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So Long, Ossie

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As if Ossie Clark's bohemian loveliness weren't enough reason to snap up its pieces at Madison this fall, we now have further justification—the fact that the upcoming season will be the label's last. As a spokesperson tells WWD ""Due to market conditions, developing the business has been challenging and the decision has been made to cease trading." Yet even despite the economy, the British brand, which relaunched last year, never managed to reclaim the momentum of its '70s heyday. If only Emma Watson had worn that vintage Clark number a little sooner...[WWD, sub. required]

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