SEPTEMBER 2016

Celebrating the figure

Sizing up the female body

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When first lady Michelle Obama addressed the Democratic National Convention, she did so in a cobalt-blue, silk crepe, cap-sleeved A-line dress that underscored her statuesque beauty and the Dems’…

A twist on tradition

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Marietta Contadino says first-time clients of her Greenwich boutique are sometimes quite surprised by her approach. “They say, ‘Don’t you want to sell me?’”…

Robots in China

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Perhaps the most fashionable figures in China today are enhanced robots. These romanticized jiqiren, meaning “mechanical people,” dispense basic advice in banks in high,…

Brand born

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Ariana Rockefeller comes from a long line of entrepreneurs. She is the great-great granddaughter of John D. Rockefeller Sr., the great-granddaughter of Junior, the…