Venus Williams To start EleVen collection for Steve And Barry.
Insiders ask: Just WHOM are Steve and Barry?
Betsey Johnson Sells Controlling Interest To Castenea Partners, says of deal: “I’ve never heard of Steve and Barry. But, frankly, they sound like very fun guys.”
China Recalls a Warning Signal to Fashion. It is noted that the Chinese might be misrepresenting fabric content, and “the first to feel the squeeze,” one international trade expert who asked not to be indentified observed, “will most definitely be both Steve and Barry, though Steve should expect the bad news first.”
Karl Lagerfeld Will Do an Accesories Line: Handbags, Leather Goods, Luggage. A lower priced alternative to Chanel, reportedly having nothing to do either Steve nor Barry.
Katie Grand Named New Creative director of Mulberry. Both Steve and Barry said to be delighted by news, will host a small reception for Ms. Grand at the Grammercy Park Hotel during Fashion Week.