burch's Ex, Is Officially Closing Up Shop

After a brief but dramatic run, C. Wonder has shuttered the last of its stores.
Laura Entis
How These Founders Reinvented the Apron and Won Over Celebrity Chefs
Fashion Design

How These Founders Reinvented the Apron and Won Over Celebrity Chefs

Founded in 2012, H&B now supplies aprons for more than 700 restaurant clients across the globe.
Everfan's Custom Capes Take Off Among Superhero Worshipers
Business Unusual

Everfan's Custom Capes Take Off Among Superhero Worshipers

Meet the man who built a grown-up business from a childhood love of superheroes.
Jodi Helmer
Fashion Designer and Entrepreneur Oscar de la Renta Dead at 82
Fashion Design

Fashion Designer and Entrepreneur Oscar de la Renta Dead at 82

He was one of the most sought-after fashion designers of the last half century.
Capitalizing on Fashion Week: How This Tech Accessory Company Made It to the Runway
Fashion

Capitalizing on Fashion Week: How This Tech Accessory Company Made It to the Runway

The manufacturer of protective cases for smartphones deployed a thorough partnership strategy to elevate its brand during a pivotal time for trendsetting and branding.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
How Russell Simmons Plans to Style and Inspire Millennials Through Fashion
Russell Simmons

How Russell Simmons Plans to Style and Inspire Millennials Through Fashion

He's launching a line to target an underserved market and, the mogul hopes, inspire a new wave of emerging designers in urban fashion.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
This 13-Year-Old Entrepreneur Just Debuted Her Clothing Line at NY Fashion Week
Young Entrepreneurs

This 13-Year-Old Entrepreneur Just Debuted Her Clothing Line at NY Fashion Week

At the age of 13, Isabella Rose Taylor -- whose eponymous line is currently stocked by Nordstrom -- is well on her way to helming a global fashion empire.
Geoff Weiss