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Where Have All the Unicorns Gone?

LONDON, United Kingdom — Privately-held start-ups valued at $1 billion or above were once as rare as unicorns, hence the label widely used for such companies in Silicon Valley and beyond. But in 2015, unicorns weren’t such an uncommon beast. In fashion alone, Warby Parker, Farfetch and Rocket Internet-backed Global Fashion Group earned a valuation of $1 billion or above for the first time last …

Warby Parker Teams With “Darcel Disappoints” Creator for Limited Edition Monocle

Warby Parker has teamed up with Craig Redman (the creator of “Darcel Disappoints“) to design a limited edition monocle with accessories to celebrate his monocle-wearing, egg-shaped character. Set to release in optical and sun editions, the monocle is crafted in the shape of a perfect circle and comes with a black snap case, custom lens cloth, and artwork cling. The partnership will also be celebrated …