Tag: clothing

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How Jenna Lyons Transformed J. Crew Into A Cult Brand

“J.Crew employees reveal themselves by the nakedness of their ankles. It’s as if the company’s uniform, ambiently dictated by Lyons, is enforced only from the knees down.”


De Nimes

The history of blue jeans, “America’s greatest contribution to the global closet.”


Sweatpants in Paradise

The immersive mise en scène of a Hollister flagship store, redolent of California beach towns that don’t exist, “lazy, hygienic sexuality,” and weed.


The man behind Abercrombie & Fitch

Profile of the flip-flop wearing 61-year-old ‘dude’ who turned around a dying company by selling all-American sex to teens – and isn’t apologizing.



Tadashi Yanai (“he is like Warren Buffett in Japan”) takes his Uniqlo brand stateside.