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QUEEN LATIFAH HONORED WITH PRINCESS GRACE AWARD DESIGNED BY ALEX SOLDIER

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Queen Latifah was recently honored at the 2016 Princess Grace Awards Gala with an award designed by fine jewelry and precious miniatures designer Alex Soldier. The evening was hosted by Their Serene Highnesses The Prince and The Princess of Monaco and the ceremony included the presentation of the Prince Rainier III Award, given …

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MISS PIGGY HAS ARRIVED AT KATE SPADE, WITH NEW COLLECTION AND AD CAMPAIGN

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Kate Spade has tapped the ultimate fashionista for its holiday ad campaign and new capsule collection — Miss Piggy. For the campaign, the illustrious pig appears alongside Jourdan Dunn and Catherine Baba to launch the brand’s new customization collection in a fun and cheeky manner. Stickers, initial patches, tassels and more are …

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BRAG HONORS DESIGNER LAQUAN SMITH & FASHION EXECS AT 46TH ANNUAL GALA

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BRAG, the Black Retail Action Group, held its 46th Annual Scholarship & Awards Gala last week, recognizing the achievements of exceptional individuals in the fashion, retail and related industries who support and are aligned with BRAG’s mission. The night honored Jason McNary of Agnes B. –USA; Durand Guion, Vice President, Fashion Director …

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TAG HEUER TEAMS UP WITH “THE GREATEST OF ALL TIME” FOR CHARITY EVENT

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Muhammad Ali hosted a charity event with TAG Heuer to benefit the Muhammad Ali Center. Held at the famous Gleason’s Gym in DUMBO, Brooklyn where Muhammad Ali trained, the night was sprinkled with people from Ali’s personal and professional life including Lonnie Ali, who attended on behalf of his family, as well as some of …

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EXECUTIVE MOVES: BURSTELL IN AT HUDSON’S BAY, KOPPEL RETIRES FROM NORDSTROM

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ED BURSTELL JOINS HUDSON’S BAY COMPANY IN NEWLY CREATED ROLE Ed Burstell is joining Hudson’s Bay Company (HBC), effective December 5th, in the newly created position as Head of Partnerships. Reporting to HBC’s CEO Jerry Storch, Burstell will develop and lead partnerships to drive innovative and exclusive offerings across all …

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THE COSTUME INSTITUTE SETS THEME FOR ANNUAL MET GALA

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The Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Costume Institute will honor enigmatic fashion designer Rei Kawakubo, founder of Comme des Garçons, at its annual The Met Gala next May. The evening serves as The Costume Institute’s biggest, splashy fundraising event that attracts celebrities, fashion elite and the glitterati. Co-chairs for next year’s gala include …