Marc Jacobs shows off schoolgirl styles

NEW YORK - Blue is the new black and silver replaces gold. That's how Marc Jacobs sees spring fashion - and Jacobs' fashion visions usually come true. Jacobs presented his collection for next spring on Monday...

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Coty buying 43 cosmetic brands from Procter & Gamble's inventory of labels

...P&G.Coty sells fragrances, cosmetics and skin and body care products under brand names including Calvin Klein, Marc Jacobs, OPI and Sally Hansen. The New York company said that the transaction will boost its product offerings and expand...

Shopgirl: Ballerina flats offer creature comfort

Ballerina flats with creature characters on them have been cropping up since Marc Jacobs' mouse flats were released awhile back, and my current favorite is Charlotte Olympia's Kitty & Co. collection.She has created...

5 trends for fashionable fingertips

...opened its first beauty store, including polishes, in London's Covent Garden last year. Anna Sui, Michael Kors, Marc Jacobs and Tom Ford are all recent entrants.Prabal Gurung works with Sally Hansen and Brit "it" girl Alexa Chung came up...

Downtown accident

Sgt. Steve Parrish (from left) and firefighter Scott Freeman secure Jeanie Mayson's legs as firefighter Marc Jacobs steadies her neck and back before removing her from a car after an accident on Reynolds Street. Ms. Mayson's car...

Treasure hunt strategy helps T.J. Maxx, Trader Joe's

...You walk into Costco for tuna and end up getting a Marc Jacobs coat."So shoppers might go to T.J. Maxx or a DSW...what's in stock. She recently picked up a Marc by Marc Jacobs bathing suit, originally $158, for $39.99.When...

Herrera, de la Renta preview their uptown collections

...palette, laced with a lot of black. Fashion Week still has to hear from several influential designers, including Marc Jacobs, Ralph Lauren, Donna Karan and Vera Wang, before the finale Friday night by Karl Lagerfeld. Oscar de la Renta...

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Fashion week reveals dominance of fur, lace on runway

...midpoint of Fall 2005 Fashion Week. Oscar de la Renta and Marc Jacobs presented collections brimming with lace, fur and suede...opaque tights for cute looks great for the long of leg. Marc Jacobs: His runway show began after dramatic celebrity entrances...

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Fashion world embraces simpler, larger books

...151-year history. The first image isn't a now-ubiquitous LV logo or a runway shot of toast-of-the-town designer Marc Jacobs' latest collection; it's a portrait of Louis Vuitton himself, a mustached Frenchman born in a mountainous region...

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Business and life lessons from Kenneth Cole

...his runway show opened New York's Fashion Week in February but he didn't generate as much hype as fellow designer Marc Jacobs whose similar 1960s-inspired skirts were shorter and soundtrack was punk rock. His advertisements are often done...