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Meet the Next Generation of Fashion Week Influencers | BoF Professional, News & Analysis

Christina Najjar, better known to her 1.3 million TikTok followers by the moniker Tinx, grew a following on the platform with her videos on her love life, her affinity for edibles and as she calls it, “rich mom” culture. It’s not internet fodder that might traditionally appeal to labels in search of influencer partners for New York Fashion Week. But this season, Najjar’s candid and comedic online presence has landed her an invite to presentations and shows including Cinq à Sept, Ulla Johnson and Brandon Maxwell.

“It’s always fun when it’s someone’s first time, so we’re really leaning into that,

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Owners of Wethersfield jewelry store victims of home invasion | Connecticut News

ELLINGTON, CT (WFSB) – Authorities are looking for the men wanted in connection with a home invasion.

State Police say troopers had responded to a home in the town of Ellington just before 4 a.m. on Saturday after receiving a call from the occupants.

According to investigators, a gun was displayed. Jewelry and cash were taken from the home.

None of the occupants were injured.

State Police said the residents of the home own and run a jewelry store in Wethersfield.

“We got so scared, because we were sleeping when they rang the bell. We got so scared like ‘What

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Can Shein Clean Up Its Image? | BoF Professional, News & Analysis

The Chinese fast fashion company Shein has grown into an e-commerce behemoth said to be worth as much as $15 billion with an annual revenue of at least $5 billion, all without doing much to craft a public image.

But on Sunday, Shein debuted its most high-profile marketing effort yet: a reality TV show. The Shein X 100K Challenge is a four-episode competition that follows 30 designers as they compete for $100,000 and the opportunity to fly to Los Angeles to stage a fashion show. Shein announced a roster of fashion’s emissaries to serve as judges, including celebrity stylist Law

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The List: September’s Most Important Fashion News

“The List” is PAPER‘s definitive roundup of the most important fashion launches of the month. From store openings to new podcasts, collaborations, initiatives, campaigns, pop-ups, capsules and product releases, we’ve curated the most exclusive and special style announcements from around the world. Scroll through, below, to see what’s in store for September.

Ann Demeulemeester’s Antwerp Flagship Reopens After Renovation

Beloved Belgian designer Ann Demeulemeester is involving herself with her eponymous brand once again, though she won’t be designing any clothes. According to the Business of Fashion, she will work with the label on special projects including an upcoming

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Endicott Street turnaround: Busy Danvers shopping district gets new life | Local News

DANVERS — Change is coming to Endicott Street.

Several businesses have opened or are planning to set up shop in the busy Danvers shopping district, and, according to Town Manager Steve Bartha, the town is looking to do whatever it can to ensure the corridor thrives.

“I can’t say what would be ideal there, but I know (the town planning and economic development office) is trying to answer that question and figure out what is the vision for the town,” Bartha said.

The Friendly Toast, a popular brunch spot with locations in Massachusetts, New Hampshire and Vermont, recently opened its

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Fashion Outlets hosting back-to-school giveaway | Local News


Fashion Outlets of Niagara Falls USA is partnering with the Salvation Army, Niagara Falls Boys and Girls Club and the United Way of Greater Niagara to host its annual back-to-school event from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday. The event aims to help local families gear up for the new school year and features a backpack and school supplies giveaway to the first 500 students, while supplies last.

“Our back-to-school event is a great way for the community to come together and show some support to our area’s hardworking families. It’s our way of helping students start off on the

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