Shop Talk

Style and sample sales, fashion and fun.

Topless protesters at Nina Ricci's Paris Fashion Week show grab fuming model

Topless Femen activists disrupt the Nina Ricci show

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Who says fashion models aren't tough?

Blonde beauty Hollie-May Saker, 18, didn't need much help from security guards Thursday when she was approached by feminist protesters while walking in Nina Ricci's Paris Fashion Week show.

Two topless women from Femen, a UK-based feminist group, with "fashion dictaterror" and "model don't go to brothel" written across their exposed...

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Blow-out bars come to LI

Some young fans line up for blow-outs at

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 The blow-out craze that’s been going full steam in Manhattan for the last few years is finally making its way out to the Island. There have been a couple smaller operations, but Aire Blow Dry Bar, which opened earlier this month in Woodbury, seems the most comprehensive to date.

The bright, modern salon has a few add-ons to the blow-out menu -- things like Kerastase treatments, extensions,...

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Fall fashion shows, freebies and sample sales

On Sept. 21, Bloomingdale's Roosevelt Field and Huntington

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Through Sept. 29

Drop by Marshs for cocktails and candies during the "Black and Blue"-themed women's fall fashion event; shoppers receive a gift candle with purchase (while supplies last). The store also hosts women's fine-jewelry trunk shows by Jamie Wolf (10 a.m.-6 p.m., Sept. 26), Syna (with designer; 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Sept. 28) and Kathleen Dughi (noon-5 p.m., Sept. 29). On Sept....

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Avicii at Roseland Ballroom: Buy a T-shirt, get a ticket

These Denim & Supply Ralph Lauren Avicii tees

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Avicii fans love to dress up for his shows, and Denim & Supply Ralph Lauren and Macy's have combined the two-for-one special offer.

The DJ will perform an exclusive concert on Oct. 10 at Manhattan's Roseland Ballroom, which Denim & Supply Ralph Lauren will have transformed into an immersive brand experience.

Official Avicii T-shirts for men and women have been made just for the...

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Tips from a Fashion Week expert: 4 nail mistakes you're probably making

Katie Jane Hughes, Global Colour Ambassador for butter

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Katie Jane Hughes, Global Colour Ambassador for butter LONDON and the woman behind the nail looks at 10 New York Fashion Week shows, knows pretty much all there is to know about manicures, but her advice is surprisingly simple.

We chatted with her at butter LONDON's New York Fashion Week lounge at the Soho Grand Hotel in Manhattan on Thursday and found out we're guilty of making some really...

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