Liz Claiborne  is intent to revive their menswear line, Claiborne. First they hired John Bartlett  to take helm of design and today they're opening a West Village pop-up store. 
Sophia Kokosalaki has been hired for a lead design role at Diesel Black Gold .
Contemporary stores, such as Intermix  and Shopbop, are selling a lot of casual denim and tailored jersey pieces this summer .
In celebration of New York's new and improved bike lanes, Topshop is renting out bicycles this weekend .