Month: September 2020

International Buyers Give Milan Fashion Week the Thumbs Up – WWD

[ad_1] MILAN — Milan Fashion Week — with its mix of physical shows and presentations and digital events — went off smoothly, sending out a positive message of industry “restart” despite the restrictions and difficulties that continue as a result of the global pandemic. “Milan Fashion Week has been a very well-organized event during this …

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Keith Hufnagel, Skater, Huf Brand Founder, Death Obituary – WWD

[ad_1] Keith Hufnagel, a pro skateboarder who founded the skate and streetwear brand Huf, died Thursday at 46 years old. The cause was brain cancer, according to a statement from the brand, which said he’d battled the disease for more than two years. Huf installed a new chief executive officer to manage the brand in …

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Bankrupt Ascena Advances Restructuring Plan – WWD

[ad_1] The  Ascena Retail Group has received bankruptcy court approval for its plan of reorganization, which now needs a vote of approval by its creditors. Ascena said Monday that the plan, which includes an amended restructuring support agreement, has the support of about 95 percent of the company’s secured term lenders and will reduce debt …

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Why The New York Times Prefers Facebook News to Apple News – WWD

[ad_1] While Apple News didn’t deliver the results The New York Times had hoped for, Facebook News appears to be doing the trick. That’s the word from Meredith Kopit Levien, who made her first public appearance as the new chief executive officer of The New York Times on Tuesday at the virtual Goldman Sachs annual …

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Design, Retail, Lifestyle Pioneer Sir Terence Conran Dies, Aged 88 – WWD

[ad_1] LONDON — Sir Terence Conran, the designer, retailer, restaurateur and lifestyle pioneer who changed the way post-war Britons furnished their homes, has died at 88, according to the London Design Museum, which Conran founded in 1989. Conran, who believed in design as a life enhancer, died on Sept. 12 — a few weeks shy …

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Dymondia Margaretae – An Excellent Ground Cover Plant For a Mediterranean Climate Garden

[ad_1] A decent ground cover plant is always worth considering. Dymondia margaretae is especially suited to gardens in Mediterranean and other dry climate regions, by virtue of its drought hardiness and ease of maintenance. In fact once established, it is one of those rare creatures – a plant requiring no upkeep whatsoever. Dymondia forms a …

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