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NFT Shopping Platform Raises $19M in Series A

NFTs are hot right now, but there’s a concerted effort afoot to make the complicated process of buying these blockchain-based digital goods easier. The mission has garnered some pretty major league supporters, the latest of which have lined up in a Series A funding round for Bitski, the self-described “Shopify for NFTs.” The tech start-up […]

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Lisa Says Gah Debuts a New Look, First Offline Retail Space

Lisa Says Gah, the cult e-commerce site known for colorful, Instagram-famous fashion trends, is getting a big refresh. The site launches its redesign today, along with a new logo. This past weekend, the company also revealed its first offline pop-up as a testing ground for a potential brick-and-mortar space in the future. The site’s founder, […]

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Katrina Lake to Step Away From Stitch Fix CEO Role

Stitch Fix has a different sort of “style shuffle” planned for its executive lineup: Founder and chief executive officer Katrina Lake will become executive chairperson effective Aug. 1, leaving the CEO reins to current president Elizabeth Spaulding, the company announced Tuesday. Calling the transition “a significant milestone,” Stitch Fix emphasizes that Lake isn’t leaving the […]

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The Cut Finds Its New Top Editor at Teen Vogue

The Cut, the New York Magazine style and culture website with a devoted following, named Lindsay Peoples Wagner as its new editor in chief on Monday. Ms. Peoples Wagner, 30, will rejoin the publication after a two-year stint as the top editor of Teen Vogue, where she was the youngest editor in chief of a […]

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Lingerie Start-up Cuup Taps Vogue Writer Marjon Carlos

Lingerie e-tailer Cuup has tapped Vogue writer Marjon Carlos to lead the brand’s online editorial content.  The former senior fashion writer at Vogue now leads Cuup’s editorial team, focusing on the start-up’s editorial strategy and content for the “BodyTalk” vertical, Cuup’s weekly blog. Carlos has been tasked with growing BodyTalk, which features women and the […]

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Leveraging Connections — and Knowledge — to Succeed

A 2011 graduate of LIM College, Christina Hammond is a published writer and a full-time freelancer who specializes in entertainment marketing and events. She’s worked with brands, organizations and companies such as NBCUniversal, the United Nations, and Samsung, and counts LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton, Fast Company, Google, Forbes, InStyle and others among the brand […]

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WWD List: Fashion’s Pricing Powerlessness

Fashion’s Pricing Powerlessness It is a given that the pandemic has touched almost everything in the consumer landscape, but the changes are particularly clear in pricing. The latest government data, released Tuesday, shows that fashion’s pricing power is much more on par with the out-of-luck airlines than the on-the-rise health insurers — or even used […]