Fashion

Fashion World Mourns Death of Azzedine Alaïa

clock November 18, 2017WWD Staff

Business

Improvements at Abercrombie, but Wall Street Still Cautious on Stock

clock November 17, 2017Vicki M. Young

Business

Stitch Fix IPO Pops, Then Fizzles

clock November 17, 2017Evan Clark

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The company is testing a new store format for the lifestyle brand.

Financial

Fewer Promotions Help Boost Kors in Q2

The company is refreshing some stores with an updated look to better reflect the brand’s lifestyle focus.

clock November 6, 2017Vicki M. Young

Kors completed the acquisition of the Jimmy Choo brand in Q2.

Financial

Kors’ Q2 Results Bested Wall Street’s Expectations

The company said its Runway 2020 initiatives were showing “positive signs” of progress.

clock November 6, 2017Vicki M. Young

Ralph Lauren RTW spring 2018

Financial

Quality of Sales Help Ralph Lauren Over-Deliver on Q2 Results

One goal is to have Greater China — including Hong Kong, Macau and Taiwan — reach $500 million in revenues in five years.

clock November 2, 2017Vicki M. Young

The Rhinelander Mansion houses Lauren's flagship.

Financial

Ralph Lauren’s Q2 Results Beat Wall Street’s Estimates

On an adjusted basis, the EPS beat was 11 cents.

clock November 2, 2017Vicki M. Young

Marchesa Notte Bridal Fall 2018

Business Features

Post-Harvey: Marchesa Regroups in Wake of Weinstein Debacle

While some retailers expressed concern over the label’s future, or in at least one case, fear of a consumer boycott, Bergdorf Goodman’s Linda Fargo pledged the store’s support for the brand.

clock October 16, 2017Rosemary Feitelberg

Marimekko's Unikko design in action.

Business Features

Microsoft Finds ‘Modern Timelessness’ With Marimekko Partnership

The companies have teamed up to launch products for the Surface line.

clock October 13, 2017Arthur Zaczkiewicz

Photo courtesy of Din + Bloom.

Markets

Din + Bloom Founder Shares Perspectives on Textile Design Industry

The founder and creative director of Din + Bloom shares her sources of inspiration for textile design.

clock September 25, 2017Tracey Greenstein

"Color."  —  Carolina Herrera

Fashion Features

New York Spring 2018 Designer Inspirations: Part Three

Designers disclose the concepts that molded their spring 2018 collections.

clock September 7, 2017Andrew Shang

"I was inspired by the Counter-Couture exhibition at MAD in New York City; The Summer of Love Experience at the de Young in San Francisco; Pink Floyd and You Say You Want a Revolution (both at the V&A), and the wonderful Alma-Tadema show at the Leighton House in London." — Anna Sui

Fashion Features

New York Spring 2018 Designer Inspirations: Part Two

Ahead of New York Fashion Week, designers disclose what inspired their spring collections.

clock September 6, 2017Andrew Shang

“Technical approach to whimsical sportswear.”— Jonathan Simkhai

Fashion Features

New York Spring 2018 Designer Inspirations: Part One

Ahead of New York Fashion Week, designers disclose what inspired their spring collections.

clock September 5, 2017Andrew Shang

Buyers examine the fabric of a floor-length bridal gown with floral appliqué, veil and headpiece from the James Galanos Couture Spring 1964 collection.

Fashion Scoops

The Work of James Galanos Focus of a New Exhibition at the Phoenix Art Museum

The Oscar-winning costume designer Jean Louis, whom Galanos worked for at Columbia Pictures, urged him to open his own business, which he did in 1951.

clock August 17, 2017Rosemary Feitelberg

A Michael Kors store front.

Markets

Kors CEO Says Transformation Still in Early Stages

The Jimmy Choo acquisition is still expected to close in the third quarter.

clock August 8, 2017Vicki M. Young

The handbag collection inside a Michael Kors store.

Markets

Michael Kors Shares Rise on Q1 Earnings Beat

The company also raised fiscal 2018 diluted EPS guidance.

clock August 8, 2017Vicki M. Young

Five months after Kim Ortengren started her sample making and manufacturing business in Portland, Maine, she already is ramping up production.

Business Features

American-Made Companies Gaining Ground in Cities Big and Small

A crop of apparel manufacturers and fashion start-ups are opting for secondary cities to make their way.

clock July 19, 2017Rosemary Feitelberg

The Rhinelander Mansion houses Lauren's flagship.

Human Resources

Louvet on Why He Joined Ralph Lauren Corp.

Louvet is focused on how the consumer experiences the brand.

clock July 17, 2017Vicki M. Young

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