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Banana Republic, CFDA Partner to Support Emerging U.S. Designers

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New York—Made—and designed—in the USA is something that’s on the minds of many retailers these days—from Walmart to Macy’s to online up-and-comers that expose small struggling designers. Now Banana Republic and the Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA) are joining forces to support emerging designers based in America who …

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Reed Krakoff, Olsens Take Home Top CFDA Awards

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New York—In case you weren’t there to rub elbows with glitterati such as Bernadette Peters, Busy Philipps, Dakota Fanning, Devon Aoki, Gretchen Mol, Heather Graham, Jennifer Tilly, Julianne Hough, Kate Bosworth, Lauren Hutton, Carolina Herrera, Catherine Malandrino, Cynthia Rowley, David Yurman, Donna Karan, Doo-Ri Chung, Francisco Costa, Jason Wu, Jenna …

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Industry Associations Back Bill to Protect Fashion Design

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New York–Amended legislation that will provide three years of copyright protection to “unique and original” fashion designs has finally garnered the support of U.S. apparel, accessories and footwear manufacturers who had previously vowed to fight it. The “Innovative Design Protection and Piracy Prevention Act” was introduced last week by U.S. …