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Just a few days after Ralph Lauren released the official images of Team USA's Olympic Opening Ceremony uniform, the brand has suffered an outburst of public and political rage over the fact that every piece is manufactured in China.USA Today reports that Sen. Harry Reid, D-Nevada, told the United States Olympic Committee (USOC) they should be ashamed, and that "they should take all the uniforms, put them in a big pile and burn them," Reid said.Designer Nanette...Read Full Story
Courtesy Photo. The 2.5 oz Eau de Parfum Spray. Inspired by intricate perfume bottles in a Florentine antique store, beloved fashion designer Nanette Lepore set out to create a scent that combined bohemian chic and modern sensuality—elements reflected in each of her clothing collections. The result was nanette, a complex scent with top notes of pink pepper and rose, and a warm aromatic amber, incense, and cedarwood atlas base. In keeping with its inspiration and the designer's aesthetic...Read Full Story
Footwear just got a little more feminine. WWD reports that American designer Nanette Lepore is launching a footwear collection for spring to hit stores February 2010.The 25-style collection features wedges, heels, and flats in metallic and patent leather and snakeskin. Some of the shoes, which will retail from $195 to $350, will feature beading similar to that of the spring apparel line. Are you excited for Nanette's new shoes?Pictures from the Nanette Lepore Fall/Winter 2009/10 runway:Read Full Story
Getty Images.Nanette Lepore's Spring 2009 show was a breath of fresh, floral air. The Ohio-born designer again brought out her artillery of ribbons and frills for an ultra-femme collection of sweet party dresses and large floral prints accessorized with thick belts and short jackets. It's a great, dainty line for girly-girls - no wonder Lauren Conrad and Lo Bosworth are fans. The show confirmed what we already knew about hair trends this year and next: braids are in. Almost all of the models...Read Full Story
Nanette Lepore is a popular American fashion designer. The Ohio-born designer is known for her sweet, ultra-feminine dresses and jackets.