December 9, 2013 at 4:59pm
No brand before or after it captured the zeitgeist quite like Juicy Couture. So why did a business with almost $500 million in annual revenue sell this autumn in a $195 million cash deal to a licensing group better known for working with brands like Marilyn Monroe and Elvis Presley? I spoke to Juicy Couture’s founders, as well as its former and current owners for Business of Fashion.
December 5, 2013 at 11:45am
Eight years after its launch, PurseForum remains one of the most active shopping communities on the web. We meet a few of its most loyal members, whose closets contain millions of dollars worth of handbags.
Read my story at Fashionista.com.
December 4, 2013 at 12:24pm
I was on GMA this morning talking about why I gave up heels. Watch the clip here.
Episode 16: Black Friday Night (Again)
Dan and Lauren celebrate Black Friday and discuss iPhone cases, the new iPads, shopping spam, and knockoff furniture.
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Love this episode of The Needle and the Mouse, a podcast my husband and I do that covers the intersection of fashion and tech.
November 26, 2013 at 5:29pm
If you do plan on shopping this Friday, there are ways to do it without stressing yourself out too much — or physically and mentally harassing others. Loved researching this one with Mark Ellwood for Fashionista.com.
November 21, 2013 at 11:08am
Even B- and C-list YouTube stars can earn $300,000 to $400,000 a year. Read the rest of my story at Cosmopolitan.com.
November 20, 2013 at 12:18pm
"I think there’s a place for it," the the world-renowned photographer told me. Read more at Fashionista.com.
November 19, 2013 at 2:36pm
I spoke to archivist Julie Ann Orsini—who works with Tom Ford, Proenza Schouler and Jason Wu, amongst others—as well as Vogue's Hamish Bowles and the house of Dior about what makes fashion archives so valuable to brands.