Céline

The appointment of Daniel Lee at Bottega Veneta marks the continued trend to tap behind-the-scenes studio talents to take over at major fashion houses.

Fashion Features

Bottega Veneta Hire Heralds Rise of New-Gen Designers

Daniel Lee becomes the latest behind-the-scenes talent to take the reins at a top luxury house.

clock June 18, 2018Joelle Diderich

Daniel Lee

Designer and Luxury

Bottega Veneta Names Daniel Lee As Creative Director

A graduate of Central Saint Martins, the British designer was most recently director of ready-to-wear at Céline.

clock June 15, 2018Joelle Diderich

Backstage at Bottega Veneta RTW Fall 2018

Designer and Luxury

Next for Bottega? Philo, Green Seen as Contenders

Phoebe Philo’s sleek and modernist designs are seen as a good fit for the brand, following the exit of Tomas Maier, who is leaving the company after 17 years.

clock June 14, 2018Luisa Zargani

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Fashion Scoops

Céline Ranks Bolstered With Ex-Saint Laurent Staffers

Maxfield’s former chief branding officer and a former Christie’s communications manager — both of whom worked at Saint Laurent during Hedi Slimane’s tenure — are recent adds to the Céline team.

clock May 8, 2018Kari Hamanaka

Thélios

Eyewear

LVMH, Marcolin Unveil Plans for Eyewear Joint Venture Thélios

The Thélios manufacturing plant inaugurated on Tuesday will help support the goals mapped out by management.

clock April 24, 2018Luisa Zargani

CŽline RTW Fall 2018

Fashion Show Reviews

Céline RTW Fall 2018

The fall collection was a What Would Phoebe Do special designed by her team.

clock March 7, 2018Jessica Iredale

Loewe RTW Fall 2018

Fashion Show Reviews

Loewe Fall 2018 RTW

Jonathan Anderson said he wished to “take out the noise,” leaving behind a bounty of beautiful, varied and well thought-out clothes.

clock March 2, 2018Bridget Foley

Human Resources

Gaelle Collet Joins Céline as Press and Media Director

The French PR will be reunited with Hedi Slimane, with whom she previously worked at Dior Homme and Saint Laurent.

clock February 22, 2018WWD Staff

Kristen Cole was named president and chief creative officer of Forty Five Ten. Here, the Dallas flagship.

Retail

Forty Five Ten Owner Acquires Tenoversix, Plans Big Push for Both

The privately held firm is deepening its investment in upscale retail.

clock February 21, 2018Sharon Edelson

Hedi Slimane

Fashion Scoops

Looking Back to Predict Slimane’s Céline

WWD takes a look back at a rare interview with Hedi Slimane, which could shed some light onto his strategy for Céline.

clock January 25, 2018Kali Hays

Hedi Slimane

Designer and Luxury

Retailers Cheer Hedi Slimane’s Return to Céline

“I am enchanted, what a great choice,” Karl Lagerfeld enthused.

clock January 22, 2018WWD Staff

Hedi Slimane

Designer and Luxury

EXCLUSIVE: Hedi Slimane to Join Céline — and Will Add Men’s Wear

He is to start at the French house on Feb. 1 and show his first collection next September.

clock January 21, 2018WWD Staff

A look from Hanni Yang

Fashion Scoops

London College of Fashion Spotlights MA Men’s Wear Collections

Ten students from presented their ranges styled by Adele Cany.

clock January 6, 2018Lorelei Marfil

LACMA Art + Film Gala 2016 Alessandro Michele and Marco Bizzarri

Business Features

What to Watch: Is the Gucci Formula the Way Forward for Big Brands?

The luxury power couple is back, although it’s hard to find hot combinations of commercial and creative chiefs.

clock January 3, 2018Samantha Conti

non-compete

Business Features

Non-Competes Shaping Industry Scenarios

Fashion companies have increasingly been enforcing the contractual tool to keep designers and executives off the market.

clock December 28, 2017Luisa Zargani and Kali Hays

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