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BoF Exclusive | Stitch Fix Founder on How to Get to IPO

Hello BoF Professionals, your exclusive weekly briefing is ready, with members-only analysis and a digest of the week’s top news. Don’t forget to download the BoF Professional iPhone app. Katrina Lake, the chief executive of Stitch Fix, still takes time out of her stacked schedule to style “fixes,” or personalised boxes of five fashion items, selected

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Pussycat Dolls Founder Robin Antin Slams Kaya Jones' Claims that the Group Was a 'Prostitution Ring'

Without mentioning Antin by name, Jones did allude in a few tweets that she wasn’t on good terms with the girl group founder. “I want the den mother from hell to confess why another one of her girl group girls committed suicide?” she tweeted, apparently referencing the 2014 death of Simone Battles, a former member of G.R.L., which Antin also ...

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Herve L. Leroux, Founder of Herve Leger and Creator of the Bandage Dress, Dead at 60

Leroux met fellow designer Karl Lagerfeld in the early ’80s, before going on to launch his Hervè Leger brand in 1985. There, he created the bandage dress, a bodycon style that hugged a woman’s curves. Crawford shared a photo of herself with Leroux, fitting her with a red version of his signature dress. Let’s block ads! (Why?) … Full Text Feed

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Hugh Hefner's Final Days: 'Playboy' Founder 'Hadn't Been Doing Well for the Last Year'

Cultural icon Hugh Hefner, who died on Wednesday, seemed like the kind of person who would live forever, but new information on his final days reveals that the 91-year-old’s health was slowly failing him. A source close to Hefner’s family tells ET, “Hef hadn’t been doing well for the last year. [His death] wasn’t shocking to the family.”  “Everyone is obviously sad, ...

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