Zori Makama: Nigerian designer’s works exhibited at the 2019 Arab Fashion Week

This event has Global brands Like Victoria Secrets, Vogue and tons of big fashion names represented in different capacities. The event also has representation from only the top fashion brands of all 22 Arab countries. The AFW is the world’s only platform for promoting the demi-couture / Pret-À-couture / Couture-À-Porter. Besides the fashion brands, only […]

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Do Bhai Black Women’s Slider Slides are one of the most comfortable lounge wear shoes and these black ones from Do Bhai come crafted in rubber and would be perfect for wearing at home. The strap features a cute cartoon print on top and makes this pair of footwear perfect for wearing at home.

Hanoi boosts farm produce branding

The Hanoi Department of Agriculture and Rural Development said it submitted to the Hanoi People’s Committee for approval a plan for EVFTA implementation from 2020-2025, while coordinating with concerned authorities and sectors in supervising signed FTAs implementation. The department informed the National Assembly’s supervision team of Hanoi’s agreements’ implementation, and cooperation between the city and […]

Naughty but nice: Agent Provocateur

My memories of working in the shop over Christmas are of customers grabbing frantically, of men buying a pair of knickers for one girlfriend and a basque for another, of the flowery heat of the store being broken by icy gusts from the swinging door. I got the job aged 19 because the manager had […]

The story of Marine Serre’s crescent-moon catsuit

The 27-year-old French fashion designer Serre – who got the Karl Lagerfeld seal of approval when he described her in one of his final interviews as having “a will of steel” – made the upside down crescent the logo of her eponymous label when it launched 2017 after she won the LVMH prize (fashion’s version […]

Hanbok Designer Grabs Spotlight with Black Pink Video

Over half of them are in the U.S., 25 percent in China, and the rest from all over the world such as Europe and Southeast Asia. “I had some expectations as Black Pink’s stylist bought my clothes, but I never expected such explosive reception from abroad,” she added. “I feel like I’m having my own […]

Decline of Singapore’s famed shopping strip shows city’s pain due to coronavirus pandemic

Gone are popular restaurants like Modesto’s, which shut last month after 23 years. Also missing are the queues of Chinese tourists outside Chanel and Louis Vuitton. Malls along the 2.4 kilometer (1.5 mile) stretch, once one of Asia’s top shopping meccas, are dotted with empty stores. On a recent midweek afternoon, the number of shop […]

Lord & Taylor, Men’s Wearhouse owner file for bankruptcy

FILE – In this Jan. 2, 2019, file photo, women peer in the front door of Lord & Taylor’s flagship Fifth Avenue store which closed for good in New York. New York landmark retailer Lord & Taylor has filed for bankruptcy, joining a growing list of retailers flummoxed by the pandemic. less

US retailers that have sought bankruptcy protection in 2020

Following is a list of retailers that have sought bankruptcy protect in 2020.

Retail rout gains pace, Lord & Taylor seeks bankruptcy

Dozens of retailers, big and small, have filed for Chapter 11 protection this year. The pace through the first half of 2020 far exceeds the number of retail bankruptcies for all of last year. About two dozen stores have sought bankruptcy protection since the pandemic started.