Christian Louboutin

A rendering of the YSL beauty hotel.

Beauty Features

Beauty Pop-ups Proliferate in Paris

The ephemeral retail locations are becoming increasingly experiential.

clock December 29, 2017Jennifer Weil

Christian Louboutin's Boston boutique.

Footwear

Christian Louboutin to Open Boston Store

The boutique is located inside the city’s Copley Place Mall.

clock December 13, 2017Misty White Sidell

Christian Louboutin and Disney's "Star Wars: The Last Jedi" designs.

Fashion Scoops

Christian Louboutin Reunites With Disney for ‘Star Wars’ Shoe Designs

The designer opens up about the custom shoes he created for each of the four female leads in “Star Wars: The Last Jedi.”

clock December 7, 2017Alexa Tietjen

Christian Louboutin's Latest Collaborations for Fall 2017

Legal

WWD Law Review: The Red Sole Battle Walks On, Hacking Woes and Italian Taxes

Christian Louboutin continues its battle to protect its red-sole trademark, Forever 21 suffers a hack attack and the Italian tax authorities act to boost Made in Italy.

clock November 19, 2017Julie Zerbo

Sabyasachi Mukherjee

Designer and Luxury

Exclusive: Indian Designer Sabyasachi Mukherjee Is Going Global

A ready-to-wear collection for Lane Crawford marks his first proper foray in East Asia, and he is eyeing other markets.

clock November 2, 2017Tiffany Ap

Annabella Barber

Retail

Barneys Says Do Drop In and Gets a Crowd

The retailer’s feast of exclusives, designer appearances, activations and partying will be replayed and revised.

clock October 30, 2017David Moin

Christian Louboutin visits Level Shoes during their Dear India campaign.

Parties

Louboutin’s Love of India

Level Shoes celebrates the designer’s lifelong love of the country with an in-store appearance and dinner, part of the department stores’ “Dear India” campaign.

clock October 20, 2017Ritu Upadhyay

Fondation Louis Vuitton Celebrates MoMA Exhibit

Parties

Frank Gehry Travels Down Memory Lane at Bernard Arnault’s Art Dinner

The architect was in town for the opening of the “Being Modern, MoMA in Paris” exhibition at the Fondation Louis Vuitton in Paris.

clock October 10, 2017Joelle Diderich

The Bally Collective, curated by Swizz Beatz collection

Fashion Scoops

Bally Taps Swizz Beatz and Artist Ricardo Cavolo on Capsule Range

The 27-piece Bally Collective, curated by Swizz Beatz collection and designed by Cavolo, features the artist’s bold graphic prints and shaman motifs.

clock September 16, 2017Lorelei Marfil

Christian Louboutin, Gwyneth Paltrow

Fashion Scoops

Gwyneth Paltrow and Christian Louboutin Fete Opening of Goop Lab, Capsule Collection

The duo celebrated Goop’s first permanent store, at Brentwood Country Mart, and their capsule shoe collection.

clock September 15, 2017Marcy Medina

Christian Louboutin

Media

Christian Louboutin Names New Head Global Communications

Lavinia Mancinelli comes to Louboutin after 16 years at Gucci.

clock September 14, 2017Kara Bloomgarden-Smoke

General Mills lost a case over the protectability of the color of the Cheeerios box.

Legal

WWD Law Review: Parental Leave, the Eclipse and Color Protection

The Estée Lauder Cos. Inc. was hit by the EEOC, Amazon’s glasses stir issues and Cheerios lose in court.

clock September 1, 2017Julie Zerbo

Platform pumps with embellishment.

Footwear

Heeling Power: Shoes Kicking at High, Low End

Hot fashion brands and fast-fashion players have a leg up on the middle market, observers say.

clock August 18, 2017Natalie Theodosi

A look from Sally LaPointe.

Technology

Evening Emerges at Moda Operandi

Luxury site seeks out and supports emerging talent.

clock August 9, 2017Sharon Edelson

A pair of Zodiac-themed shoes from a capsule designed by Christian Louboutin exclusively for Moda Operandi.

Retail

Moda Operandi Goes All In for Handbags, Shoes and Accessories

The luxury e-commerce site diversifies product offerings.

clock July 26, 2017Sharon Edelson

Load More Arrow

Essentialist

Today's Must Read

Takashi Murakami and Don Crawley

Fashion

Takashi Murakami, Future and Miguel Take in Off-White Show

clock 2hAlex Wynne

Social Studies