Ten top stores, Commerce vs. creativity, ASOS’ kidswear, NYFW open to consumers

Eliana courtesy of American Apparel

Eliana, courtesy of American Apparel

Ten Stores Americans Can’t Give Up (Forbes)
American Apparel tops the list of stores Americans can’t live without.

NYFW: Commercial versus creative (Drapers)
In New York, it’s always a balancing act between commerce and creativity during fashion week.

ASOS launches kidswear (Drapers)
ASOS, the online retailer, has just launched a kidswear line.

Should Fashion Week Open to Consumers? (WWD)
A survey reveals that consumers would pay for fashion show tickets. (Subscription required)