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Chic Condom Cases Let Women Protect Themselves in Style, Designer Says

A line of pouches called Plan A lets women carry protection discreetly, their maker said.

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High Rents Force Brooklyn-Based Fashion Network into Garment District

High rents in Brooklyn pushed Manufacture New York to open its first fashion incubator in Midtown.

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Early 20th-Century Styles Influence Vintage-Inspired Designers

The 20th century's authenticity and high style are an inspiration for two designers.

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Garment District Designer Uses Computers to Create 21st-Century Patterns

Samanta Cortes teaches designers to use $42,000 machines to create never-before-seen designs.

Midtown & Theater District »

NYC Tourism T-Shirts Don't Love City Workers, Say Advocates

NYC & Company's Aeropostale T-shirts promoting New York are made in El Salavador, angering advocates.

Midtown & Theater District »

Garment District Residents Win Support for More Parking in Fashion Hub

Garment District locals received support from CB5 in their bid for more residential parking on 38th St.

Midtown & Theater District »

Fashion Week Creates Opportunity for FIT Grads Looking For Big Break

New designers around the city are using Fashion Week to promote their goods.

Midtown & Theater District »

MC Hammer Outfit Designer Hangs on by a Thread in Garment District

John Naftali has been designing and producing clothes for famous clients in Midtown since 1980.

Midtown & Theater District »

Garment District Identity Crisis Plays Out In Parking Rules

A push to change parking regulations on 38th Street is a sign of changing times in the Garment District.

Midtown & Theater District »

Cops Bust Alleged Illegal After-Hours Sex Club in Midtown

After months of complaints, police say they have busted an illegal nightclub that had been operatng in Midtown's Garment District.

Midtown & Theater District »

Style Icons Ralph Rucci, Donald Brooks Inducted into Fashion Walk of Fame

Style icons Ralph Rucci and Donald Brooks were officially inducted into Fashion Walk of Fame during a ceremony Wednesday.

Midtown & Theater District »

'Open House' Weekend Opens Doors to Midtown's Unique Spaces

From a fashion incubator to cutting-edge hotels, this weekend's 'Open House New York' opens the doors to some of Midtown's most unique sites.

Manhattan »

Local Designers Use Bloggers as Models During Fashion Week

Designers are using fashion bloggers to model their wares to help gain additional exposure during New York Fashion Week.

Midtown & Theater District »

Top Designers Unveil Runway-Worthy Bikes for Fashion Week

Some of the city's top designers unveiled a fleet of handmade bikes that will be available to ride around town for free beginning Thursday.

Midtown & Theater District »

Designers Abandon Garment District as Groups Fight to Save It

Designers Vera Wang, Oscar de la Renta and Erin Fetherson have all decided to leave the Garment District in recent months.