DVF

Nathan Jenden, creative director and Diane von Furstenberg, designer (Photo by Randy Brooke/WireImage)

Designer and Luxury

Nathan Jenden Returns to DVF as Chief Design Officer and VP, Creative

Jenden takes over duties formerly handled by Jonathan Saunders, who resigned his post as chief creative officer last month.

clock January 4, 2018Lisa Lockwood

Diane von Furstenberg Pre-Fall 2018

Designer and Luxury

What to Watch: DVF’s Goals for 2018: Selling a Stake and Hiring New Creative Chief

Last month, DVF revealed she was interested in selling all or part of her company and a week later that her chief creative officer Jonathan Saunders had resigned.

clock January 3, 2018Lisa Lockwood

Diane von Furstenberg8th Annual DVF Awards, Show, New York, USA - 06 Apr 2017

Designer and Luxury

DVF Looks to Sell Equity Stake in Her Business

Von Furstenberg said she plans to hire Michel Dyens & Co., a leading independent investment banking firm, headquartered in New York and Paris, to sell an equity stake.

clock December 8, 2017Lisa Lockwood

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Technology

DVF Enlists Qubit for AI-Backed Tech

The tool aims to personalize the discovery process in a bid to increase mobile conversions.

clock November 21, 2017Kari Hamanaka

An assortment of goddesses including the earthy Gaia are expected to influence spring-summer 2019 fashion from Trend Union's point of view.

Fashion Scoops

Trend Union’s Li Edelkoort: Goddesses Are Emerging Female Archetypes in Fashion

Edelkoort also pointed to the increasing importance of the sack dress, regal colors and majestic fabrics.

clock November 9, 2017Rosemary Feitelberg

Reese Witherspoon at MOMA

Media

Reese Witherspoon Talks Gender Equality at WSJ Innovators Awards

Witherspoon addressed sexual harassment in Hollywood.

clock November 2, 2017Alexandra Steigrad

Diane von Furstenberg with Allison Williams at iMentor's Champions dinner.

Fashion Scoops

Diane von Furstenberg, Discusses the Importance of Mentoring in the Aftermath of Harvey Weinstein Controversy

Having talked to thousands of women and girls over the years, Diane von Furstenberg has always relayed a message of women’s empowerment throughout her career.

clock October 24, 2017Rosemary Feitelberg

Screen painting of DVF x Levis.

Retail

DVF Studio Brings East Coast Eclat to City By the Bay

Temporary store could become permanent or lead to series of pop-ups.

clock October 17, 2017Sharon Edelson

Naomi Campbell, ImanFashion 4 Development First Ladies Lunch, The Pierre, New York NY, USA - 19 Sep 2017

Fashion Scoops

Naomi Campbell and Iman Help Fashion 4 Development Pay Tribute to the Late Franca Sozzani

The way Campbell sees it, “There’s nothing challenging about giving. You either want to give or you don’t.”

clock September 20, 2017Rosemary Feitelberg

Jonathan SaundersDiane Von Furstenberg presentation, After Party, Spring Summer 2018, New York Fashion Week, USA - 10 Sep 2017

Parties

Jonathan Saunders Toasts His Latest Collection for DVF at Berlin

“I think people enjoyed the layout and presentation, and I’m really happy,” said Saunders after his show.

clock September 11, 2017Kristen Tauer

Diane von Furstenberg RTW Spring 2018

Fashion Show Reviews

Diane von Furstenberg RTW Spring 2018

At Diane von Furstenberg, Jonathan Saunders’ flamboyant clothes got lost in complicated staging.

clock September 11, 2017Bridget Foley

Mission's debut issue is all about women's empowerment.

Media

Mission, Fashion’s First Philanthropic Digitally Interactive Magazine, Ready for Launch

Officially known as Mission (For Fashion, For Beauty, For Good), the biannual pub focuses on a different charity and cause each time.

clock June 22, 2017Rosemary Feitelberg

Diane von Furstenberg Resort 2018

Fashion Show Reviews

Diane von Furstenberg Resort 2018

Jonathan Saunders kept his momentum going, tempering DVF’s signature pattern and color with sophisticated, simplified silhouettes.

clock June 5, 2017Jessica Iredale

Diane von Furstenberg8th Annual DVF Awards, Show, New York, USA - 06 Apr 2017

People

Exclusive: Diane von Furstenberg Teaching Online Course

“I made the director cry, so I think it was good,” remarked the designer of her MasterClass lecture.

clock May 4, 2017Andrew Nodell

Karlie KlossVanity Fair Oscar Party, Los Angeles, USA - 26 Feb 2017

Fashion Scoops

Karlie Kloss to Receive Inspiration Honor at the DVF Awards

The DVF Awards were created in 2010 by von Furstenberg and The Diller-von Furstenberg Family Foundation to recognize and support extraordinary women.

clock March 15, 2017Lisa Lockwood and Alexa Tietjen

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Marc Jacobs and Kim Jones on the runway at the Louis Vuitton Spring 2012 menswear show.

Men's

Exclusive: Kim Jones Is Leaving Louis Vuitton

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