Clothing http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/23344/all en UPDATE 1-Venezuela searches for fashion boss Missoni's plane http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130105/update-1-venezuela-searches-fashion-boss-missonis-plane <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <p>CARACAS/MILAN, Jan 5 (Reuters) - Venezuelan emergency services mounted a sea and air rescue mission on Saturday after a plane carrying fashion executive Vittorio Missoni went missing off the coast of <a href="http://www.globalpost.com/internal/section-config/venezuela">Venezuela</a>.</p> <p>The plane carrying Missoni, 58, his wife, Maurizia Castiglioni, another couple and two Venezuelan crew members disappeared after taking off from the resort of Los Roques, an archipelago off the coast of Venezuela, Italian media said.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130105/update-1-venezuela-searches-fashion-boss-missonis-plane" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Clothing Employment Relation Family Relation Fashion Italy Missoni Person Attributes Person Career Person Location Person Relation Quotation Vittorio Missoni Thomson Reuters Sat, 05 Jan 2013 15:30:33 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5731228 at http://www.globalpost.com UPDATE 1-Golf-Oakley challenges Nike over McIlroy move http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130108/update-1-golf-oakley-challenges-nike-over-mcilroy-move <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>By Keith Weir</p> <p>LONDON, Jan 8 (Reuters) - American sunglasses maker Oakley has launched legal action to try to retain its sponsorship of world number one golfer Rory McIlroy who is set to become the new face of sportswear giant Nike.</p> <p>U.S. PGA champion McIlroy is poised to rubber-stamp a 10-year deal with U.S. company Nike worth as much as $250 million, according to media reports.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130108/update-1-golf-oakley-challenges-nike-over-mcilroy-move" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Clothing Entertainment Golf Oakley, Inc. Rory McIlroy Thomson Reuters Tue, 08 Jan 2013 18:15:29 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5731741 at http://www.globalpost.com Reuters Sports News Summary http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130109/reuters-sports-news-summary <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Following is a summary of current sports news briefs.</p> <p>Nationals convince LaRoche to extend Washington stay 2013-01-09T045505Z_1_BRE90805J_RTROPTC_0_US-BASEBALL-NATIONALS. XML () -</p> <p>Coach Adelman misses game but Timberwolves still beat Hawks 2013-01-09T041811Z_1_BRE90805F_RTROPTC_0_US-NBA-TIMBERWOLVES.XM L () -</p> <p>Armstrong to break silence in Oprah interview 2013-01-09T030232Z_1_BRE90804P_RTROPTC_0_US-CYCLING-ARMSTRONG-O PRAH.XML () -</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130109/reuters-sports-news-summary" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Clothing College football National Football League Thomson Reuters Wed, 09 Jan 2013 05:15:56 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5731969 at http://www.globalpost.com Nike wins trademark case in US Supreme Court http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130109/nike-wins-trademark-case-us-supreme-court <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>* Nike accused smaller rival Already of trademark violation</p> <p>* Rival accused of copying elements of Air Force 1 sneakers</p> <p>* Court: Already's claim mooted after Nike dropped own case</p> <p>By Jonathan Stempel</p> <p>WASHINGTON, Jan 9 (Reuters) - Nike Inc won a victory at the U.S. Supreme Court barring a smaller rival from suing to void the company's trademark for its top-selling Air Force 1 sneakers.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130109/nike-wins-trademark-case-us-supreme-court" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Clothing Cultural history Footwear Hospitality Law Nike Inc Politics Thomson Reuters Wed, 09 Jan 2013 21:00:24 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5732342 at http://www.globalpost.com Italian menswear shows open in gloom over economy and Missoni http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130112/italian-menswear-shows-open-gloom-over-economy-and-missoni <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>* Zegna, Dolce &amp; Gabbana, Versace start four days of shows</p> <p>* Missoni awaiting news about missing scion Vittorio in Venezuela</p> <p>* Italian menswear sales up 1.9 pct in 2012, domestic sales down - SMI</p> <p>By Antonella Ciancio</p> <p>MILAN, Jan 12 (Reuters) - Milan's menswear fashion week started on Saturday amid concerns over the economy and also the fate of Vittorio Missoni, one of Italy's best-known clothes executives, whose plane disappeared off Venezuela a week ago.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130112/italian-menswear-shows-open-gloom-over-economy-and-missoni" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Clothing Culture Fashion Technology Thomson Reuters Sat, 12 Jan 2013 10:30:26 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5733533 at http://www.globalpost.com UPDATE 1-Italian menswear shows open in gloom over Missoni and economy http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130112/update-1-italian-menswear-shows-open-gloom-over-missoni-and-eco <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>* Zegna, Dolce &amp; Gabbana, Versace started four days of shows</p> <p>* Corneliani opens show with message for missing Missoni scion</p> <p>* Grey coats dominate at Zegna, Dolce &amp; Gabbana, Burberry</p> <p>* Italian menswear sales up 1.9 pct in 2012, domestic sales down - SMI (Adds quotes, details from the shows)</p> <p>By Antonella Ciancio</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130112/update-1-italian-menswear-shows-open-gloom-over-missoni-and-eco" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Clothing Culture Entertainment Fashion Technology Thomson Reuters Sat, 12 Jan 2013 22:30:24 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5733681 at http://www.globalpost.com Red-hot gowns warm up chilly night at Golden Globes http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130113/red-hot-gowns-warm-chilly-night-at-golden-globes <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>* Poppy red springs up on the red carpet</p> <p>* Black, beaded and icy pale gowns also favored</p> <p>By Zorianna Kit</p> <p>BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., Jan 13 (Reuters) - The women of Hollywood turned to the boldest reds and the blackest blacks to evoke a bygone era of sultry sirens on the red carpet at Sunday's Golden Globe Awards for film and television.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130113/red-hot-gowns-warm-chilly-night-at-golden-globes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Clothing Fashion Formalwear Social Issues Thomson Reuters Mon, 14 Jan 2013 03:30:03 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5733982 at http://www.globalpost.com UPDATE 1-Red-hot gowns sizzle on chilly night at Golden Globes http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130114/update-1-red-hot-gowns-sizzle-chilly-night-at-golden-globes <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>* "Poppy red" springs up on the red carpet</p> <p>* Black and icy pale gowns also favored (Adds quotes, details)</p> <p>By Zorianna Kit</p> <p>BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., Jan 13 (Reuters) - The women of Hollywood turned to the boldest reds and the blackest blacks to evoke a bygone era of sultry sirens on the red carpet at Sunday's Golden Globe Awards for film and television.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130114/update-1-red-hot-gowns-sizzle-chilly-night-at-golden-globes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Academic dress Clothing Culture Thomson Reuters Mon, 14 Jan 2013 05:00:19 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5733996 at http://www.globalpost.com UPDATE 3-Swatch buys Harry Winston jewellery arm for $750 mln http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130114/update-3-swatch-buys-harry-winston-jewellery-arm-750-mln <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>* Acquisition includes $750 mln in cash, $250 mln net debt</p> <p>* Mining arm renamed Dominion Diamond Corporation</p> <p>* Swatch CEO says sales could top 9 bln Swiss francs in 2013</p> <p>* Harry Winston made famous by Marilyn Monroe</p> <p>By Silke Koltrowitz</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130114/update-3-swatch-buys-harry-winston-jewellery-arm-750-mln" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Clothing Culture Entertainment Human Interest The Swatch Group Thomson Reuters Mon, 14 Jan 2013 10:45:03 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5734065 at http://www.globalpost.com Golf-McIlroy signs multi-year deal with Nike http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130114/golf-mcilroy-signs-multi-year-deal-nike <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>ABU DHABI, Jan 14 (Reuters) - World number one golfer Rory McIlroy has signed a "multi-year" sponsorship agreement with U.S. sportswear giant Nike, the company said on Monday at a joint news conference with the Northern Irish athlete.</p> <p>Commercial terms were not disclosed but the deal is reported to be worth as much as $250 million over 10 years, one of the most lucrative in global sports. It means McIlroy will endorse a range of Nike golfing equipment including clubs, clothing and footwear.</p> Clothing McIlroy Rory McIlroy Thomson Reuters Mon, 14 Jan 2013 15:15:36 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5734186 at http://www.globalpost.com UPDATE 1-Golf-Nike signs up world number one McIlroy http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130114/update-1-golf-nike-signs-world-number-one-mcilroy <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>* adds details</p> <p>By Matt Smith</p> <p>ABU DHABI, Jan 14 (Reuters) - World number one golfer Rory McIlroy has signed a multi-year sponsorship agreement with Nike as the U.S. sportswear company moves on after dropping disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong last year.</p> <p>Commercial terms were not disclosed but media reports say the agreement with the fresh-faced Northern Irish golfer unveiled on Monday is worth as much as $250 million over 10 years, one of the most lucrative in global sports.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130114/update-1-golf-nike-signs-world-number-one-mcilroy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Clothing Golf Rory McIlroy Rory McIlroy Thomson Reuters Mon, 14 Jan 2013 16:00:44 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5734216 at http://www.globalpost.com Reuters U.S. Sports Schedule at 2 p.m. EST on Monday, Jan. 14 http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130114/reuters-us-sports-schedule-at-2-pm-est-monday-jan-14 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Jan. 14 (Reuters) - Reuters U.S. sports schedule at 2 p.m. EST on Monday:</p> <p>- - - -</p> <p>The duty editor is Steve Ginsburg, 202-898-8427</p> <p>- - - -</p> <p>National Football League</p> <p>Ravens, Pats prepare for Foxborough fight</p> <p>The Baltimore Ravens and New England Patriots kick off preparation for the AFC Championship game. (FBN-RAVENS/ PATRIOTS-NEWS/, expect by 0030 ET/ 7:30 PM GMT, The Sports Xchange, 500 words)</p> <p>- -</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130114/reuters-us-sports-schedule-at-2-pm-est-monday-jan-14" target="_blank">read more</a></p> American football in the United States Clothing National Football League Thomson Reuters Mon, 14 Jan 2013 19:30:35 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5734330 at http://www.globalpost.com UPDATE 2-Michelle Obama again picks designer Wu for inaugural gown http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130121/update-2-michelle-obama-again-picks-designer-wu-inaugural-gown <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>* Popular first lady boosts U.S. designers, fashion industry</p> <p>* Praised for mixing high-end, low-end pieces</p> <p>* Selects Jason Wu for two successful inaugural ball gowns</p> <p>* President Obama says: "She always looks good"</p> <p>By Patricia Zengerle</p> <p>WASHINGTON, Jan 21 (Reuters) - It was one of the biggest questions of Monday's inaugural celebrations: not what would President Barack Obama say, but what would his wife, Michelle Obama, wear?</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130121/update-2-michelle-obama-again-picks-designer-wu-inaugural-gown" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Clothing Culture Entertainment Environment Health Jason Wu Politics Thomson Reuters Tue, 22 Jan 2013 03:45:12 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5737557 at http://www.globalpost.com Lagerfeld backs French gay marriage with Chanel catwalk finale http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130122/lagerfeld-backs-french-gay-marriage-chanel-catwalk-finale <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>By Astrid Wendlandt</p> <p>PARIS, Jan 22 (Reuters) - Fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld sent two models dressed as brides alongside his tiny godson down the catwalk on Tuesday in a public show of support for French government plans to legalise same-sex marriage and adoption.</p> <p>The models and Lagerfeld's four-year-old godson took the final bow at the German designer's Chanel haute couture show before Lagerfeld gave voice to his opinions on the subject in an interview with Reuters after the show.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130122/lagerfeld-backs-french-gay-marriage-chanel-catwalk-finale" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Clothing Culture Entertainment Fashion Human Interest Politics Social Issues Technology Thomson Reuters Tue, 22 Jan 2013 16:45:57 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5737826 at http://www.globalpost.com Gaultier offers "couture Gypsies" for Paris fashion week http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130123/gaultier-offers-couture-gypsies-paris-fashion-week <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>By Alexandria Sage</p> <p>PARIS, Jan 23 (Reuters) - Swirling translucent veils, the sound of sitars, and the care-free insouciance of Gypsy culture enveloped the Jean Paul Gaultier runway on Wednesday, as the French fashion designer turned eastward to India for inspiration.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130123/gaultier-offers-couture-gypsies-paris-fashion-week" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Clothing Culture Entertainment Fashion design Paul Gaultier Thomson Reuters Wed, 23 Jan 2013 19:30:18 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5738458 at http://www.globalpost.com