Philadelphia City Hall.
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Hadas Kuznits
February 19, 2020 - 6:48 pm
Members of the Philadelphia fashion and garment industry testified in a City Council committee hearing Wednesday. They are working to bring more attention, money and talent to the fashion industry in Philadelphia. Read more here.
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Kimberly McGlonn, the founder of the sustainable clothing line Grant Blvd.
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Antionette Lee
December 13, 2019 - 4:00 am
Kimberly McGlonn, the founder of the sustainable clothing line Grant Blvd, is on a mission to change the way we consume fashion. While the cost of fashion is more affordable to Americans today, it comes at a price to the environment. Read more here.
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Women select clothing at an American fast fashion retailer Forever 21 which is offering clearance discounts at a shopping mall after it pulled out from China's market, in Beijing.
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AP News
September 30, 2019 - 6:45 am
Low-price fashion chain Forever 21, a one-time hot destination for teen shoppers that fell victim to its own rapid expansion and changing consumer tastes, has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection.
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Haunted Hops Festival
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Holli Stephens
September 27, 2019 - 6:15 am
It’s the season of cozy flannels, spooky festivals and pumpkin-flavored everything — well, whenever Mother Nature decides to drop the temperature below 80 degrees. In this edition of The KYW To-Do List, you'll find a wide variety of things to do in Philly and the burbs this weekend. Read the...
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Rasa Kaye
August 22, 2019 - 8:49 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Used to be we went shopping at department stores for new clothes. Now, you can call some of those clothes "new to YOU." JCPenney and Macy's have just announced pilot programs with ThredUp , the world's largest fashion resale platform. They'll be selling secondhand...
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Trey Brown is one of the faces of a campaign by Investco. He's featured in a TV and online commercial and as of this weekend, he's on a billboard in Times Square.
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Cherri Gregg
July 31, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — There's a saying if you can make it in New York, you can make it anywhere. A 13-year-old from Lansdowne is hoping that will be true — the young entrepreneur's brand is on a billboard in Times Square and now, he's hoping to change the world. Trey Brown is one of the...
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In this Sept. 13, 2018 file photo, singer Rihanna attends the 4th annual Diamond Ball at Cipriani Wall Street in New York.
Evan Agostini/Invision via AP File
May 10, 2019 - 1:37 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Rihanna certified her status as a cultural fashion icon with her groundbreaking new deal with LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton, the world's largest luxury group. The pop star, born Robyn Rihanna Fenty, announced Friday that she will debut a line called Fenty this spring through LVMH...
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Nike officials demonstrate the company's foot-scanning tool on its app that will measure and remember the length, width and other dimensions of customers' feet after they point a smartphone camera to their toes, Wednesday April 24, 2019, in New York.
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May 09, 2019 - 7:39 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Nike wants to meet your feet. The sneaker seller will add a foot-scanning tool on its app this summer that will measure the length, width and other dimensions of customers' feet after they point a smartphone camera to their toes. The app will then tell shoppers what size to buy each...
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An online vendor showing an Auschwitz-themed product for sale.
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May 08, 2019 - 12:35 pm
WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Museum authorities at the Auschwitz-Birkenau former Nazi German death camp in Poland have protested to an online vendor that was selling miniskirts, pillows and other items bearing photos of the camp, where around 1.1 million people were killed during World War II. On Twitter...
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The Costume Institute's spring 2019 exhibition "Camp: Notes on Fashion."
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May 06, 2019 - 11:55 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Louis XIV and Oscar Wilde, meet Bjork and Lady Gaga. What quality do they share, across the centuries? An innate sense of camp — the aesthetic that's being celebrated in the new fashion mega-exhibit at the Metropolitan Museum of Art's Costume Institute, "Camp: Notes on Fashion."...
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