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Joyce Brown

Friends, Family, Clients Turn Out for Scaasi Memorial

About 200 of Arnold Scaasi’s friends and former clients, as well as his husband Parker Ladd and longtime assistant Glendina Weste, turned out Thursday afternoon at a memorial service for the designer, who died in August at age 85.

Five Fendi sisters — Anna, Paola, Carla, Franca and Aida — at the launch of their signature fragrance, February 1987, New York.

Finale: The Five Fendi Sisters

Fendi, as seen on this week’s cover, has always been a benchmark for cool Italian luxury, knowing what’s right at the moment.

Tory Burch RTW Spring 2016

New York Fashion Week 2015: Gauging Consumer Favorites

Consumers are smitten with Ralph Lauren, love sleeveless looks and favor purple as a color and solid when it comes to pattern types.

“Wanderlust.” — Humberto Leon and Carol Lim, Kenzo

Designer Inspirations for Paris Spring 2016

Influences on designers’ collections range from feelings — of romance, wanderlust, nonchalance — to sculpture and paintings for spring.

Vivienne Westwood RTW Spring 2016

London Fashion Week: Romantics Vs. Futurists

London’s designers offered two very different takes on spring, with some getting their thrills from frills and others favoring spare, architectural angles.

A look from Vetements.

Vetements’ Demna Gvasalia Explores Fashion’s Gritty Side

Demna Gvasalia held his electrifying fall show for Vetements in the basement of seedy gay club Le Dépot. For his next show on Oct. 1, Gvasalia has chosen a sprawling Chinese restaurant in Belleville that he describes as neither pretty nor spotless.

Schiaparelli sketch

Ones to Watch at Paris Fashion Week

A famous French label is charging ahead in a new direction, and a mainstay Finnish brand is coming to Paris.

Gucci RTW Spring 2016

Milan’s New Guard Boosts Retailers’ Mood

Alessandro Michele at Gucci drew most retailers’ praise — and had them boosting budgets.

Ralph Lauren

Ralph Lauren Hands CEO Reins to Stefan Larsson of Old Navy

Lauren remains executive chairman and chief creative officer.