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Christian Dior with models, ca. 1955.

Fashion Scoops

Exclusive: Dior to Hold First U.S. Retrospective

Dior’s first major U.S. retrospective, “Dior: From Paris to the World,” is set to open in Denver.

clock September 21, 2017Leigh Nordstrom

Bonnie Cashin's 1976 poncho design and one from Raf Simons' Calvin Klein spring 2018 collection.

Fashion Scoops

Bonnie Cashin Archivist Takes Issue With Designer Copies

Stephanie Lake, who oversees Bonnie Cashin’s archives, has taken issue with similarities between an orange poncho designed by Raf Simons for Calvin Klein and one created by Cashin.

clock September 21, 2017Rosemary Feitelberg

Marc Jacobs RTW Spring 2018

Retail

NYFW: The Highs and Lows

The week had some highs, but the defections of key collections to Paris, had an impact.

clock September 15, 2017Sharon Edelson

Calvin Klein printed by Lqqk Studio.

Fashion Scoops

Calvin Klein, Warhol: The Brooklyn Artists Who Got the Job Done

Lqqk Studio took up residence in Calvin Klein’s Midtown headquarters to print Raf Simons’ latest runway designs.

clock September 8, 2017Misty White Sidell

Calvin Klein RTW Spring 2018

Fashion Show Reviews

Calvin Klein Collection Spring 2018

At Calvin Klein Collection, Raf Simons contrasted American Dream and American horror by invoking the magic of the movies.

clock September 8, 2017Bridget Foley

Trevor Noah, Brooke Shields, Raf Simons and Lupita Nyong'o in the Front Row at Calvin Klein 205W39NYC RTW Spring 2018

Parties

Jake Gyllenhaal, Trevor Noah, Lupita Nyong’o Take in Calvin Klein

“Fashion is powerful; it shapes how people see beauty, which is one of the biggest ways that people see themselves in the world,” said Trevor Noah.

clock September 8, 2017Leigh Nordstrom

Kaia GerberTommy Hilfiger Spring 2017 Women's Collection featuring the TommyxGigi Collection, After Party, Tommyland, Los Angeles, USA - 08 Feb 2017

People

Kaia Gerber Makes Runway Debut at Calvin Klein

Now that she’s 16 and of age to walk the runway, Kaia Gerber has officially made her debut at the Calvin Klein spring 2018 show.

clock September 7, 2017Leigh Nordstrom

Dior Homme sneakers.

Mens Accessories

Ugly Sneakers: They’re Not Only for Dad

The clunky-soled styles are popular at Dior Homme and other fashion houses.

clock August 10, 2017Luis Campuzano

Calvin Klein Madison Avenue Reopening

Retail

Raf Simons, Sterling Ruby Collaborate on Calvin Klein Flagship

Store is designed for impermanence with another iteration to come.

clock July 30, 2017Sharon Edelson

Backstage at Raf Simons Men's 2018

Mens Retail Business

Raf Reigned at New York Fashion Week: Men’s

The week had a lack of big names but a lot of directional smaller brands.

clock July 17, 2017Jean E. Palmieri

Raf Simons Men's Spring 2018

Mens Fashion

Raf Simons Men’s Spring 2018

The designer created his own version of “Blade Runner.”

clock July 12, 2017Jean E. Palmieri and Alex Badia

Liya Kebeda and guestRaf Simons show, After Party, Spring Summer 2018, New York Fashion Week Men's, USA - 11 July 2017

Parties

Returning to the Party Scene With Raf Simons and Adidas

“Who are all these kids? And why is there this band of kids who follow him around?”

clock July 12, 2017Leigh Nordstrom

OC x Byronesque Vintage.

Retail

Byronesque Opens Pop-Up at “Oporning” Ceremony

The Byronesque web site continues its risqué positioning.

clock July 10, 2017Sharon Edelson

Paris Jackson in Calvin Klein in the "I Dare You" video by The XX.

Lifestyle

Exclusive: Paris Jackson, Millie Bobby Brown Wear Calvin Klein for The xx New Music Video

Raf Simons has collaborated with photographer and filmmaker Alasdair McLellan on the indie band’s latest video, “I Dare You,” starring Millie Bobby Brown, Paris Jackson and Ashton Sanders.

clock June 29, 2017Leigh Nordstrom

Laura Harrier and Danielle Nachmani

People

Laura Harrier and Stylist Danielle Nachmani on Her ‘Effortless’ Red Carpet ‘Spider-Man’ Style

The pair opens up about Harrier’s press tour narrative for “Spider-Man: Homecoming” and how Raf Simons made their dreams come true.

clock June 29, 2017Alexa Tietjen

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Industry Heavyweights Receive Green Carpet Fashion Awards

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