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Burberry to open store at Easton Town Center

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The Dispatch wrote Burberry to open store at Easton Saturday, October 18, 2008 BY MARLA MATZER ROSE If the economy has you feeling gloomy, soon you’ll be able to buy a nice $1,450 raincoat at Easton Town Center to chase away the clouds. Burberry — a 152-year-old British luxury brand known for its trench coats […]

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Can Columbus become a Midwestern fashion capital?

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The Alive wrote Can Columbus become a Midwestern fashion capital? Thursday, October 2, 2008 By Brittany Kress Take a look at the street corners, the sidewalks, the grocery stores. It’s a sea of people in sweatshirts and sneakers, and that casual, Midwest lifestyle is stifling Columbus designers’ best intentions. Well, so are the makeshift studios […]

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AmyD makes and sells one-of-a-kind duds

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The Dispatch wrote Seamstress with attitude makes one-of-a-kind duds Tuesday, August 26, 2008 BY KEVIN JOY She’s a mother of three from Lewis Center, a minivan-driving matriarch who shuttles her children to drama club and cooks buttered noodles for dinner. Amy Dalrymple Murphy is also a crafty connoisseur. The tattooed, mile-a-minute talker who digs the […]

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Tween Brands cutting Limited Too, local jobs

 

  Business First of Columbus wrote Tween posts 2Q loss; cutting jobs, converting flagship stores  Tuesday, August 12, 2008 Tween Brands Inc. delivered a one-two-three punch to investors after the market closed Tuesday: A multimillion-dollar second-quarter loss, job cuts at its Central Ohio corporate operations and a major rebranding effort for its flagship chain of […]

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Kleibacker: New York Designer to Ohio Curator

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Press Release wrote The Ohio Arts Council’s Riffe Gallery Presents a Unique Fashion-Focused Retrospective The Ohio Arts Council’s Riffe Gallery presents Kleibacker: New York Designer to Ohio Curator from May 8 through July 6, 2008. A retrospective of curatorial and design work by nationally recognized fashion icon Charles Kleibacker, this exhibition brings together original garments, […]

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Tigertree: Fairytale Fashion in Short North

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The Lantern wrote Fairytale Fashion in Short North Danielle Meadows Issue date: 2/26/08 Hidden in one of the many pockets of the Short North is the Tigertree boutique, which is also the manufacturing site for Maxine, Dear – a line of wallets, change purses and belt buckles designed by Josh and Niki Quinn. Like many […]

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Milk Bar finds its fashion niche on High Street

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The Lantern wrote Milk Bar finds its fashion niche on High Street Danielle Meadows Issue date: 1/15/08 In one of the opening scenes of “A Clockwork Orange,” the bad guys go to the local milk bar and drink drug-laced dairy products. This was the inspiration for three local entrepreneurs who recently opened the Milk Bar, […]

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