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  1. fashion
    Oh No, Not Muji Too?!The Japanese retailer just filed for bankruptcy in the U.S., but it sounds like it will be okay.
  2. fashion
    What Does J. Crew’s Bankruptcy Mean for Madewell?Madewell thrived while J. Crew wilted. Will they go down together?
  3. j. crew
    J. Crew Becomes First Major Retailer to File for Bankruptcy Amid PandemicThe company has been on shaky ground for a while, though.
  4. let’s go to the mall
    Where Will We Buy Our Affordable Crotchless Panties Now? Another great mall brand closes its trashy doors.
  5. death and taxes
    16 Women on How They’re Dealing With DebtIn honor of (or in spite of) tax day.
  6. comebacks
    Betsey Johnson Plots Comeback, Reality Show“I stick to my guns, my sheaths and my sexpots.”
  7. bankruptcy
    Jemma Kidd’s Makeup Line Is Out of MoneyAnd £2 million in debt, according to reports.
  8. bankruptcy
    Betsey Johnson Starts Its Liquidation SaleIf you’ve been waiting for a great deal on sparkly pink lighting fixtures, now’s the time.
  9. bankruptcy
    A Woman Bought 65 Wedding Dresses at the Filene’s Basement Liquidation Sale They were deeply discounted.
  10. bankruptcy
    The Union Square Filene’s Basement Will Close for Good TomorrowBut there are still some good deals to be had!
  11. bankruptcy
    Filene’s Basement Will Auction Off Its Own NameIt’s part of the liquidation process.
  12. store closures
    Syms, Filene’s File for Bankruptcy With Plans to ShutterGoing-out-of-business sales will start soon.
  13. no one saved escada
    2,300 Escada Employees Affected by Bankruptcy FilingAs promised, the dying house filed today in Germany.
  14. split seams
    Roberto Cavalli Sued for Trash-talking IttierreIttierre has had enough.
  15. broke people
    The Company That Owns Gianfranco Ferré and Malo Is Officially BrokeIT Holding has filed for the Italian equivalency of Chapter 11 and the future of Just Cavalli remains uncertain.
  16. broke people
    Searle Filed for BankruptcyMore retailers are likely to follow.
  17. broke people
    Kira Plastinina Files for BankruptcyOh, no. We are distraught.
  18. ‘tis the season to be broke
    Steve & Barry’s Files for Bankruptcy AgainLast night’s filing comes less than five months after its previous Chapter 11 filing.
  19. run through
    Sarah Jessica Parker’s Bitten Line Shall Flourish at Steve & Barry’sThe recently bankrupt chain has been bought for $168 million, so Parker doesn’t have to take her line elsewhere.
  20. run through
    Breaking: Steve & Barry’s Files Chapter 11The affordable clothes retailer just announced what everyone knew was coming.
  21. loose threads
    Mango Heads to Iraq; One Gap Ad’s Tragic Photoshop ErrorAlso, Steve & Barry’s could file Chapter 11 today, Donna Karan heads back to the tents, and Heidi Klum denounces plastic surgery.
  22. loose threads
    Matthew Williamson Comes to NYC; Kate Moss and Jamie Hince on the Outs?Also, Steve & Barry’s closures are imminent, and Eva Mendes makes a suprisingly bold statement about the couture collections.
  23. run through
    Steve & Barry’s May Never Open Downtown, Since They Have No MoneyWhy don’t they have any cash? Their clothes are too cheap!
  24. loose threads
    Goody’s Goes Bankrupt; Barack Obama Is Best-DressedGoody’s expansion plan didn’t work out so well, Barack Obama is one of British ‘Esquire”s top ten best-dressed men, and Agyness Deyn (gasp) drank when she went out in London.