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  • n. a company employed in fashion design; a couturier


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  • The fashion house, which is known for its colorful gypsy-themed clothes, hasn't turned a profit since its creation 22 years ago.

    Christian Lacroix Seeks Creditor Protection

  • The fashion house, which is owned by LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton, cited its "unequivocal zero-tolerance policy regarding anti-Semitism and racism" after the initial incident was reported.

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  • The fashion house was the first to step up and outfit Hatcher back when she was just starting out on

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  • The Italian fashion house plans to sell a 20% stake in an initial public offering in Hong Kong, hoping to raise between $1.5 billion and $2 billion.

    Prada Steps Closer to Hong Kong IPO

  • Sales for the fashion house rose to €2.84 billion $3.77 billion from €2.4 billion a year earlier, boosted by strong gains in the company's silk and textiles division.

    Asia, Americas Boost Hermès

  • It is increasingly hard to say whether a watch from a traditional watch company or a jeweler is preferable to a watch designed by a fashion house.

    Haute Couture Takes On Horlogerie

  • Alexander McQueen's spring/summer 2011 collection was the first solo outing for Sarah Burton, who has worked with the fashion house for 16 years and was named creative director last month.

    Milan Men's Fashion Week: S&M, Silk Suits & McQueen (PHOTOS)

  • Gucci had no comment on the future of the fashion house.

    A Fashion Star Leaves the Stage

  • PPR also said that its Alexander McQueen fashion house will continue despite the designer's death last week.

    Luxury Goods Help Lift PPR Results

  • Gucci Group CEO Robert Polet said he spoke with Mr. McQueen a couple of weeks ago about the future of the fashion house.

    Luxury Goods Help Lift PPR Results


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