H&M child model and family had to move over “security concerns’

The black child model featured in a controversial H&M campaign wearing a “coolest monkey” hoodie was forced to move with his family for “security reasons,” according to reports. Liam Mango, who lived in Stockholm, Sweden, was thrown into the crossfire on social media last week as customers slammed the H&M hoodie

Are skirts the next men’s fashion trend?

In an era during which rules seem meant to be broken — and more and more people are calling for gender equality — it should surprise no one that the fashion world is the head cheerleader for change. Case in point: the Fall 2018 Menswear designers presenting a variety of

Why we “forget’ child labor made our jeans, but brag about our organic lunch

A firm moral compass is great, but a selective memory will do. Consumers demonstrate a willfully ignorant memory after learning products they like were unethically made, according to new research published in the Journal of Consumer Research. In an effort to “avoid emotionally difficult ethical information” like the use of child

Mother of boy in H&M’s “coolest monkey’ ad says, “Get over it’

The mother of a black child who was featured in a controversial H&M ad for a hoodie that read, “Coolest Monkey in the Jungle,” said that people calling it racially insensitive need to “get over it.” In a series of since-deleted Facebook posts, the mom, Terry Mango, of Stockholm, Sweden, said

5 Ways To Sell Your Clothes Online

New year, new you, new closet? Thanks to a variety of online services, following through with the last part of that mantra can actually be pretty simple. It’s no surprise people tend to purge their closets of clothes, shoes and accessories at the beginning of the year and at the start

Plus-size retailer goes bankrupt after expanding too fast

Plus-size retailer Fashion to Figure has succumbed to bankruptcy, The Post has learned. After disclosing plans to shrink its chain after it fell behind on rent payments and other bills, as reported by The Post last month, the struggling mall-based retailer filed for Chapter 11 on Monday in Newark, NJ. “We rolled

Dog owner fined £1,000 after leaving pets in sea of faeces on his own patioBenefits couple ’murdered baby by not feeding or clothing it before burying him in a park and denying he existed’Grenfell Tower fire victims honoured in emotional silent march as inquiry into causes of the deadly blaze is delayed

HUNDREDS joined a "silent march" to demand justice for the Grenfell Tower victims last night - as it emerged the inquiry into the disaster has been delayed. Survivors and relatives hugged firefighters at the emotional demo exactly five months since at least 80 died and hundreds more were made

Calypso St. Barth’s skirts on paying bills amid major cash crunch

A chain of swanky fashion boutiques that counts Gwyneth Paltrow and Cameron Diaz as clients is having trouble keeping the lights on — literally. Calypso St. Barth — whose tropical-themed togs include $95 T-shirts and $165 swimsuits — has been skimping on paying its clothing suppliers, employees and even its overdue

Plus-size retailer goes bankrupt after expanding too fast

Plus-size retailer Fashion to Figure has succumbed to bankruptcy, The Post has learned. After disclosing plans to shrink its chain after it fell behind on rent payments and other bills, as reported by The Post last month, the struggling mall-based retailer filed for Chapter 11 on Monday in Newark,

Plus-size retailer goes bankrupt after expanding too fast

Plus-size retailer Fashion to Figure has succumbed to bankruptcy, The Post has learned. After disclosing plans to shrink its chain after it fell behind on rent payments and other bills, as reported by The Post last month, the struggling mall-based retailer filed for Chapter 11 on Monday in Newark, NJ. “We rolled

Calypso St. Barth’s skirts on paying bills amid major cash crunch

A chain of swanky fashion boutiques that counts Gwyneth Paltrow and Cameron Diaz as clients is having trouble keeping the lights on — literally. Calypso St. Barth — whose tropical-themed togs include $95 T-shirts and $165 swimsuits — has been skimping on paying its clothing suppliers, employees and even

Calypso St. Barth faces vendor petitions in bankruptcy court

The once-hot resort-wear retailer, Calypso St. Barth, is headed to a decidedly unfashionable destination: bankruptcy court. About a half-dozen vendors on Wednesday filed an involuntary Chapter 7 petition against the private equity-owned chain, claiming the chain hasn’t paid some bills in a year — and that it was stonewalling them when

Plus-size retailer to shrink as mall traffic declines

A decline in mall traffic in recent years is forcing yet another apparel retailer to retrench. Plus-size retailer Fashion to Figure, a 26-store chain with locations along the East Coast, plans to shutter as many as 10 locations after the holiday shopping season, Chief Executive Michael Kaplan told The Post. The big

Ugg maker steps off the auction block

see also Deckers Outdoor, the maker of Uggs boots, on Thursday pulled itself off the block after finding no suitors interested in buying the $2.25 billion company. Share of the Goleta, Calif., company sank as much as 1.6 percent in after- hours trading in the wake of the news. Deckers has put itself

Plus-size retailer to shrink as mall traffic declines

A decline in mall traffic in recent years is forcing yet another apparel retailer to retrench. Plus-size retailer Fashion to Figure, a 26-store chain with locations along the East Coast, plans to shutter as many as 10 locations after the holiday shopping season, Chief Executive Michael Kaplan told The Post. The big

Plus-size retailer to shrink as mall traffic declines

A decline in mall traffic in recent years is forcing yet another apparel retailer to retrench. Plus-size retailer Fashion to Figure, a 26-store chain with locations along the East Coast, plans to shutter as many as 10 locations after the holiday shopping season, Chief Executive Michael Kaplan told The Post. The big

Can Abercrombie & Fitch make millennials fall back in love with them?

Sex no longer sells. With its heavily perfumed boutiques and attractive, barely clothed adolescent sales staff, Abercrombie & Fitch ruled the aughts. But the Ohio-based apparel brand has struggled recently as millennial tastes evolved and e-commerce boomed. It posted a $15.5 million loss in its most recent quarter and plans to

Can Abercrombie & Fitch make millennials fall back in love with them?

Sex no longer sells. With its heavily perfumed boutiques and attractive, barely-clothed adolescent sales staff, Abercrombie & Fitch ruled the aughts. But the Ohio-based apparel brand has struggled recently as millennial tastes evolved and e-commerce boomed. It posted a $15.5 million loss in its most recent quarter and plans to shut

Nordstrom can’t find financing to go private

Nordstrom, the struggling upscale department store, will not be going private anytime soon. The chain’s founding family on Monday called off plans to buy the 69 percent of the $7 billion chain it didn’t already own — citing difficulties in financing the deal. The Post reported exclusively earlier this month that the

Nordstrom can’t find financing to go private

Nordstrom, the struggling upscale department store, will not be going private anytime soon. The chain’s founding family on Monday called off plans to buy the 69 percent of the $7 billion chain it didn’t already own — citing difficulties in financing the deal. The Post reported exclusively earlier this month that the

Gucci pledges to go fur-free

After many years of discussion with the Humane Society of the United States, Gucci is going fur-free. Speaking at the 2017 Kering Talk at the London College of Fashion, the Italian luxury fashion brand’s CEO, Marco Bizzarri, announced that starting with their spring/summer 2018 collection, Gucci will join the Fur-Free Alliance. “Technology

Women agree: It’s impossible to find clothes that fit

Plus-size might be the body buzzword at the moment taking over the fashion world, but most women know that finding the right outfit is a lot more complicated than just the size printed on a tag. According to new research that examines the shopping habits of women of all sizes, just

Love Island’s Gabby has a HUGE reaction following latest announcement

Gabby Allen has officially been confirmed as the face of Quiz clothing [Quiz] Love Island’s Gabby Allen made a name for herself in the ITV2 villa when she broke fashion protocol and pushed beauty boundaries. Making the space bun hairstyle a thing again along with all her quirky wardrobe items, Marcel Somerville’s

Ugg maker’s board may get the boot

The board of Ugg maker Deckers Outdoor is being warned it may get the boot if a sale of the company doesn’t happen soon. An activist investor on Wednesday nominated a full 10-person slate of candidates to Deckers’ board, citing its lack of “proper oversight.” Deckers announced in April that it hired

Ugg maker’s board may get the boot

The board of Ugg maker Deckers Outdoor is being warned it may get the boot if a sale of the company doesn’t happen soon. An activist investor on Wednesday nominated a full 10-person slate of candidates to Deckers’ board, citing its lack of “proper oversight.” Deckers announced in April that it hired