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The dudes who signed the Declaration of Independence probably never imagined we'd celebrate by wearing anything red, white and bluish. But we bet Ben Franklin, et al would've loved this stuff. Here, some patriotic picks for your upcoming holiday.
Guys can slip into INC International Concepts' hoodies in various stripe patterns, $49.50 and up, tees, $14.98, and denim, $69.50; at Macy's stores...Read more »
In October 1907, the Plaza Hotel's Edwardian Room at 1 W. 58th St. opened to the public as an exclusive men-only cafe. Though women are most certainly welcome today, Italian menswear designer Angelo Galasso has taken over the space, opening his first U.S. flagship store.
Galasso, who designed not only the merchandise but the store itself, said he tried to capture the essence of New York with...Read more »
Jennifer Hudson knows how to work it.
The stunning Grammy winner, actress and mother will add fashion designer to her resume this fall when her new clothing line, the Jennifer Hudson Collection, launches on QVC.
Hudson previewed her collection Tuesday at The New Museum in Manhattan wearing one of her designs — a deep blue knit dress with lace inset and ruching. The 14 piece collection...Read more »
Hampton’s gals searching for that perfect pair of cutoffs for the Fourth of July, or a saucy little nighttime dress and everything in between will be thrilled by the arrival of the Singer22 pop up in Southampton.
People familiar with the store in East Hills and the website SINGER22.com know that the store stocks of-the-moment trends with a hip, youthful vibe. For the Southampton outpost, located...Read more »
Designer Rebecca Minkoff will open a pop-up shop at the Sole East Resort in Montauk on Saturday, June 30. The 550-foot store will sell Minkoff’s sprightly cool-girl mix of ready to wear from her spring/summer “Desert Love” collection including cocktail dresses and bright jackets along with her famously well-styled accessories such as woven leather bags, footwear, small leather goods and, of course,...Read more »
Olympic gold medalist Kristi Yamaguchi knows what it means to be active.
The athlete, author and mother will launch her own line of activewear for women, called Tsu.ya (her full name is Kristine Tsuya Yamaguchi), at Lord & Taylor stores and on lordandtaylor.com in September 2012.
“My lifestyle is demanding . . . the clothing that I wear needs to be functional as well...Read more »
June 26 HUNTINGTON HAS TASTE fashion show, 6:30 p.m.-9:30 p.m., at Prime restaurant, 117 New York Ave., Huntington. Tickets are $55 (restaurantprime.com; first 300 guests get gift bag) or $65 at door. June 28-July 1 AMSALE BRIDAL trunk show, spring 2013 collection, at The Wedding Salon, 1468 Northern Blvd., Manhasset; by appointment, 516-869-8455. June 27-July 10 CHRISTOPHER...Read more »
Brad Goreski broke onto the fashion scene as celebrity stylist Rachel Zoe's assistant on Bravo series "The Rachel Zoe Project", and he now stars in his own show for the network called "It's a Brad Brad World". Since breaking free of Zoe's command, Goreski has amassed his own high profile clients and also landed a spot as exclusive brand stylist for Kate Spade New York. Now he's...Read more »
He's known for dressing A-list celebrities and First Ladies, but now Narciso Rodriguez is working on clothing the masses.
Rodriguez has announced he will join designers such as Vera Wang and Lauren Conrad on the shelves of Kohl's department stores (and kohls.com) in November.
The designer says his upcoming limited-edition collection was inspired by Istanbul. It will range in price from...Read more »
Carrera launched its new Carrera 6000 line of sunglasses today on the summer solstice, the longest day of the year, and the first day of a two-day Solstice Sunglass Boutique celebration in the Meatpacking District—and in sweltering heat, which had everyone thinking of cool shades. Or, well…shade.
The Carrera 6000 line is an update of the classic Wayfarer shape—a little deeper...Read more »