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About Elise Diamantini

Elise Diamantini, managing editor, covers the contemporary market for MR Magazine and MRketplace.com. A former MR intern, Elise graduated from the Fashion Institute of Technology with a bachelor’s degree in advertising and marketing communications and an associate’s degree in fashion merchandising. Elise resides in Manhattan’s Lower East Side, a neighborhood perfect for people-watching and trend-spotting.

A Super-Powered Collection

Five Four Marvel FEATURED

Five Four’s collaboration with Marvel, inspired by super heroes, comprises outerwear, dress shirts, graphic T-shirts and accessories.

Stetson Celebrates 150 Years

Don Williams in Stetson showroom 1970s

Stetson is launching an interactive timeline where consumers can learn about the brand’s rich history.

Retail Spotlight: Craft Atlantic

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Craft Atlantic, an elevated contemporary sportswear collection founded by Pierre Mordacq and designed by Luis Fernandez, opened up shop on a cozy corner of New York’s West Village in October 2014.

Vegas Trends: Accessories and Footwear

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Elise Diamantini looks at shoes from Inkkas, neckwear from ZB Savoy, leather bags from Herschel and more.

Vegas Trends: Outerwear

Golden Bear Varsity-FEATURED

Outerwear was an important category this season, and we saw even more salable styles for fall 2015 during Las Vegas market.

Vegas Trends: Tailored Sweats and Joggers

Sweats and Joggers-Feb2015-FEATURED

A major trend we spotted during Las Vegas market was the explosion of tailored sweatpants and joggers. Elise Diamantini looks at styles from brands like CWST, Gant and others.

How to Stay Fit in Las Vegas

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Elise Diamantini: While no one can be perfect in Sin City, there are plenty of ways to try to be mindful about our health, including some fitness classes with celebrity trainer Tracy Anderson.

MR’s 25th Anniversary: 25 On the Rise

25OnTheRise-FEATURED

From retailers to designers, photographers to bloggers, we scoured the market to find the next big names in menswear. Including Lucio Castro, Matthew Breen and Brian Trunzo of Carson Street Clothiers, and Matteo Gottardo of W.R.K.

Fall 2015 Trends: Knitwear

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Elise Diamantini: We’ve been in a woven cycle for a few years now, but after walking the shows last week, one thing is clear: knits have arrived.

Bundle Up

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Elise Diamantini highlights three brands offering a unique take on the puffer trend: Colmar, Andrew Marc and Ma.Strum.