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  1. big daddy kane
    PPR Acquires 51 Percent of Christopher KaneDid not see this coming.
  2. big daddy kane
    PPR Continuing to Work on Christopher Kane’s Consolation PrizeIt could be a CEO!
  3. wang watch
    Why Balenciaga Chose Alexander Wang: Pinault ExplainsAlso, was Nicolas Ghesquière fired?
  4. ins and outs
    Yes He Can: How Wang Works Well for BalenciagaDespite the criticism, some clues from his shows suggest he has what it takes.
  5. ins and outs
    Reactions to Alexander Wang at Balenciaga: Surprise, ConcernAnd some cautious optimism.
  6. rumor alert
    PPR Might ‘Invest’ in Christopher Kane Can they just tap him for Balenciaga already?
  7. nicolas ghesquiere
    Why Balenciaga’s Designer Was So InfluentialWith Nicolas Ghesquière leaving the brand, a photographic look at ten years of incredibly gorgeous clothing.
  8. Complaints Against Saint Laurent Gain SteamBut many buyers said they liked the collection.
  9. great expectations
    Yoox to Show PPR How to Use the InterwebsSo much more online shopping to come!
  10. clothes we will not see
    Press Won’t Be Invited to Hedi Slimane’s First YSL ShowsHow Tom Ford of them.
  11. loose threads
    Valentino’s Birthday; Romeo Gigli’s ComebackPlus, Carolyn Murphy covers June’s German Vogue with some highly impractical beach hair.
  12. cover girls
    Linda Evangelista’s Love Cover ‘Cost a Fortune’According to Katie Grand.
  13. loose threads
    Kate Middleton’s Charity Choices; Rick Santorum’s Sweater-VestsPlus, Australian Vogue debuts its new February cover.
  14. life’s luxuries
    Luxury Men’s Fashion Estimated to Be Growing Twice As Fast As Women’sBain consultants estimate 14 percent growth in luxury menswear each year.
  15. loose threads
    F21 in Hong Kong; Kim’s Marie Claire InterviewPlus, Donna Karan receives an award from the Dream Foundation on Friday.
  16. money matters
    Fashion Firm PPR Invests $10 Million in ‘The Fancy’, a New Image Sharing SiteThe site’s worth is now valued at $100 million.
  17. Frida Giannini and Gucci CEO Patrizio di Marco Admit to Having a Steamy Workplace RomanceThe couple goes public with their two-year relationship.
  18. burberry watch
    PPR to Buy Burberry?But one analyst says Burberry is too expensive for them.
  19. herme$
    Hermès Sticks It to LVMH by Inviting Salma Hayek to Their Paris Store OpeningShe’s the wife of LVMH’s main competitor, PPR’s François-Henri Pinault.
  20. r.i.p. mcqueen
    Next Year’s Costume Institute Gala Opens the Met’s Sure-to-Be-Stunning Alexander McQueen ExhibitIt tingles, doesn’t it?
  21. money matters
    Somewhere in the World, People Are Ravenous for Luxury GoodsJust not here.
  22. rumor mill
    PPR to Buy Burberry?It would only cost around $5.7 billion, so it’s not like they can’t afford it.
  23. loose threads
    Tyra Banks Returns to IMG; Adriana Lima Returns to Magazine CoversAlso, Jonah Hill and Russell Brand will appear in Diesel windows today.
  24. mcqueen’s future
    McQueen Label to Go On, Show at Paris Fashion WeekGucci Group addressed the fate of the label today.
  25. mcqueen’s future
    PPR to Address Fate of McQueen Label TomorrowSome experts think it might find success under another designer.
  26. rumor mill
    PPR to Buy Abercrombie?The luxury conglomerate is reportedly looking to shed its less glamorous brands to scoop up a few mid-market ones.
  27. loose threads
    Christian Dior’s Profits Down; Tom Ford’s First Movie Heads to Venice Film FestivalAlso, an illustration of Cate Blanchett appears on the September cover of Australian ‘Vogue.’
  28. loose threads
    Prada Profits Down; MObama’s Vogue a Top SellerAlso, PPR employees protest layoffs in France and Carla Bruni wears Chanel.
  29. everybody freak out
    Swine Flu Threatens Luxury-Goods IndustryNo one is safe from the pigs. Not even the chic people.
  30. loose threads
    PPR’s Profits Dip; Audrina Patridge Wears Skimpy Outfit for PETA AdAlso, specialty boutiques are closing in L.A., and Rachel Bilson has a column in ‘In Style.’
  31. loose threads
    Disgruntled PPR Workers Descend on Pinault; Jessica Biel Is William Rast’s MuseAlso, is a baby feud brewing between Gisele and the mother of her husband’s kid?
  32. loose threads
    London Fashion Week Starts Today; Mary J. Blige Wants to DesignAlso, PPR’s sales are up.
  33. put a ring on it
    Salma Hayek and PPR’s Francois-Henri Pinault Are Married!The on-off couple wed on Valentine’s Day.
  34. loose threads
    Victoria Beckham Lands Indian ‘Vogue’ Bridal-Issue CoverAlso PPR CEO François-Henri Pinault doesn’t feel comfortable partying, and Naomi isn’t pregnant.