The following people from the worlds of fashion, retail, beauty and media died this year.
Nicola Bardelle Shale Baskin Lillian Bassman Antoine Bernheim Philippe Paul Camille Bertrand Frank Eugene “Gene” Bobo Jr. Dick Braeger Joseph E. Brooks Helen Gurley Brown Ray Brual Ross Burton Alden Clanahan Nicole Crassat Dorino Della Valle Nora Ephron Steven Ercolino Ricardo Fisas George Friedman Martin Thomas Gattins Aron Goldfarb Robert E. Gray Alan Greco Lea Gottlieb Herbert Grossman Joseph M. Haggar Jr. George R. Hearst Jr. David Helpern Robert “Bob” Hertel Jeffrey Johnson Zelda Kaplan Harriet Kassman Herb Kelhoffer Howard Kissel Carole Kotler Lester Kronfeld Arnold Kramer Jr. Charla Krupp Edouard Leclerc Jacques Levy Giuseppe Marenzi Giannino Marzotto Susan J. Masterson Terry Mayer John Robert Miller Nolan Miller Bill Moggridge Neillí Mulcahy Jack Mulqueen Anna Piaggi Alberto Pinto Steven F. Powers Yvonne Presser Janet Reis Don Robbie Estelle Ellis Rubinstein David Rubin Gloria Sachs David Salem Vidal Sassoon Arnold Seckler Harriet Selwyn Sandra Seroy Leonardo Servadio Anthony Shadid Arthur Ochs Sulzberger Eliana Tranchesi Marvin Traub Alan Tucker Keith Varty Barbara Warner Lawrence Wechsler Jack Weinstock Barbara D’Arcy White Allan Zwerner
@margotrobbie steps out onto the red carpet wearing @miumiu. The actress is nominated for “Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role” in “I, Tonya” at the #SagAwards. (📷: Stewart Cook) #wwdfashion
For @massimogiorgetti of @msgm, the Nineties are his favorite decade. “They had a huge impact on my personal growth. What I like of the Nineties is that they are not so precise in terms of style as other decades…there was actually a bit of everything,” he said. As seen on MSGM’s Spring 2018 show: tie-dye and a bit of grunge, two styles that are synonymous with the decade #wwdfashion #wwddecades (📷: @kukukuba)
Breaking News: @hedislimane joins @celine as its new artistic, creative and image director. One of fashion’s preeminent image-makers and trendsetters, Slimane is to join the LVMH brand on Feb. 1 and unveil his first fashion proposition for men and women next September during Paris Fashion Week. It marks a major homecoming for Slimane, who cemented his reputation – and influenced men’s tailoring for more than a decade – as the designer of Dior Homme between 2000 and 2007. He went on to reinvent and ignite the house of Yves Saint Laurent, which he rechristened Saint Laurent, between 2012 and 2016 – all the while maintaining a close relationship with the Arnault family, which controls LVMH and Dior. Read the full exclusive story on WWD.com. Link in bio. #wwdnews #wwdfashion
“Personally I believe the Eighties have been the richest and more vivacious period for international fashion,” Giorgio Armani said when asked what his favorite decade of fashion is. It was a moment of disruption and experimentation and only thinking back to the first years of that decade is always an emotion for me, for what they have meant to me and my work.” The influence is clear in @giorgioarmani spring 2018 collection, pictured here, which was full of bright colors and unexpected prints. Read more about which decades designers loved most on WWD.com #wwdfashion #wwddecades (📷: @aitorrosasphoto)
For Lady Gaga’s only Italian show on her “Joanne World Tour,” the singer wore a range of @versace_official outfits. The standout piece: this custom-made bodysuit inspired by the brand’s spring 2018 collection. #wwdfashion (RG: @ladygaga)
@_camillaruth_ is expanding on the wellness-craze concept with @westbourne – a new NYC restaurant that’s both a healthy-minded café as well as a business that gives back to the community. Marcus works with the Robin Hood foundation to give back to The Door, a non-profit providing youth development services, and also hires employees through The Door. Read our full interview with Marcus on giving back through food on WWD.com. #wwdeye (📷: @lexieblacklock)