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FRANCA SOZZANI, MAGAZINE EDITOR AND STYLE AUTHORITY, PASSES AWAY AT 66

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After a year of an unspecified yearlong illness, Franca Sozzani, editor-in-chief of Vogue Italia, passed away yesterday at 66 in Milan. The news was first announced by Jonathan Newhouse, Condé Nast International chairman and chief executive. Immediately, news outlets and social media were filled with articles and tributes to the style …

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SAFILO PARTNERS WITH INTERAXON FOR ‘BRAIN SENSING’ EYEWEAR

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Talk about taking wearable technology a notch higher! Eyewear manufacturing group Safilo recently announced its collaboration with Interaxon Inc., a Canadian company that specializes in consumer brain sensing technology, for a potential line of wearable technology called SAFILOX. The partnership covers strategic research and development, as Safilo sees this as an …

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THE DONEGER GROUP & ACCESSORIES COUNCIL UNVEIL CLASSROOM AT THE FASHION INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY

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Students of Accessories Design at the Fashion Institute of Technology (FIT) just got a souped-up new classroom, courtesy of The Doneger Group and Accessories Council, who raised funds from the Accessories Council Hall of Fame, which honored Abbey Doneger, as well as the 2015 ACE Awards Tribute Edition Journal. This morning, …