2017 Vans Custom Culture Registration Is Now Open The annual competition gives high school students around the United States a chance to design, paint, stitch, and draw their way to the grand prize of $50,000 to benefit their school's art program.
The company says that the purpose of the contest is to "empower high school students to...
Eternal Yves Saint Laurent
Divided into eight thematic sections, the survey features 110 ensembles, beginning with Saint Laurent's Paper Doll Couture House, shown for the first time in the United States. The paper dolls and corresponding wardrobes and accessories were created when the couturier was a teenager.
CHAPTER 10. THE LEGACY married 53 years, they were like royalty having ascended into the united states from the philippines in 1968. they had already been married in the philippines and had three children at the time of their departure of the islands. he like a president and she like a first lady, they lived in san...
10 Things You Need to Know About Goyard's Iconic Handbag History There's now one in New York, but with those two and a couple of store-in-store boutiques at Bergdorf Goodman and Barneys, there are fewer than half a dozen places to buy Goyard in person in the United States. By contrast, Hermès has 24 US locations and Louis Vuitton has 108, and both sell...
Anohni Calls Out President Obama
If you leave Chelsea Manning in prison for whistle blowing
You send the final message to our nation that the Obama administration brutally punished moral courage in these unforgiving United States.
She has suffered Enough, President Obama.
She poses no threat.
Show us the heart of the...
Wal-Mart's China Revival Strategy Calls in JD.com and Its DronesBENTONVILLE, United States — Wal-Mart Stores Inc. has hit the reset button on its China strategy in dramatic fashion.
The world's largest retailer is making an ambitious push into e-commerce in China and aims to deliver goods from its stores around the world to Chinese consumers within...
Alibaba Promises Catwalks and Katy Perry for Singles' Day
The celebration, launched seven years ago by Alibaba, has already eclipsed the combined sales of the equivalent events in the United States: Cyber Monday and Black Friday.
However, Alibaba's accounting practices for the event came under scrutiny this year by the US Securities and Exchange...
Nike Fuels Move to Corporate Bonds as Government Debt FaltersPORTLAND, United States — Corporate bonds are outperforming government securities, even as both decline, as analysts say the world's biggest economy is improving enough for the Federal Reserve to raise interest rates before year-end.
Company debt has fallen 0.2 percent during the past three...
After Death of Thai King, Luxury Market Wavers6 million tourists from China visited Thailand — more than from Europe, the United States, Australia, Africa and the Middle East combined – with nearly two million arriving between January and February 2016 alone, an especially high-traffic period for the Lunar New Year.
In the near future,...
GHD Acquired for $511 Million by CotyNEW YORK, United States — Coty Inc. agreed to buy the London-based hairstyling-appliances company GHD for £420 million ($511 million) in cash, expanding its offerings in the professional hair category.
The British company, whose name is short for "Good Hair Day," will be acquired from...
Alibaba Pictures, Amblin to Co-Produce Films
The investment was part of a wave of acquisitions by big Chinese companies looking to expand their Hollywood footprint while bringing more Western films to China, set to soon surpass the United States as the world's biggest movie market.
Dalian Wanda Group Co, the conglomerate controlled...
PurseForum Roundup – National Handbag Day 2016 Edition National Handbag is October 10, and even if you are not in the United States, please celebrate with us.
PurseForum has been fortunate to be visited by some extraordinary handbag collectors throughout the years. We have all been blessed to peek into the closets of aficionados of many brands,...
Wal-Mart Plans to Slow New Store Openings, Invest in OnlineBENTONVILLE, United States — Wal-Mart says it plans to slow new store openings as it looks to pour more money into its online efforts, technology and store remodels.
Shares of the Bentonville, Arkansas-based chain fell slightly in Thursday premarket trading.
Wal-Mart closed on its more...
Snap Inc Working on IPO Valuing Firm at $25 billion or More: WSJ6 million users in the United States by the end of 2016 and that number is expected to jump 13.6 percent to 66.6 million by next year, according to research firm eMarketer.
Google and Facebook Chase New Kind of VR HeadsetNEW YORK, United States — So far, the landscape of virtual reality has been split between two types of headsets: expensive, high-end devices like the Oculus Rift that require PCs and external cameras, and cheap devices like Google's Cardboard and Daydream that use smartphones as displays,...
This Hip, Weird Clothing Store Wants to Take Over AmericaNEW YORK, United States — ModCloth, the seller of vintage-inspired clothing and accessories, is finally growing up.
Once, the hip online retailer sold almost nothing but weird, nutty fashion items for the retro girl. Now, as mainstream sellers of "normal" clothing retreat in the face of teen...
DANSK Loves Maxwell Burnstein My premier Artist in Residency at the W Union Square in New York City this past July, with the Vogue certified BAJA EAST, jump-started exhibits across Thailand, United States, Netherlands, United Kingdom and more into 2017.
How would you describe your art?
Confronting the rise in digital...
The 15 Things Katherine Wants In Her Closet for Fall 2016
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My youngest brother recently started his freshman year at the United States Air Force Academy, and as a proud older sister, I want to add this little charm to all my handbags!
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Fall is here and that's the only excuse I need to bring out the faux fur!
P&G Under Pressure to Make a Deal as Eco-Friendly Products SurgeCINCINNATI, OHIO, United States — Procter & Gamble Co., which is losing market share to eco-friendly products, is under mounting pressure to either fend off the competitors or buy one of them.
The maker of Tide and Crest is struggling to maintain its position in key categories, including...
How 'See Now, Buy Now' Is Rewiring CreativityNEW YORK, United States — Fourteen campaign images. Six videos. A string of celebrity portraits. All in one day.
"It was a large list of deliverables," says photographer Inez van Lamsweerde, who, along with partner Vinoodh Matadin, was tasked with turning around all of the above in less than...