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Michael Kors Unveils a Smartwatch for the Fashion Set

“I’m a fashion freak, not a tech geek,” said Michael Kors, his suntanned head poking out of a scrum of reporters Sunday evening at the debut of his new Michael Kors Access smartwatch at his SoHo flagship. As A-list models like Martha Hunt (in a shimmering gold Kors trench coat) and Nina Agdal (in a …

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A Day When Fashion and Tragedy Continue to Intersect

Sunday morning, officially the fourth day of New York Fashion Week and one scheduled with back-to-back shows from some of the best-known designers, started on a somber note. It was Sept. 11. At the Victoria Beckham show — held downtown not far from where many, including two presidential candidates, were gathering at National September 11 …

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In the Studio: In the Studio With the Creative Director of Coach

In the Studio By VANESSA FRIEDMAN Welcome to Episode 1 of our fifth season of In the Studio, which goes behind the closed doors and shaded curtains of designers’ private work worlds. Here, Stuart Vevers, the executive creative director of Coach, reveals how the High Line changed his first collection, the virtues of radical transparency …

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The Stars Align for Christian Siriano

On Saturday afternoon, seated in the front row of Christian Siriano’s sartorial sojourn to Capri were Kelly Osbourne, Coco Rocha, Christina Hendricks, Pamela Anderson, Neve Campbell and Jaimie Alexander. They watched as an array of models, including a handful who are referred to in the industry as curvy or plus-size, made their way around the …

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Will Major Jewelry Houses Return to the Biennale des Antiquaires?

Even as the Biennale des Antiquaires opened on Saturday in Paris without its traditional roster of high jewelry brands, organizers said they hoped the houses would return next year, when the event turns into an annual affair. Once the Biennale was the pre-eminent destination for jewelry houses to unveil their latest collections to high-spending customers …

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New York Fashion Week, Day 5: Oh, the Pageantry

Day of rest? Nah. New York Fashion Week continues; so does sweaty weather. Dress accordingly. Here’s what you’ll see today. • The Beckham family before brunch. The morning starts with Victoria Beckham, whose show is as good a place as you’ll find to rubberneck at the ever-photogenic Beckham clan, who tend to come en masse …

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Future Tense: The Trauma of Violent News on the Internet

Future Tense By TEDDY WAYNE “The world has always been messy,” President Obama said in 2014 after a string of doom-and-gloom news events. “In part, we’re just noticing now because of social media and our capacity to see in intimate detail the hardships that people are going through.” As a number of people similarly commented …

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