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Ancestry removes ad amid backlash

Genealogy company Ancestry has taken down a recent commercial following public outcry that the ad whitewashes slavery. The Lehi, Utah-based company removed the ad from YouTube on Thursday and is in the process of pulling it from TV, according to a spokeswoman. “Ancestry is committed to telling important stories from history,” the company said in a statement. “This ad was intended to represent one of those stories. We appreciate the feedback we have received and apologize for any offense that ...
Tags: Google, Youtube, Advertising, CMO, Walgreens, Canada, Gucci, Ancestry, The Salt Lake Tribune, Lehi Utah, Todd Pollak, Vineet Mehra, Caroline Sheu, Adidas Prada

Kering shares slide as Gucci's growth slows

Kering's shares fell by nearly 6 percent on Thursday after signs of a slowdown at the French fashion company's Gucci brand, particularly in the United States, took the shine off a broader rise in sales.
Tags: Money, businessNews, United States, Gucci

Kering beats forecasts even as Gucci growth cools

Strong demand for Gucci's flamboyant designs and handbags helped parent Kering beat first-quarter revenue forecasts on Wednesday, even as the pace of growth at the Italian fashion label cools from the explosive levels of the last two years.
Tags: Money, businessNews, Gucci, Kering

Martha Stewart’s brand gets a new owner, again. Plus, doubts about the T-Mobile-Sprint merger: Wednesday Wake-Up Call

Welcome to Ad Age’s Wake-Up Call, our daily roundup of advertising, marketing, media and digital news. You can get an audio version of this briefing on your Alexa device. Search for "Ad Age" under "Skills" in the Alexa app. What people are talking about today How much is the Martha Stewart brand worth? Way less than it was just a few years ago, according to the New York Post. The Post reports that Stewart’s homemaking empire is being sold to Marquee Brands for $175 million, plus up to $40 mil...
Tags: Post, Minneapolis, Obama, France, Martha Stewart, Advertising, Unilever, Sprint, Paris, The Times, The New York Times, Anna Faris, Wall Street Journal, Gucci, Justice Department, Christian Dior

Brands donate millions to help rebuild Notre Dame

A handful of brands so far have pledged to support the reconstruction of Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris, which was partially destroyed in a fire that began Monday evening and lasted through Tuesday morning. French president Emmanuel Macron, reports CBS, "vowed to rebuild the landmark ... and said he wanted it done within five years." Apple, Louis Vuitton and L'Oréal are among the companies to step forward.  Apple CEO Tim Cook tweeted Tuesday that the company would be donating an unspecified a...
Tags: Apple, Advertising, Paris, Tim Cook, Cbs, Gucci, Christian Dior, Cnbc, Lvmh, Forbes, Louis Vuitton, Emmanuel Macron, Air France KLM, Yves Saint Laurent, Oreal, Notre Dame Cathedral

Milan Design Week - Fashion and Furniture

Collaborations between the worlds of fashion and furniture have been increasingly visible at Milan Design Week and this year has been no exception. Big fashion houses and luxury car brands in partnership with established home-ware designers were making the big statements this year with an array of spectacular installations and eye-catching displays across the city. read more
Tags: Design, Milan, Articles, Ralph Lauren, Se, Gucci, Milan Design Week, Loewe, COS, Fritz Hansen, Missoni, Jaime Hayon, Kvadrat, Christophe Delcourt, Salone del Mobile, Arthur Mamou-Mani

Milan Design Week 2019

Collaborations between the worlds of fashion and furniture have been increasingly visible at Milan Design Week and this year has been no exception. Big fashion houses and luxury car brands in partnership with established home-ware designers were making the big statements this year with an array of spectacular installations and eye-catching displays across the city. read more
Tags: Design, Milan, Ralph Lauren, Se, Gucci, Current Exhibition, Milan Design Week, Loewe, COS, Fritz Hansen, Missoni, Jaime Hayon, Kvadrat, Christophe Delcourt, Salone del Mobile, Arthur Mamou-Mani

Donors pledge 700 mn euros to rebuild Notre-Dame

Pledges from French billionaires, businesses and the public sector to help rebuild Notre-Dame cathedral reached some 700 million euros (790 million dollars) on Tuesday amid an outpouring of public support for one of Europe's most iconic monuments. President Emmanuel Macron has vowed the mediaeval monument will be restored after its spire and roof collapsed Monday night in a spectacular blaze thought to be linked to extensive renovation work. French luxury group Kering, whose brands include Yve...
Tags: Europe, News, Notre Dame, Gucci, Emmanuel Macron, Yves Saint Laurent

Gucci billionaire married to Salma Hayek offers £90million to rebuild Notre Dame

Gucci and Yves Saint Laurent tycoon Francois-Henri Pinault and his dad pledged €100million to help restore Notre Dame after the fire in central Paris [Author: Ellie Cullen]
Tags: Salma Hayek, World news, Paris, Notre Dame, Gucci, Yves Saint Laurent, François Henri Pinault, Ellie Cullen

Billionaire François-Henri Pinault just pledged more than 100 million euros to rebuild the Notre Dame Cathedral

The Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris has been saved after fire broke out in the early hours of Monday evening, but not before extensive damage was inflicted on the 856-year-old building, with much of its roof collapsing into itself, along with its main spire. The fire had blazed for eight hours before firefighters were able to largely contain it, including saving its two iconic rectangular towers and many of its precious relics, including the Crown of Thorns, said to have been worn by Jesus Christ ...
Tags: TC, France, Tech, Paris, Hewlett Packard, Gucci, Publicis, Artemis, Jesus Christ, Macron, Notre Dame Cathedral, Pinault, François Henri Pinault, Emmanual Macron, AFP Pinault, Dame Pinault

Cardi B's Manicurist Gave Me Blinged-Out Nails — & This Is How They Looked

Could You Handle Cardi B's Nails? Beauty with Mi, hosted by Refinery29's beauty writer Mi-Anne Chan, explores the coolest new trends, treatments, products, and subcultures in the beauty world. Never miss an episode by subscribing here.Ariana Grande has her ponytail, Harry Styles has his Gucci suits, Taylor Swift has her red lipstick. And when you think of Cardi B, it's hard not to picture her intricate manicures. Those signature Swarovski-encrusted talons are so recognizable, they even p...
Tags: Fashion, Music, London, Taylor Swift, Ariana Grande, Bronx, Gucci, Pepsi, Jenny, Cardi, Bui, Mi Anne Chan, Jenny Bui, Kulture

Galeries Lafayette Champs Elysees

Once the most celebrated avenue in Paris, the reputation of the Champs Elysees has been greatly tarnished in recent months by the violence and destruction the Gilet Jaunes have inflicted on it. Also, once the marker of retail luxury, the Champs Elysees in the past few years has given way to cheap food and retail chains such as Five Guys and H & M.   The tides are turning on the Champs Elysees by the opening of a new Galeries Lafayette. Housed in the former Virgin Megastore, the  four-stor...
Tags: Travel, Fashion, Shopping, Paris, Alain Ducasse, Bjarke Ingels, Eiffel Tower, Champs Elysees, Gucci, Provence, Stohrer, Ny Times, Virgin Megastore, Franklin Roosevelt, Citron, Zhao

What Meghan Markle Wore During Her Pregnancy That We Want to Wear Too

Secret's out — the whole wide world is smitten with Meghan Markle. The Duchess of Sussex is effortlessly charming, living a real life fairytale and doling out a never-ending supply of adorable couple photos for us to swoon over. But honestly, we're mostly interested in the 114 clothing items the pregnant newlywed schlepped with her on her first royal tour – and all the outfits we've seen before and after that trek. Fan or not, it's impossible to deny that the former Suits actress has got one he...
Tags: Fashion, Music, UK, England, Hollywood, London, Kim Kardashian, Wales, New York City, Britain, Morocco, Vogue, New Zealand, Victoria Beckham, Buckingham Palace, Harry

Why Is Kim Kardashian On The Cover Of Vogue’s Camp-Themed Issue?

Kim Kardashian West graces the cover of Vogue magazine's May 2019 issue. The cover lines suggest that the issue will incorporate the Met Gala, happening the first Monday in May. But you'd never guess that this year's theme is "camp" by looking at the cover image. Kardashian is dripping wet in a sheer shirt. It's not an unusual look for the reality star but it doesn't invoke the Met Gala's theme. View this post on Instagram ...
Tags: Fashion, Music, Kim Kardashian, Taylor Swift, Kanye West, Katy Perry, Vogue, Lady Gaga, Kardashian, Kim, Bolton, Anna Wintour, Gucci, Tom Ford, Balmain, Lanvin

Pastor John Gray Criticized for Wearing $4K Sneakers in Pulpit: “Jesus Walked Around in Sandals”

The Instagram account “PreachersNSneakers” is just a little over two weeks old, but it has already amassed a following of more than 100K people who want to see what sneakers their favorite preachers are rocking on their feet.The account, started by a man who goes by the alias Tyler Jones, shares images of celebrity pastors juxtaposed with a closeup of their footwear and the price tag of the kicks.Featured on the pages are a number of famous celebrity preachers (i.e. preachers who have turned tea...
Tags: Celebs, Money, Instagram, Buzzfeed, Church, Los Angeles, Justin Bieber, Pop Culture, Jazz, Jesus, Kim, Oprah, Gucci, Kanye, Sneakers, Jones

How to plan a winter trip to Banff

The jagged peaks and alpine lakes of Banff National Park fill 2,500 square miles of western Alberta. The area, which encompasses the towns of Banff and Lake Louise, along with three ski resorts and some of Canada’s most rugged backcountry terrain, is both surreal and irresistible. You could almost picture Frodo Baggins on his fantastic mission — traversing his way up and across the mountains, narrowly evading capture among the craggy pitches that stretch across the provincial border into Brit...
Tags: Travel, Europe, US, Canada, Norway, North America, Whistler, British Columbia, Alberta, Gucci, Calgary, Anderson, Banff, Rockies, Aspen, Lake Louise

Red Carpet Home Cinema Lets the Super Rich Rent Theatrical Releases at Home, Away from the Poor

Rich people. They’re just like us! Except when it comes to having the capability to do things that the middle class can’t afford. And while the movie theater used to give us some common ground with all those enjoying caviar on their yachts docked at an island no one has heard of, the super rich now have another way to avoid all us dirty poor people while enjoying a major motion picture. Red Carpet Home Cinema is a new streaming service that caters only to the super rich by giving them the oppor...
Tags: New York, Hollywood, Movies, Disney, Walmart, Fox, Netflix, United States, New York Times, Gucci, Ticketmaster, Netflix/Streaming Video, Business and Industry News, Bel Air Circuit, Fellman, Dan Fellman

Princess Beatrice's £625 embroidered Gucci loafers are making the internet jealous

Princess Beatrice has been updating her wardrobe with some mighty luxurious pieces lately,...
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Reebok denies report that Beyoncé criticized it for lacking diversity

Reebok is denying a report that Beyoncé left a meeting because the brand did not have enough diverse representatives at the table. On the heels of the recent announcement of a blockbuster partnership between Adidas and Beyoncé in which the singer will help design and create products including sneakers, an ESPN writer said Friday that Beyoncé also had been in discussions with other brands, including Reebok. “She had a meeting at Reebok and they had a whole presentation of everythin...
Tags: Beyonce, Boston, Advertising, Adidas, Espn, Gucci, Deutsch, Armour, Reebok, Parkwood Entertainment, Oprah Magazine, Melanie Boulden, DePaula, Nick DePaula

Future Refuses to Boycott GUCCI: “If you want to give me my money back, then we can talk” (VIDEO)

NEWSFLASH!! If you expect to see Future Hendrixx without his favorite Gucci flip flops… think again! Many have publicly “cancelled” the popular fashion house after their racist blackface scandal (click HERE if you missed that), but Future is not one of them. The popular entertainer spoke about the controversy in a recent interview with Atlanta’s Streetz 94.5 and explains why he plans to continue to wear Gucci despite all of the backlash. Details + video below… (more…) Related Posts Future...
Tags: Fashion, Featured, Celebrities, News, Future, Atlanta, Gucci, Atlanta Gossip, Future Hendrix, Streetz, Phaedra Parks Tommie Lee, Boycott GUCCI

12 Times the Royals Were Basically Walking Around in Gym Clothes

We love a good Gucci ball gown and Oscar de la Renta...
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What Is The Met Gala’s Camp Theme Exactly?

Update:Andrew Bolton, the Wendy Yu Curator in Charge of the Costume Institute, further explained the relevance of the 2019 Met Gala's theme to Vogue on Tuesday, calling out its cultural relevance.Camp, Bolton notes, “has become increasingly more mainstream in its pluralities—political camp, queer camp, Pop camp, the conflation of high and low, the idea that there is no such thing as originality.” He continues: “but I think you’ve got to be incredibly sophisticated to understand camp—look at Yv...
Tags: Fashion, Music, Rihanna, White House, Vogue, Elton John, The New York Times, Lady Gaga, Cher, Bolton, Naacp, Marc Jacobs, Gucci, Trump, Versailles, Susan

 Golden Poodle Awards for March

  The Golden Poodle award goes to the dogsled team of Nicolas Petit who established forever that dogs can’t be forced to run and can control the race if they get their feelings hurt. The Dreams of Glory award goes to Dillon, the recreation sled dog who escaped to run one leg alongside Iditarod dog teams.     As much as I don’t like to criticize how people spend their money, anyone who would spend $870-$1250 for a pair of dirty Gucci sneakers has to be operating from the Lizard part of the Bra...
Tags: Pets, Gucci, Joey, Danny, Jan, Dillon, Dallas Seavey, Nicolas Petit, Musher Nicolas Petit, Jason Gasparik

We Can’t Stop Watching Newscasters Awkwardly Using Slang Like ‘Gucci,’ ‘Okurr’

But Toledo station WTOL's cringe spectacle is worth every lame reference.
Tags: News, Gucci, Toledo, WTOL

We Can’t Stop Watching Newscasters Using Slang Like ‘Gucci,’ ‘Okurr’

But Toledo station WTOL's cringe spectacle is worth every lame reference.
Tags: News, Gucci, Toledo, WTOL

‘Better Than Okurr.’ Local News Station Hilariously Squeezes All the Slang Into One ‘Lit’ Segment for Teens

'Yeet! Stay woke, be on fleek and get that Gucci breakfast,' one anchor said
Tags: News, Uncategorized, Viral, Gucci, Onetime, Okurr

Gucci has worn, dirty sneakers for sale—and wait til you hear the price

  D o you hate to break in a new pair of sneakers? Is your dog embarrassed by your pristine dog-walking shoes?   Gucci to the rescue. They are now selling brand new shoes with built-in “dirt” for $870 and up. The sneakers come in three different stripe color options for men — green and orange, red and green, and blue and orange — and two for women, green and orange and strawberry print priced at $980. They are also available in dirty, worn white for a mere $1250. But wait, it gets sillier.  ...
Tags: Pets, Gucci, Jan

On the Runway: Gucci Makes a Shoe and Keen Gets the Last Laugh

What if online call-out culture could be weaponized with humor instead of anger?
Tags: News, Gucci, Fashion and apparel, Keen, Shoes and Boots, Trademarks and Trade Names, Diet Prada, Your-feed-fashion

Gucci Announces Changemakers Council

Gucci is continuing to make it clear that it's doubling down on its commitment to diversity. Last week, the Italian fashion house announced a global program to support industry change. Simply called "Gucci Changemakers," the program's aim is to fuel the company's commitment to lasting social impact, according to a press release.“I believe in dialogue, building bridges and taking quick action,” Gucci President and CEO Marco Bizzarri said in a press release. “This is why we started working imme...
Tags: Fashion, Music, Beyonce, US, North America, Gucci, Bethann Hardison, Eric Avila, Dapper Dan, Marco Bizzarri, Yasmeen Hassan, Mossimo Giannulli, Bizzarri, Yvette Noel Schure, Louis Vuitton Michael Jackson, Schure Media Group


Gucci selling $870 sneakers designed to look dirty (Thanks to pharmaross)
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