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    Eileen Fisher’s Holistic Vision

    Design. Connect. Imagine. CFDA Member and designer Eileen Fisher’s environmental vision focuses on these core values. Design, because it’s the key stage for designing out negative impacts and designing in...

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    CFDAdventures with Steven Kolb: Dubai

    Our CFDA CEO, Steven Kolb, has returned from a 4-day sojourn to Dubai where he took part in the inaugural event: Fashion Forward, a platform to showcase emerging designers in...

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    Karen Harvey’s Storytelling Workshop

    Last week the CFDA’s {FASHION INCUBATOR} designers had the pleasure of attending a two-day workshop led by top luxury brand consultant, Karen Harvey, where she regaled ways to build and...

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    The Business Leaders of Tomorrow Part II

    Today, May 3rd marks the last day of the CFDA/NYU Stern School of Business Workshop. Established two years ago, MBA Students from Stern are paired with both CFDA Members and...

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    The Business Leaders of Tomorrow Part I

    Friday, May 3rd marks the last day of the CFDA / NYU Stern School of Business Workshop. Established two years ago, MBA students from Stern are paired with both CFDA...

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    Public School + Forbes Magazine

        Dao-Yi Chow and Maxwell Osborne of Public School chat with Joseph DeAcetis of Forbes Magazine about their ultra-cool menswear line. Dao-Yi Chow describes designing for men who want...

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    Inside Maria Cornejo’s Store

    CFDA and Sustainability Committee Member, Maria Cornejo, is committed to environmentally sustainable practices. As a winner of the 2010 CFDA/Lexus Eco Fashion Challenge, Maria dedicates herself to using ecological and sustainable fabrics wherever...

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    Maria Snyder’s Eco Initiatives

    CFDA member, Maria Snyder, is considered a pioneer in the eco-fashion movement.  In the 90’s Felissimo stores announced Maria Snyder as one of the first designers in the world to...

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    The CFDA Travels to Harvard Business School

    On Monday, April 22 the CFDA traveled to Boston to visit Harvard Business School (HBS) and their Luxury & Retail Club.  Steven Alan, along with president of his company, Trish...

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    MONIQUE PÉAN’s Earth Day Initiative

    In honor of Earth Day, April 22, 2013, MONIQUE PÉAN planted 100 trees in India for every individual piece of MONIQUE PÉAN jewelry that was purchased from any domestic retailer. MONIQUE...

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    Spotlight on James Perkins

    In commemoration of Earth Day, the CFDA tapped James Perkins to photograph a series of still images and videos of the 2012 CFDA/Lexus Eco-Fashion Challenge winners: Pamela Love, Melissa Joy...

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    #Winspiration

    W Hotels and the CFDA sent CFDA {FASHION INCUBATOR} designer WHIT on a five day inspiration trip to W Retreat & Spa, Seminyak, Bali. Now it’s your turn: Share what inspires...

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