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Kanye West's Adidas colllection show in New York was the most popular on Instagram of any show during Fashion Month (which includes NYC, Paris, London and Milan). Valentino's show with
Ever wanted sneakers in every color imaginable? You'll almost be able to meet that goal when Pharrell Williams and Adidas Originals launch the "Supercolor Superstar Pack" of sneakers in 50 colors Friday. "Supercolor is a celebration of equality through diversity," Williams is quoted as saying in a news release. "With 50 colors of the Superstar, everybody will be able to select his or her color. It is more diverse than any pack ever before. With every shoe treated exactly the same, all colors are equal." [Footwear News]
More than 300 lots of precious jewels are to go up for auction on April 14 in Christie's Spring Magnificent Jewels Sale. [WWD]
The Securities Exchange Commission is investigating issues at American Apparel that came to light when the board of directors was investigating former CEO Dov Charney's conduct. [Los Angeles Times]
But in good news for American Apparel, the National Center for Sexual Exploitation (formerly Morality in Media) announced via news release on Thursday that due to positive changes under the company's new leadership, it has taken the retailer off its "Dirty Dozen" list -- where it had been placed because of its "sexually exploitive" ads.