Sample sales were projected to rise significantly this season and Racked is doing damage control, reporting on one of the first extra-large sample sales of the season. It was, you guessed it, Steven Alan.
Marc Jacobs International has paid one million dollars to settle a lawsuit claiming that the company paid their way into their coveted New York Fashion Week spot, the Armory, from season's prior.
Harry Winston is going e-commerce. It's going to be called, at least to people who work for the company, 'The Harry Winston Online Salon'. How they'll handle shipping has yet to be determined.
Net-a-Porter has expanded their editorial reach, with bookmarks to keep customers corralled in to the appropriate price points and labels. The notion of 'categories' isn't exactly new but everything Net-a-Porter touches turns to gold so it's as newsworthy as anything.