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An APPLE A Day…..

 

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Finally it’s here…..well almost.  Apple’s first new product since the iPad five years ago will start shipping April 24th (preorders after April 10th).  Not only is Apple tapping into the “Wearable Tech” category, they are also taking a walk on the Fashion side with launches scheduled in fashion specialty stores in Paris, London, Tokyo and LA.  To work back to the lifestyle of the wearer, three different styles have been created: Apple Sport Watch starting at $349, the Apple Watch starting at $549 and the creme de la creme Apple Watch Edition starting at $10,000.  Will you sport an Apple Watch this Spring?

 

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Rent Your Wardrobe ………..Men Have Been Doing It for Years!

Have a wedding to attend and don’t want to spend your savings on that new dress?  Want to look like Amal Clooney at the Spring Gala? Why not rent the look?  The Fashion Merchandising Management Department’s very own Professor Shawn Grain Carter discusses the many benefits of renting.

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Take a listen…..

http://www.marketplace.org/topics/business/fashions-new-fairy-godmother-designer-dress-rental#.VLZq7g9erCg.email

RUNWAY 27 ANNUAL FASHION SHOW: #FASHIONISEVIL

Couldn’t get enough from last year?  Well the wait is over…….                 Runway 27 Second Annual Fashion Show is here!                                Come on out and support FIT’s students as they strut down the runway.  You don’t want to miss it…

When:  Thursday, November 20th (7:00pm, doors open at 6:00pm)

Where: Haft Auditorium, Fashion Institute of Technology

*FREE for FIT Students, $5 Non-Students

*Remember to use #fashionisevil

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MARKETPLACE IN THE CITY

Looking for a new, cool place to shop in NYC….check out                    Bene Rialto!  Bene Rialto means “good marketplace” in Italian.   Right in the middle of the garment district, the Bene Rialto team is creating a new way to connect people to each other, to experiences, to ideas and to themselves.  Cheers!

Bene Rialto- 13 West 38th Street, New York, NY 10018

www.benerialto.com

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