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· Art of Shaving opens a mini-salon at Bloomies 59th St [WWD, sub req]
· Cash-strapped American Apparel sells a 20% stake to private eq firm [NYT]
· André Benjamin faces challenges as a black, non-gay fashion designer [NYP]
· Designer of the "Aretha hat" completely swamped with orders [NYT]
· That Sartorialist/Garance romance rumor is true [Cheryl Shops]