The Daily Digest

  1. Athleisure Trend Drives Fashion Sales Growth in 2014

    “The small increase in apparel, footwear, and accessories sales in 2014 as compared to 2013 was ‘driven …More

  2. Former Apple Retail Boss Ron Johnson Leads $16 Million Investment in Nasty Gal

    “Online retailer Nasty Gal is gearing up for its brick-and-mortar moment and has brought in former Apple …More

  3. Once Upon a Time in Italy…

    “Italy (and, indeed, most of the European Union) could use a fairy tale right about now, or at least the …More

  4. New Fabric Tech Could Be Outerwear’s Biggest Advance in 40 Years

    “It could be the most significant advancement in outdoor clothing since the first Gore-Tex jacket with a …More

  5. Suzy Menkes Interviews Marc Jacobs

    “‘I look at young fashion and it seems like it’s all the same – the idea of what is edgy or …More

Graffiti Artists Fight Copying by Fashion Brands

Jason “Revok” Williams, Victor “Reyes” Chapa and Jeffrey “Steel” Rubin San Francisco Mission District Mural | Source: Revok, Reyes and Steel.

A crew of graffiti artists is suing Roberto Cavalli for copyright infringement, unfair competition and false designation of origin in the latest in a string of cases involving alleged misappropriation of street art.

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