The Daily Digest

  1. The Golden Era of ‘Fashion Blogging’ Is Over

    “With everyone from powerhouse editors-in-chief to creative directors and standard-bearing critics playing …More

  2. Mulberry: To Hell in a Handbag

    “British label Mulberry once cornered the middle market in desirable bags. But its decision to go for the …More

  3. Why Online Retailers Like Bonobos, Boden, Athleta Mail So Many Catalogs

    “When everything is available for sale on your smartphone, why do catalogs still clutter your mailbox? The …More

  4. Birchbox Raises $60 Million to Shake Up the Beauty Industry

    “Birchbox, the popular ecommerce service for beauty products, announced Monday that it has raised $60 million …More

  5. Is This the End of Terry Richardson?

    “It wasn’t the latest allegation of sexual harassment from photographer Terry Richardson that was surprising, …More

In Beirut, Sarah’s Bag Balances Style and Social Good

A woman working on a section for a Sarah’s Bag | Source: Courtesy

In battle-scarred Beirut, Sarah Beydoun of Sarah’s Bag has built an international accessories business built on unique bags handmade by former prostitutes and prisoners by putting her story second and fashion first.

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Sources Say Roberto Cavalli Nearing €450 Million Sale to Permira

Roberto Cavalli Autumn/Winter 2014 | Source: Cavalli

LONDON, United Kingdom — Italian designer Roberto Cavalli is in advanced talks to sell a majority stake in his eponymous fashion house to London-based buyout firm Permira in a sale worth about 450 million euros ($621 million), four sources close to the deal told Reuters.

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