2009 November 6
Links of The Daily
(NEW YORK) A Not-So-Guilty Pleasure [NY Times]
Shoe sales reaches $1.5 billion in October--a 7.9% increase compared to a year ago
Escada Sold [Vogue UK]
Megha Mittal beats Escada son's bid to buy the company
Candid camera catches reality star [Page Six]
Tinsley's reality show co-star Paul Johnson Calderon caught breaking sconces in a friend's apartment building, but counters, "It's not like rock stars don't vandalize hotel rooms and such all the time...I seriously don't understand the huge deal"
Retailers Report Sales Increases [NY Times]
Could Fashion's Night Out have sparked something? Slowly but surely, luxury sales are inching up: “The improvement in the stock market has had a significant impact on the affluent shopper’s willingness to spend,” says Michael P. Niemira
Time Warner Picks Planes Over People [Cityfile]
If Time Inc. sold its three Gulfstream jets, it could cut $95 million without losing a single employee
Moda Operandi will be expanding their luxury e-commerce business, thanks to a new $20 million round of funding. Since it was founded three years ago, the site, co-founded by Lauren...
A slew of designers are getting the British Fashion Council's stamp of approval. BFC's NewGen council is sponsoring seven young labels' walks down the catwalk during London Fashion...
The perfect holiday treat just might be a dose of Donna Karan, in the form of her Urban Zen Marketplace. Brimming with gift-apropos goods of very wearable and décor-ready iterations...