Sterling Ruby, the lauded American artist turns fashion designer

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American Apparel Files for Bankruptcy

Early Monday morning, American Apparel — a retailer known as much for its controversies and envelope-pushing ads as it is for its spandex — filed for bankruptcy protection, citing $311 million in debt, sales declines, employee dissatisfaction and lawsuits, several involving twice-ousted founder and former CEO Dov Charney, as causes. This doesn’t come as a surprise — back in August, the company sent out a press release expressing doubts it would … Read more American Apparel Files for Bankruptcy

American apparel and accessories brand Gap comes online with Amazon Fashion

New Delhi: India’s leading textile to retail conglomerates, Arvind Lifestyle Brands Limited has formed an exclusive partnership with Amazon Fashion to sell American apparel and accessories brand Gap online, the company said in a statement today. Gap merchandise will be available through a dedicated brand store on Amazon and one can buy Gap’s Summer 2017 … Read more American apparel and accessories brand Gap comes online with Amazon Fashion

American Fashion Has Gotten More Colorful. Here’s What Changed

e new season, making room for the more colorful clothing that goes with the warm weather. Amid all that excitement, it’s easy to forget that middle-class Americans have really only been wearing colorful clothes regularly for less than a century. “There was a practical element to the lack of color pre-1920, because colorful clothes got … Read more American Fashion Has Gotten More Colorful. Here’s What Changed