- BEST TAPS MOELLERING: Luxury children's wear brand Best & Co. has named Catherine Moellering as president. Most recently, she was vice president and general manager at Narciso Rodriguez, a division of Liz Claiborne Inc. Moellering joined Claiborne in 2001 and held such posts as vice president for Liz Claiborne accessories and DKNY Jeans, juniors, men's and petites. Earlier this month, FAO Schwarz acquired the 128-year-old Best & Co. brand for an undisclosed sum. In her new position, Moellering will oversee all design, development, merchandising, marketing, sales and new business opportunities. She will work closely with creative director Susie Hilfiger and report to Ed Schmults, chief executive officer of FAO Schwarz. - PACSUN'S CFO CHANGE: Anaheim, Calif.-based Pacific Sunwear of California Inc. on Thursday said Michael Henry has been named interim chief financial officer, replacing Gerald Chaney, who resigned. He had been with the company for three years and no reason was given for his resignation. Henry has been with the company for seven years and was most recently vice president and controller. The teen retailer also said it plans to search for a permanent cfo.
Madonna turns 59 today, marking another year of show-stopping, one-of-a-kind bold looks from the singer. To celebrate, we took a look at the superstar's most memorable fashion moments. Here, Madonna sits front row at Versace's spring runway show in 1995. See more exclusive photos from the #wwdarchive on WWD.com. #wwdeye (📷: Cédric Dordevic)
WWD asked a handful of creative directors to evaluate the September covers of leading women's fashion magazines. How do they think the covers this year compare with years gone by, and what do they say about the current status of the publication? Link in bio. (GIF by @hypebreast)
"Stephen King is such a master, but I don't like being scared - there's enough that's really scary. How about the morning's news?" says Holland Taylor in an interview with WWD. See what else the actress said about starring in the TV adaptation of King's thriller "Mr. Mercedes" on WWD.com. #wwdeye (📷: @jgreenery)