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Week in Review: 05/23/2015

WWD highlights the 10 must-read stories of the week.

Marta Marques and Paulo Almeida

Marques’ Almeida’s Marta Marques and Paulo Almeida Win LVMH Prize

The designers receive a grant of 300,000 euros, or $333,300 at current exchange rates, plus a year of coaching.

Brooke Shields, FIT

Brooke Shields at FIT Graduation: Talks Career, Fears and George Michael

Shields said that, as their careers come into focus, they should embrace four major concepts: Fear, Lineage, Expectations and Work Ethic.

Elizabeth Taylor

Looking Back: Elizabeth Taylor’s Yellow Wedding Dress

The wedding gown guessing game is nothing new for WWD. In the October 4, 1991 issue, WWD sprang a leak in the Valentino camp and ran this rendering of Elizabeth Taylor’s dress on its cover.

Marc Jacobs Anna Wintour

Parsons Honors Marc Jacobs, LVMH at Annual Benefit Show

The 67th annual event showcased designs from 40 graduating students and raised $1.7 million for student scholarships.

The Chanel boutique in Orlando.

Chanel Revamps Orlando Store

The Paris-based house debuts a new 5,300-square-foot, Peter Marino-designed shop at The Mall of Millenia.

Patti Cohen

Bridget Foley’s Diary: Patti Cohen Talks Donna Karan

Donna Karan and Patti Cohen became linked as indelibly as any great pair — Lewis and Clark, Abbott and Costello, Bert and Ernie.

A look by Carmela Osorio Lugo.

Savannah College of Art and Design Holds Graduate Fashion Show

The annual event showcased more than 60 top graduates' designs and honored Vivienne Westwood with an award and exhibit celebrating 25 notable pieces from her career.

Hyeres Festival Finalists

Talent Hunt in Hyères: A Look at Four Promising Finalists

Anna Bornhold, Wieke Sinnige, Elina Maattanen and Yiyu Chen were in the crop of promising young designers at this year's competition.