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Kaia Gerber.

Designer and Luxury

EXCLUSIVE: Kaia Gerber Designs Capsule Collection With Karl Lagerfeld

The 16-year-old daughter of Cindy Crawford has worked on a line of ready-to-wear and accessories that will hit stores in September.

clock January 16, 2018Joelle Diderich

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Designer and Luxury

EXCLUSIVE: Karl Lagerfeld Inks Denim License With Italy’s Giada SpA

The maker of the Jacob Cohen premium denim line will produce and distribute Karl Lagerfeld Denim in Europe, the Middle East and Africa.

clock January 9, 2018Joelle Diderich

Sébastien Jondeau and Karl Lagerfeld.

Fashion Features

EXCLUSIVE: Karl Lagerfeld Hits Pitti With Line Curated by Bodyguard

In an exclusive interview, Sébastien Jondeau talks growing up poor, learning from his boss and finding his style groove.

clock January 4, 2018Joelle Diderich

Fendi CEO Pietro Beccari poses in front of the Palazzo della Civilta' Italiana (the Palace of the Italian Civilization), where fashion house Fendi's new headquarters will be located, during a press preview, in Rome, . The building, also known as the "Square Colosseum" was built in the late 1930's under Benito Mussolini's rule for the 1942 world exhibition (Esposizione Universale), and is considered one of the most representative examples of Fascist architecture in Rome's EUR neighborhoodItaly Fendi Headquarters, Rome, Italy

Designer and Luxury

What to Watch: Fendi Post-Pietro Beccari

Beccari is headed to Christian Dior Couture in February and question marks hang over his successor.

clock January 3, 2018Luisa Zargani

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Designer and Luxury

When Karl Came to Chanel

WWD was there.

clock December 20, 2017Kali Hays

Designers Pick Favorite Decades in Fashion

Fashion Features

Designers Pick Favorite Decades in Fashion

The Thirties, Seventies and Nineties loom large, while a few prefer to look only ahead.

clock December 20, 2017WWD Staff

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Fashion Scoops

The Eighties Usher in Conspicuous Consumption for Fashion and Beyond

Along with wide shoulders, big poufy dresses, bold-colored gowns and the onset of MTV, fashion trends were fast and furious until the Stock Market and the Iron Curtain came crashing down toward the end of the decade.

clock December 20, 2017Rosemary Feitelberg

Bella Hadid and Gigi Hadid, Anna Sui RTW Spring 2018.

Fashion Features

Now and Then: Fashion Decades of Yore Trigger Passions

WWD mines its rich photo archives and explores how the past continues to inform the present.

clock December 19, 2017Bridget Foley

A visual from Karl Lagerfeld's spring-summer 2017 campaign.

Fashion Scoops

Karl Lagerfeld Renews Long-Term Eyewear License With Marchon

The companies joined forces a decade ago.

clock December 11, 2017Joelle Diderich

Model on the catwalk, detailDKNY show, Runway, Spring Summer 2017, New York Fashion Week, USA - 12 Sep 2016

Financial

Vendors Basking in Holiday Cheer

Donna Karan operator G-III isn’t alone in seeing a recent upswing in sales and profits.

clock December 5, 2017Kali Hays

Pierre Cardin

Fashion Features

The Originals: Pierre Cardin

The 95-year-old designer discusses his rivalry with Yves Saint Laurent, the death of the tie, and being as famous as Coca-Cola.

clock November 30, 2017Joelle Diderich

Street Style at Pitti Uomo 92

Mens Designer Luxury

Pitti Uomo Gears Up for 93rd Edition

Karl Lagerfeld and Corneliani are among the brands returning to the trade show, which will boost the number of special projects, shows and events.

clock November 16, 2017Sandra Salibian

Karl Lagerfeld's limited edition Art Deco jewelry collection.

Fashion Scoops

Karl Lagerfeld Talks Jewelry, Weinstein — and Acupuncture

The designer did not comment on the controversy over his comments on TV last weekend criticizing German Chancellor Angela Merkel.

clock November 13, 2017Joelle Diderich

Takashi Murakami

Fashion Scoops

Takashi Murakami Exhibit in Boston Sparks Sellout Sales

The artist’s first retrospective in Canada will bow Feb. 3 at the Vancouver Art Gallery.

clock November 13, 2017Rosemary Feitelberg

Claridge's hotel in London's Mayfair.

Fashion Scoops

Karl Lagerfeld to Deck the Halls at Claridge’s in London

Lagerfeld is the latest in a string of designers and brands to design the Claridge’s Christmas tree.

clock November 9, 2017Samantha Conti

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

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Exclusive: Kim Jones Is Leaving Louis Vuitton

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