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  1. trendlet
    Slideshow: 30 Modern Spins on Mad Men StyleThese sexy sheaths and curve-hugging cardigans salute the sixties but look very NOW.
  2. affordable things
    Vena Cava Designed a Collection for Bloomingdale’s Aqua LineThis should be even cheaper than their new lower-priced line.
  3. loose threads
    Stephanie Pratt May Join The City; Miu Miu’s Fall Campaign RevealedPlus, Repetto and Commes des Garçons to collaborate on a line of pumps.
  4. trendlet
    Slideshow: The Best Beach Towels Under the SunIncluding top picks from Marc by Marc Jacobs, DVF, Lacoste, Calypso St. Barth, and more.
  5. loose threads
    Diesel Ads Banned in the U.K.; Bathrobes Recalled From Bloomingdale’sAlso, Coco Rocha is modeling for Victoria’s Secret.
  6. life is unfair
    Fashion Students Must Compete With Psychology Students for Retail JobsEff that!
  7. loose threads
    Bloomingdale’s and Gap Caught in Used-Panties Scandal; Cate Blanchett’s New CoverAlso, Aquascutum has a new creative director.
  8. best bets
    Best Bet: My Morning JacketThis glossy bomber jacket is a lightweight, zip-up piece of outerwear that you can wear anywhere.
  9. loose threads
    Bloomingdale’s Considers Opening Outlet Stores; Behind the Scenes at Louis Vuitton’s Spring Campaign ShootAnd Karl Lagerfeld shot Toni Garrn looking like a robot. And Baptiste is in control!
  10. the curse of lohan
    Ungaro Is Keeping Lindsay Lohan, and Terry Richardson Shot Her for PurpleWe cannot wait for that issue.
  11. ‘tis the season
    ’Tis the Season for Holiday WindowsWe’re going around to all the department stores for a reason other than shopping — the windows.
  12. loose threads
    Mario Grauso Sits Front Row at Vera Wang; Audrey Tautou on American FashionAlso, a male model appeared to be wearing fake breasts in the Elise Overland show.
  13. loose threads
    Bloomingdale’s Expands; Elle Macpherson Wears Victoria Beckham AgainAlso, Henry Holland is now in love with hosiery.
  14. best bets
    Best Bet: Trail BlazerThis jacket is just slouchy enough to wear with anything.
  15. body issues
    The Trouble With Plus-Size ClothingUnlike smaller sizes, it’s just not made to fit people well.
  16. Recession Causes Stores to Cut Back on Plus-Size ClothesEven though this market has the largest potential for growth of any in the clothing industry.
  17. going saling
    Scared Retailers Claim Spring’s Sales Won’t Be As Epic As Fall’sBut they might crack and mark things down like crazy, anyway.
  18. spring or bust
    Flower Boys: Spring Blooms Infiltrate MenswearMen’s floral prints challenge the ubiquitous plaid shirt this spring. Are you man enough to flaunt them?
  19. loose threads
    H&M and Mango Expand; Bloomingdale’s to See Young DesignersAlso, YSL will hand out USB keys on Valentine’s Day, and Alessandra Ambrosio looks great post-baby.
  20. holiday hippies
    Bloomingdale’s New Holiday Windows Are ‘Swingin’Shall we point out that there are absolutely no clothes in the windows?
  21. party lines
    Barneys Loves the Man Skirt, But Bloomingdale’s Isn’t SoldWe asked the fashion-industry honchos if Marc Jacobs’s favorite bottoms would ever trickle down to the folks.
  22. make it work
    The Struggles of Christian SirianoHe’s having trouble selling his spring 2009 collection.
  23. mantasticness
    Jack Spade Launches Men’s ApparelThe men’s line will launch for fall 2009 with a capsule collection hitting stores for spring 2009.
  24. fashion album
    Nigel Barker’s Latest Photo Project: ‘Moon Warriors’That means he shot couture-clad mannequins on the beach in February. It’s riveting.
  25. beauty marks
    Department Stores and Cosmetic Companies Cheated Us, So We Get Free Makeup!They violated antitrust laws and price-fixed. And now you get to reap the benefits!
  26. run through
    Lauren Conrad Can’t Describe Her Own ClothesLauren Conrad presented her latest collection at Bloomie’s in L.A. And boy does her delivery need work.
  27. beauty marks
    The Fab Four of Fragrance Cause Mayhem at Bloomingdale’sGwyneth Paltrow, Elizabeth Hurley, Carolyn Murphy, and Hilary Rhoda signed bottles of perfume at Bloomingdale’s last night for hundreds of overzealous fans.
  28. retail therapy
    Kidrobot Launches New Bag LineThe famed toy shop’s new bags are a color explosion — and we kind of need to buy them.
  29. loose threads
    Alessandro Dell’Acqua to Helm Malo; Coach Gets Busy in ChinaDell’Acqua replaces the 6267 designers, who went to Ferré last month; Coach plans to open 50 stores in China; and Roberto Cavalli celebrates his new wine.
  30. loose threads
    Jenna Bush’s Wedding Dress and John Galliano’s New York ShowJenna Bush’s wedding gown was very textured, John Galliano shows his Christian Dior resort collection here tonight, and bobo is the new boho.
  31. run through
    Fashion Companies Edge Out Restaurants in Meatpacking DistrictFlorent and Hog Pit are closing; Steve by Steve Madden will move into the Hog Pit; and although Florent’s new tenant is unknown, other fashion retailers are eyeing the hood.
  32. run through
    Bloomingdale’s Safe From StrikeBloomingdale’s reached a tentative agreement with its workers’ union on a new contract, averting a strike that could have commenced at 6 p.m. today.
  33. run through
    Bloomingdale’s to Stay Open Even If Workers StrikeIf its workers strike, Bloomingdale’s will staff the sales floor with corporate-level employees like buyers to prevent closure and the loss of millions of dollars.
  34. run through
    Breaking: Strike Threatens to Shut Down Bloomingdale’s FlagshipThe contract for about 2,000 unionized workers in the store expires Wednesday, and the two sides have been unable to reach an agreement on a new contract.
  35. run through
    Playboy Playmate to Invade Bloomingdale’s TomorrowUpper East Siders, tourists, and anyone else taking a spontaneous shopping trip after an afternoon at Dylan’s with the kids, be warned: Tomorrow,Playboy will be dispatching a real-live Playmate (Lindsey Vuolo, Miss November 2001, if that means anything to you) to the men’s department at the 59th Street Bloomingdale’s.