Posts Tagged ‘Still’

An American classic: Cowboy boots still riding high in the saddle

Friday, August 21st, 2015

An American classic: Cowboy boots still riding high in the saddle
Boot trends come and go every fall, but cowboy boots remain and have grown more popular than ever, especially with women. … It started when these suburban moms got into cowboy boots about 10 years ago and turned them into a fashion statement. … Her …
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How Taye Diggs Is Transforming the Role of Hedwig
A sinewy black man with a shaved head, wearing shiny gold ankle boots, sashays runway-style across the pine floorboards of the New 42nd Street Studios, microphone in hand. In addition to the boots, he wears black drop-crotch sweatpants and a gray tank …
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Redneck Boot Sandals: SGF native innovates new fashion choice
Several years ago, Scotty Franklin was lounging on a Gulf Shores beach in Alabama, watching a cowboy pass by. The man wore sturdy cowboy boots as he strolled the sands. That's got to be uncomfortable, thought Franklin. It's 100 degrees out here.
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Why there's still a future for Best Buy

Tuesday, April 7th, 2015

Why there's still a future for Best Buy
Most bullishly, she says the “Internet threat [is] likely overstated,” as Best Buy grew its U.S. online sales by 16.7 per cent in the fiscal year that just ended, to 10 per cent of overall revenue. “We expect the company to push the online penetration …
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Business pioneers in fashion & retail
The next wave of innovation involved not stores, but shopping online, led by Jeff Bezos, who created Amazon, which started as a bookstore in 1994 before moving into hundreds of other categories. … Coco Chanel stamped her mark on women's dress in the …
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Online bespoke menswear has gone mainstream
J.Hilburn is one of a growing group of North America-based online custom menswear companies. When it … Today, more than a dozen companies—and counting—work on basically the same business model: letting guys buy custom-made clothing online.
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An American classic: Cowboy boots still riding high in the saddle

Thursday, November 13th, 2014

An American classic: Cowboy boots still riding high in the saddle
And in the last 10 years, the cowboy boot has experienced a new boom – especially among women. Wade Allen, the owner of The Bull Chute Western Wear in Raleigh, says for years now he has been selling more boots to women than to men. "I never …
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Creative Director of Oculus VR talks product design on campus
Peter Bristol, creative director of VR studio Oculus VR based in Seattle and previous director of product development consultancy Carbon Design, gave his thoughts and theories on product design to Western's design department. Product design is the …
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Bill Reynolds Honored: Old Time Vaqueros Celebrate Tradition and History
"The Parks-Janeway Carriage House was built on the museum property in 1978 by the generosity of two dynamic women – Mrs. Betty Parks and Mrs. Elizabeth Bixby Janeway. The Carriage House was dedicated to the memory of both women's husbands, …
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Chicago's top fall fashion fads of 2014
They cater to women of all ages, and house uniquely made styles that keep you stylish all year round. The boutique is located at 2144 West 95th St. The owner of Epic Luxury … Rolling out also went to visit Kiwi's Boutique located on 1015 S. Western …
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Jojo's sneakers not as bizarre as the anime adventures, still definitely unique

Monday, May 26th, 2014

Jojo's sneakers not as bizarre as the anime adventures, still definitely unique
A while back, anime fans looking to combine their hobby with a penchant for fashionable footwear got the chance to do just that when a line of Evangelion loafers went on sale. But while Eva is one of the most popular animated series to ever come out of …
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Nudist sandals help sell shoes
Entertainment award shows, featuring celebrities wearing the latest fashions, are an increasingly powerful tool for design houses to tout their footwear – thanks in part to the buzz generated by social media. For a beleaguered industry that saw women's …
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Clothes that work for new grads hitting the job market
Women are advised to wear closed-toe shoes instead of sandals, and men to wear lace-up shoes "that don't resemble anything like a sneaker." "If you run into (a high-level manager) in the elevator, think about how you want to look in front of that …
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Open Question: Are Ugg sparkle boots still popular in 2013 / 2014 ?

Wednesday, October 2nd, 2013

Yahoo! Answers: Fashion & Accessories

What Fashion Magazines Still Make Us Care About After All These Years

Sunday, August 25th, 2013

What Fashion Magazines Still Make Us Care About After All These Years
Although these themes may seem like new ideas, they have actually been kicking around the magazine world for decades. To prove our theory, we've rounded up a few of the most famous women's fashion magazine over the years to compare the covers.
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Women: Please Don't Be Stylish. Also Please Don't Be Frumpy.
On the other hand, to be a fashionable woman, like Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer, means taking the chance that you're going to be dismissed as less-than. "[W]omen who take an active interest in fashion and beauty are to both be commended (personal …
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Hearst, Estée Lauder Team Up for Flipboard Magazine
“Flipboard is a creative platform for engaging, entertaining and informing women who are interested in beauty and fashion,” said Gustavo Andriani, vice president, North America marketing for Estée Lauder. “The distinct voices and points of view from …
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