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Building Great Bowery, Fashion's Super-Agency

NEW YORK, United States — 190 Bowery is one of the most mythic buildings in all of Gotham. Erected in 1898 as the Germania Bank, it was abandoned and decrepit by the time the photographer Jay Maisel raised $102,000 — less than half of what it cost to build — to purchase the building in 1966. Maisel and his family lived and worked in its …

BoF Exclusive | Sacai Launches Handbags

PARIS, France — Sacai, the cult Japanese label founded by Chitose Abe, is expanding into handbags with the help of Katie Hillier, the accessories designer and consultant who helped create ‘It’ bags for brands including Victoria Beckham and Marc by Marc Jacobs. A protégée of Rei Kawakubo, Abe has built a reputation among fashion insiders for her couture-like craftsmanship and playful designs, which fuse elements of …

How Burberry is Operationalising 'See Now, Buy Now'

LONDON, United Kingdom — Burberry will unveil its first ever “see now, buy now” show at London Fashion Week on Monday, heralding a new era for the industry in which fans can get their hands on “seasonless” items immediately after they are presented on the runway. But the new approach has significant implications for production and supply chains, which were out of sync with communications and marketing …

Vivienne Westwood Combines Men’s and Women’s, Moves Show to London Men’s Week

Vivienne Westwood and Andreas Kronthaler at the brand’s Autumn/Winter 2016 menswear show in Milan Vivienne Westwood Combines Men’s and Women’s, Moves Show to London Fashion Week Men’s (11 August 2016) Vivienne Westwood is combining its womenswear line, formally known as the Red Label, and its menswear line, formally known as the MAN Label, into one collection, which will be shown during London Fashion Week Men’s, …