News

Business

WWD Stock Tracker Drops 0.44%

Stocks slide on profit-taking, trading volume is light.

– 26 minutes ago

"Marcel Rochas: Designing French Glamour"

Eye

Sophie Rochas Writes Book on Father Marcel Rochas

She writes in the book that he is “a ‘famous unknown,’” adding, “Therein lies a deep injustice that needs to be redressed, and a mystery."

– 3:56 PM, EST

The Markets

Design Market Worth $479B: Study

The first Altagamma Bain Design Market Monitor was based on the study of 350 Italian and international companies from 30 different countries.

– 3:12 PM, EST

Designers Looks Using Merino Wool

Fashion

The Woolmark Company Promotes ‘Cool Wool’ Campaign in London

The event was part of the Cool Wool campaign by The Woolmark Company, to promote wool as a fabric for all seasons.

– 2:16 PM, EST

April Fools Day Fashion Pranks

Fashion

British Fashion Folk Play April Fool’s Jokes

Selfridges, Browns, Hunter and Ted Baker were among those jesting on social media.

– 8:40 AM, EST

Business

Europe’s Stock Markets Make Gains

Yoox Group, Asos see strong gains on latest news.

– 6:38 AM, EST

Rita Ora and Richard Hilfiger

Eye

Tommy Hilfiger Christens New Paris Flagship

Rita Ora, Behati Prinsloo and Ludivine Sagnier were among guests.

– 5:27 AM, EST

Furla RTW Fall 2015

Accessories

Fall 2015 Accessories: Milan

WWD scouted the season’s best shoes, handbags, jewelry, eyewear and more from Milan.

– 12:01 AM, EST

Alexander McQueen Savage Beauty Private View

Fashion

Shaun Leane Hosts Dinner for Alexander McQueen Exhibit

Jeweler Shaun Leane hosted a dinner and private view of “Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty” exhibition at London’s V&A Museum.

– March 31, 2015

Business

Stocks Close Quarter on Down Note

WWD Global Stock Tracker ends first quarter down 0.4% amid weak euro.

– March 31, 2015