News

Beauty

Aaron Taylor-Johnson Named Face of Gentleman Givenchy Scent

The British actor will appear in advertising for the men’s fragrance starting in August.

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Backstage at Gucci RTW Fall 2017

Business

Kering Powers Ahead in Q1 as Gucci Defies Predictions

Organic sales at Gucci rose 48.3 percent, their strongest increase in two decades, as luxury clients clamored for Alessandro Michele’s distinctive designs.

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Christine Quin's Hellenic dress.

Eye

Catherine Quin Diving Into America’s Cup Racing With Fashion Show, Pop-up

Catherine Quin’s June 12 installation and show will be near a Yayoi Kusama pumpkin and hefty KAWS sculpture at the Hamilton Princess.

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Business

Top Takeaways From WWD’s Retail 20/20 Forum: The New Store Experience

Speakers included Tom Chapman, Deborah Nicodemus and Sharmadean Reid.

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Bonbon Couture

Business

Coty Hires Nathalie Durán

The executive now serves as senior vice president of luxury fashion brands at the company.

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Fashion

Will Smith, Jessica Chastain Join Cannes Jury

The American actors will join Chinese actress Fan Bingbing and Italian director Paolo Sorrentino on the nine-strong jury.

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Fashion

Ivanka’s Power Trip

Trump spoke about women’s issues on a panel that included German chancellor Angela Merkel.

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Proenza Schouler RTW Fall 2017

Fashion

Proenza Schouler, Rodarte Among Couture Guest Members

The Chambre Syndicale de la Haute Couture has selected five new guest members for the July shows in Paris.

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Business

European Stock Markets Uneven

Retail and luxury stocks were mostly up in morning trading on Tuesday.

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Fenty Puma by Rihanna sneakers.

Business

Puma Profit Leaps 92.2% in Q1

All of the German company’s geographies posted double-digit sales increases in the three-month period.

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The exterior of the Dior store in Tokyo's new mixed-used development Ginza Six.

Business

Investors Cheer Arnault’s Offer to Buy Dior

The move will make Dior the second-largest brand in LVMH’s fashion and leather goods division.

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Kingsman starring Halle Berry

Business

Mr Porter Sets Second ‘Kingsman’ Screen-to-Screen Collaboration

The latest collection comes from the new film, ‘Kingsman: The Golden Circle.’

– April 25, 2017

Marc Puig

Beauty

Marc Puig Makes Bets Amid ‘Tectonic’ Shifts

The executive is driving his family’s business toward the 2 billion euro sales mark this year.

– April 25, 2017

Jimmy Choo boutique Milan

Business

JAB Quits Luxury to Focus on Coffee, Coty, Consumer Goods

Jimmy Choo, Bally are under review, with JAB actively seeking buyers for both.

– April 24, 2017

A Bar skirt suit by Christian Dior, haute couture spring-summer 1947

Fashion

Paris Museum Sets Expansive Show for Dior’s 70th Anniversary

Les Arts Décoratifs is billing the retrospective as its largest fashion exhibition to date, with more than 300 dresses over 32,000 square feet.

– April 24, 2017