NYFW: At a Glance

Ernest Alexander

Elise Diamantini: While the weather is getting cooler in New York, spring is certainly in the air this fashion week.

Store Spotlight: Owen

Phillip Salem

Phillip Salem opened Owen in Manhattan’s Meatpacking District in 2012, and just over a year later, the store is flourishing — but it wasn’t easy. By Elise Diamantini

Citizens of Humanity Names Simon Miller Men’s Creative Director


Citizen’s of Humanity names Simon Miller as creative director for men’s.

Vegas Highlights: Spring 2014


Elise Diamantini: top trends from Las Vegas.

August Fashion: The Bright, the Bold & the Punky

August 2013 Downtown cover

Spring 2014 offers a mix of muted tones and bright, bold primary colors. The Wild West influences some of this season’s collections, while black, white and indigo are seemingly heralded by The Costume Institute’s Punk: Chaos to Couture exhibit.

2013 Contemporary Survey

Contemporary Survey 2013

Smart retailers are taking risks to find a replacement for denim.

Designer Preview: Spring Inspired

Shipley & Halmos

The creative minds behind six of our favorite brands this season — Shipley & Halmos, Jack Spade, Rodd & Gunn, Timo Weiland, Howe and Barque — share their inspiration.

Denim Dissected: The Blue Jeans Bible


The editors of MR have compiled our first-ever Denim Handbook, a comprehensive guide to everything stores need to know about selling (and romancing) denim.

MR Q: Moods of Norway

Moods of Norway

Making their grandmas proud: Moods of Norway makes happy clothes for happy people.

NY Market: Retail Recap

Dapper Men at MRket

Elise Diamantini asked three specialty store buyers what they loved, what they’re over and what they’re still looking for.