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  1. eff the recession
    Zac Posen Launches Lower-Priced Line for HipstersBut the kind of hipster who doesn’t like ripped jeans.
  2. loose threads
    Victoria Beckham to Snatch Up Audrey Hepburn Items, Cast Blake LivelyPlus, Biba returns?
  3. the curse of lohan
    Neiman Marcus and Net-A-Porter Dropped Emanuel Ungaro for SpringSo Lindsay isn’t helping them sell, after all!
  4. Neighborhood Watch
    Motorino Expands Hours; Robicelli’s Market ClosesPlus: Isaac Mizrahi’s Mushroom Truffle Spaghetti served at Saks, and a mystery beer tasting in Park Slope, in our regular roundup of neighborhood food news.
  5. loose threads
    Mario Grauso Sits Front Row at Vera Wang; Audrey Tautou on American FashionAlso, a male model appeared to be wearing fake breasts in the Elise Overland show.
  6. loose threads
    Escada Determined to Survive; Swaim Hutson Heads to GenerraAlso, Bar Refaeli doesn’t diet.
  7. fashion’s night out
    A Frugal Guide to Fashion’s Night OutThe top twenty freebies, meals, and deals.
  8. things we didn’t see coming
    Look at What Timberland Made for Fashion’s Night Out!BOAT SHOES.
  9. party lines
    Chung, Costa, & Fabiola at CK’s Saks Store LaunchYeah, we would, too.
  10. loose threads
    Yves Saint Laurent Art Auction, Part Two; Eva Mendes Billboard VandalizedAlso, Marisa Tomei stars in Scott Sternberg’s Boy by Band of Outsiders fall look book.
  11. loose threads
    Kate Moss Lands on Vogue U.K.’s September Cover; Madonna Wears House of HarlowAnd the ball boys at the U.S. Open will once again be decked out in Ralph Lauren.
  12. men are the new women
    Man Corsets Flying Off the Shelves at SaksAlso known as man girdles or ‘mirdles.’
  13. loose threads
    Jonathan Saunders Leaves New York for London; Angelina Jolie’s Red-carpet Style Strategy ExplainedAlso, Daisy Lowe is singing backup vocals now.
  14. loose threads
    Saks Readies to Open Its $30 Million Floor; Courtney Love to Design Clothes?Also, Michelle Obama took Sasha and Malia shopping at Bonpoint in Paris.
  15. loose threads
    Agyness Deyn Is the New Face of Uniqlo; Ab Fab DiesAnd Saks has started discounting spring collections.
  16. going saling
    Scared Retailers Claim Spring’s Sales Won’t Be As Epic As Fall’sBut they might crack and mark things down like crazy, anyway.
  17. spring or bust
    Flower Boys: Spring Blooms Infiltrate MenswearMen’s floral prints challenge the ubiquitous plaid shirt this spring. Are you man enough to flaunt them?
  18. eff the recession
    Department Stores Dropped Christian Lacroix, and Now It’s on the Money HuntThe label’s owners are in talks to sell a stake to make up for losses.
  19. loose threads
    Retail Job Losses Still Depressing; Kelly Killoren Bensimon Fired by Saks?Also, Rei Kawakubo is helping Japanese ‘Vogue’ open a store that’s like a magazine you can walk into.
  20. gossipmonger
    Kelly Killoren Bensimon Will No Longer Be the Face of SaksBut it has nothing to do with her legal problems, or the fact that she is becoming the most-reviled woman on ‘Real Housewives,’ Saks swears. And more in our gossip roundup.
  21. bright sides
    Designer Clothing Prices DOWNLabels have come to realize they won’t sell for pre-recession prices.
  22. make it work
    Saks Picks Up Christian Siriano’s CollectionIs anyone else amazed at how hot this guy is almost a year after winning ‘Project Runway’?
  23. good news
    Saks’s Stock Is Up! So Is Liz Claiborne’s! And Others That Were Doing Really Badly!And it’s all thanks to Tim Geithner.
  24. recession store-ies
    Are Fashion Directors Necessary?Seeing the rate at which they’re being laid off lately, the answer is probably not.
  25. broke people
    Saks Is Down $99 Million, But Can They Bounce Back?They’re spending tens of millions of dollars to renovate one floor of one store, so who knows!
  26. loose threads
    Saks Now Selling $21,000 Suits; Carla Bruni Wears Young DesignerAlso, Kelly Cutrone speaks on the Dupre debacle.
  27. desperate times
    Have Saks’ Crazy Sales Totally Effed Up Retail As We Know It?You can’t sell goods at 70 percent off for months and expect people to go back to full price.
  28. ins and outs
    Fashion Director Michael Fink Is Out at SaksThe company cited “corporate restructuring.”
  29. bloodbaths
    Breaking: Saks to Lay Off 1,100The company also won’t match 401(k) contributions in 2009, among other cost-cutting measures.
  30. eff the recession
    Versace Not Putting Things on Sale to Keep the Riffraff OutThey don’t want teen girls to be able to afford their bags.
  31. fashion tragedies
    Retailers, Editors Cut Back on the Couture ShowsMany retailers are skipping the couture shows next month to save money.
  32. retail therapy
    Affordable Fur: No Longer a MythThese scarves and collars can glam up even jeans and tees and cost barely more than a night out.
  33. political style
    The RNC Actually Spent $180,000 on the Palin Clan’s ClothesApparently the RNC spent $350 at a day spa and made purchases at Victoria’s Secret.
  34. make it work
    Christian Siriano Weathers the Economy With New Payless DealSome view it as selling out, but it’s probably where his fan base shops anyway.
  35. holiday hippies
    Saks Fifth Avenue Unveils Fashion-Infused Crystal WindowsThese displays include an abundance of non-denominational snowflakes, crystals, and stars.
  36. fur files
    Humane Society Sues Over ‘Pseudo’ Faux FurThey allege stores like Neiman Marcus and Saks sold fur items labeled ‘faux’ that actually contained real fur.
  37. ‘tis the season to be broke
    Versace, Christian Louboutin, Chanel, and More Slash Prices in U.S.By up to 10 percent! For once, we can thank the dollar, which has considerably increased in value against the euro.
  38. loose threads
    Secret 40 Percent Off Sales at Bergdorf Goodman and Saks; $750 Steven Meisel PuzzleAlso Johnny Borrell turns down a Christian Dior campaign, and Saks commissions $12,500 holiday brooches.
  39. beauty marks
    Tween Makeover-Store Club Libby Lu Closes; Condoms Fight AcnePlus, Karlie Kloss stars in Bulgari’s new fragrance campaign.
  40. political style
    Sarah Palin May Have Spent More Than $150,000 on Clothes!She also wore a $500 Elie Tahari suit last night.
  41. loose threads
    Vera, Diane, and Donna Vote Obama; Men Propose in SaksAlso, Kate Moss is on the cover of British ‘Vogue’ again, and Zara will open a giant Upper West Side store.
  42. party lines
    Escada Designer ‘Honored’ Sarah Palin Loves His ClothesHe says, “She’s an attractive woman, so why not?”
  43. make it work
    The Struggles of Christian SirianoHe’s having trouble selling his spring 2009 collection.
  44. political style
    The McCain Campaign Should Have Thought More About That $150K Shopping SpreeFashion critics say it’s incongruous with her image and wonder why she couldn’t shop at Banana Republic.
  45. political style
    How to Spend $150,000 at Saks and Neiman MarcusWhy Palin’s fashion budget might have been necessary.
  46. Food Journalism
    How to Digest the ‘Times Magazine’ Food IssueWe summarize all the articles.
  47. just pugh it
    Simon Doonan Thinks Sarah Palin Should Go for ‘Flamboyance’We’re thinking Gareth Pugh. See with the magic of Photoshop!
  48. luxury will never die?
    Clothing Retailers Fret About the Wall Street Crash, Jewelers Sit PrettyCompanies like Saks and Missoni are freaking out about Wall Street, but high-end jewelers aren’t worried at all.
  49. loose threads
    Saks Loses $31.7 Million; Men’s Apparel Sales Surpass Women’sAlso, Narciso Rodriguez’s business isn’t growing, Brits choose fashion over food, and Erin Wasson wears ice cream.
  50. beauty marks
    Department Stores and Cosmetic Companies Cheated Us, So We Get Free Makeup!They violated antitrust laws and price-fixed. And now you get to reap the benefits!
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