New owner of historic fashion bastion spending $170 million to woo other creative types

Downtown L.A.’s California Market Center is a.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesNov 9th, 2018

Black Monarchy: How Phylicia Dove found her passion

Phylicia Dove thinks that creative types will understand her journey. The 30-year-old owner of Black Monarchy fashion boutique spent years pursuing a track that would eventually lead to law school. The fact that she has always had advanced lawyerly.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 6th, 2018

Fashion Mogul Tommy Hilfiger Sells Miami Beach Hotel He Aimed to Restore

A company controlled by Mr. Hilfiger and its partner, Turkish conglomerate Dogus Group, are selling the historic Raleigh Hotel on Collins Avenue for $103 million......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjFeb 13th, 2019

First look: UT-Austin moves ahead with $175M expansion of Longhorns football stadium

Bevo is getting a bit more bling. University of Texas System regents on Aug. 9 approved spending $175 million to expand the historic Darrel K Royal-Texas Memorial Stadium, home of the Longhorn football team. But as the Austin American-Statesman poi.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 13th, 2018

COCA receives $5 million from local philanthropist

COCA-Center of Creative Arts said Friday it received a $5 million gift from St. Louis philanthropist and retired business owner Kim Kuehner toward its Create Our Future Campaign. As of Friday, the campaign has raised $41 million toward a goal of $45 .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 8th, 2018

Burberry is apologizing for including a hoodie that has a noose knot attached to it in its fall/winter 2019 collection

Vianney Le Caer/Invision/AP The chief executive and chief creative officer of luxury fashion powerhouse Burberry have apologized for putting a hoodie with strings tied in the shape of a noose on their London Fa.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsider7 hr. 9 min. ago

Karl Lagerfeld, Chanel"s Creative Force, Dies

German designer Karl Lagerfeld, who dominated high fashion for decades and reinvigorated French couture house Chanel as creative director, has died......»»

Category: asiaSource: wsj8 hr. 54 min. ago

Alaska Air confident it will overturn the Virgin $78 million lawsuit ruling

Alaska Air Group is confident it will prevail upon appeal in a California class action lawsuit involving 1,800 former Virgin America flight attendants, the company said. A judge on Feb. 4 ordered Virgin America and its new owner, SeaTac-based Alas.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals14 hr. 39 min. ago

Karl Lagerfeld, Chanel Creative Director and Prolific Fashion Designer, Dies in Paris at 85

He joined Chanel in 1983, more than a decade after the death of founder Gabrielle 'Coco' Chanel. Karl Lagerfeld, the German fashion designer who helped set the industry standard for five decades with collections that dressed celebrities such a.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneFeb 19th, 2019

Legendary Fashion Designer Karl Lagerfeld Dies in Paris at 85

The German creative director of fashion house Chanel died in Paris, according to French media reports Karl Lagerfeld, the iconic creative director of fashion house Chanel, has di.....»»

Category: topSource: timeFeb 19th, 2019

Dunedin Blue Jays to move to different stadium as home site undergoes $81M expansion

The Dunedin Blue Jays may be flocking to another stadium as the Florida Auto Exchange Stadium and the Bobby Mattick Training Center in Dunedin are undergoing an $81 million renovation. Rogers Blue Jays Baseball Partnership, owner of the Toronto B.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 18th, 2019

CBS leans harder on streaming services after sluggish quarter

With growth from traditional television slowing, CBS Corp. is stepping up its ambitions for streaming services. The owner of Showtime and its namesake broadcast network is now aiming for 25 million... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkFeb 16th, 2019

Personal Finance Daily: What Amazon’s ‘HQ2’ was going to cost taxpayers and people are spending $886 million on Valentines for their pets

Thursday's top personal finance stories.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 14th, 2019

People are spending $886 million on Valentines for their pets

One in five people buy Valentine’s Day gifts for their pets, and almost half admit they cuddle with their dog more than their partner......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 14th, 2019

Historic downtown apartment building sells for $5.56M

A five-story Victorian-style apartment building at Charles and Saratoga streets has changed hands. 300 N. Charles St. was sold last month for $5.56 million to GL Capital based in Columbia. GL also owns apartment developments in Bolton Hill and Charle.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 14th, 2019

Famed Cullinan mine banks on big diamonds to drive down debt

The owner of one of the world's most famous diamond mines could be about a decade away from clearing its multi-million-dollar debts, in a sign of the struggles facing an industry assailed by synthetic rivals and uncertain demand......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 14th, 2019

Big Steel, a Tariff Winner, Steps Up Its Lobbying

Lobbying spending by steel producers, big beneficiaries of Trump administration tariffs, jumped last year to $12.2 million, the highest in at least two decades......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjFeb 13th, 2019

Court ruling doesn"t stop untraceable election spending

More than 100 outside groups spent over $50 million on "independent expenditure" ads during the closing months of last year's midterm elections......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsFeb 12th, 2019

Shoes pulled from Katy Perry line after blackface criticism

Katy Perry's fashion line has pulled two types of shoes after some people compared them to blackface......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 12th, 2019

Katy Perry Shoes ‘Immediately Removed’ From Website After Blackface Criticism

(LOS ANGELES) — Katy Perry’s fashion line has pulled two types of shoes after some people compared them to blackface. The Ora Face Block Heel and Rue Fac.....»»

Category: topSource: timeFeb 12th, 2019

Inside the Red Sox owner"s $25 million home—and it"s up for sale

CNBC's Robert Frank takes us inside the $25 million Florida home of billionaire John Henry, owner of the Boston Globe and the Boston Red Sox. And it's up for sale......»»

Category: realestateSource: cnbcFeb 8th, 2019