News Release

J.Crew Group to Present at CIBC World Markets 7th Annual Consumer Growth Conference

July 5, 2007 at 9:02 AM EDT

NEW YORK, July 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- J.Crew Group, Inc. (NYSE: JCG), today announced that the Company will be presenting at the CIBC World Markets 7th Annual Consumer Growth Conference, held at the Four Seasons Hotel in Boston, MA on Wednesday, July 11th at 1:55 p.m. James Scully, EVP and Chief Financial Officer, will host the presentation. The conference presentation will also be webcast live at

About J.Crew

J.Crew Group, Inc. is a nationally recognized multi-channel retailer of women's, men's and children's apparel, shoes and accessories. As of June 30, 2007, the Company operates 186 retail stores, the J.Crew catalog business,, and 53 factory outlet stores. Additionally, certain product, press release and SEC filing information concerning the Company are available at the Company's website

SOURCE J.Crew Group, Inc.

CONTACT: James Scully, Chief Financial Officer, J.Crew Group, Inc.,
+1-212-209-8040, or investors, Allison Malkin, Joe Teklits, or Chad Jacobs of
Integrated Corporate Relations, +1-203-682-8200, for J.Crew Group, Inc.
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Certain statements herein are "forward-looking statements" made pursuant to the safe harbor provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Such forward-looking statements reflect the Company's current expectations or beliefs concerning future events and actual results of operations may differ materially from historical results or current expectations. Any such forward-looking statements are subject to various risks and uncertainties, including the strength of the economy, changes in the overall level of consumer spending or preferences in apparel, the performance of the Company's products within the prevailing retail environment, trade restrictions, political or financial instability in countries where the Company's goods are manufactured, postal rate increases, paper and printing costs, availability of suitable store locations at appropriate terms and other factors which are set forth in the Company's Form 10-K and in all filings with the SEC made by the Company subsequent to the filing of the Form 10-K. The Company does not undertake to publicly update or revise its forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.