Chanel Makes New Year’s Resolutions

The house will launch its “In 2018 Dare” campaign in the Paris metro system on Dec. 19.

Sarah Jessica Parker to Narrate Bill Cunningham Documentary

The actress has been tapped to narrate "The Times of Bill," written and directed by former HSN chief executive officer Mark Bozek.

Kitson Returns to Robertson — Sort Of

Kitson founder Fraser Ross has bridged his old boutique concept with the new, renaming it Kitson Kitross.

Karl Lagerfeld’s Caroline Lebar on the Art of Tarts

The designer’s longtime communications director has released a second volume of pastry recipes.


Project Gravitas Launches Work Apparel Collection at Lord & Taylor

Project Gravitas, in sizes 0-24, is being carried at Lord & Taylor’s Fifth Avenue and Washington, D.C., stores and at lordandtaylor.com.

Gucci Places Project Expanded

The initiative, which invites people to explore inspirational locations for the brand, has been expanded to include six other venues.

Michael Kors, Jimmy Choo Said Adopting Fur-Free Policy, Following in Footsteps of Gucci

PETA activists had demonstrated at "dozens" of Michael Kors runway shows, store openings and special events over the years.

Saint Laurent, Travis Scott Team Up on Album Cover

The album will launch exclusively at Colette on Dec. 18.

Jean Paul Gaultier on His Wax Doppelgänger

Due to be unveiled at France’s Musée Grévin on Monday, a new wax figure based on the designer sports a Swarovski-embellished marinière and pieces provided by Gaultier.

Preen by Thornton Bregazzi Pre-Fall 2018

This feminine collection had a deliciously dark edge to it, too.

Kendall and Kylie Jenner to Design Capsule for OVS

The collection, including six deliveries, will hit selected OVS stores starting from March.

LVMH Opens Applications for Fifth Edition of LVMH Prize

Young designers have until Feb. 4 to submit their applications on the web site lvmhprize.com.

Jonathan Saunders Resigns as Chief Creative Officer of DVF

The news comes days after Diane von Furstenberg said she plans to sell a stake in her fashion company.

Bridget Foley’s Diary: Behind the ‘Thread’

Costume designer Mark Bridges talks about the process of making "Phantom Thread."

Lane Crawford Opens Creative Call to Los Angeles

The leading Asian department store will be holding its annual design and creative talent call in the U.S. for the first time come January.

Guo Pei Among Headliners at the NGV Triennial in Melbourne

The Chinese couturier is among more than 100 international artists and designers whose work is being featured in the National Gallery of Victoria Triennial.

Grey Jason Wu Pre-Fall 2018

The more casual compliment to Wu's main collection had a Katharine Hepburn-inspired swagger to it.

Adidas Disbands Digital Sports Business Unit, Leaving 74 Staff Jobs in Question

The realignment will entail the company to consolidate some of its apps to focus on its two most powerful platforms Runtastic and its relaunched Adidas app.

Bottega Veneta to Show During NYFW Fall 2018

It’s one of the big additions to the preliminary scheduled released by the CFDA.

Rag & Bone Pre-Fall 2018

T-shirts, chinos, tracksuits, jeans and outerwear with military and workwear influences were all tweaked for the season.

A Vivienne Westwood Documentary Is Being Released

The film charts Vivienne Westwood's journey from punk to icon.

Jill Stuart Pre-Fall 2018

Jill Stuart debuted her pre-fall range with a mix of signature floral frocks with boyish tailoring.

R13 Pre-Fall 2018

Eighties and early Nineties references resulted in edgy pieces drawn from men's wear.

Prabal Gurung, Mastercard Team Up for Love Is Love Holiday Collection

The sweatshirts retail for $295 and a portion of the proceeds benefit Shikshya Foundation Nepal.

Cartier Doubles Its Space, Becomes Largest Jeweler at Harrods

Architect Laura Gonzalez designed the new boutique.

Asics Opens New York Flagship and Includes Tiger Collection

The two-level unit is located on 47th Street.

Paris Men’s Week to Open One Day Earlier

Four young acts — Palomo Spain, Nïuku, Namacheko and GmbH — will now open the week on Jan. 16.

Kiosk Takes Its International, Eclectic Merchandising to London’s Institute of Contemporary Arts

Kiosk founder Alisa Grifo is now considering introducing a book or a collection.

Kering Appoints Nathalie Diamantis as Jewelry President for the Americas

Diamantis is tasked with growing Kering jewelry's resonance in the market.

M Missoni Pre-Fall 2018

The design team at M Missoni referenced Pop Art and cartoons through a Seventies lens for pre-fall.

Pringle of Scotland Pre-Fall 2018

Fran Stringer is sharpening her focus at Pringle of Scotland, staying true to the label's heritage and to what it does best: knitwear.

Ports Breaks into See-Now, Buy-Now with New, Unisex Label

Ports V will offer bi-monthly, unisex capsule collections.

Notable Models Front Versace Spring 2018 Ads

Donatella Versace tapped Steven Meisel to photograph a range of favorite top models including Naomi Campbell and Christy Turlington.

Stella McCartney Men’s Spring 2018

For her third see-now-buy-now men’s collection, Stella McCartney took Ibiza as her muse, while keeping with her sustainability efforts.

Dennis Basso Pre-Fall 2018

For Dennis Basso’s 35th anniversary pre-fall collection, the designer channeled the glamorous modern siren, with emphasis on low-key but impactful dressing.

J.W. Anderson Nixes London Men’s Show to Pursue Coed Model

Designer Jonathan Anderson joins a host of brands collapsing two collections into women’s wear fashion weeks.

Irving L. Rousso, Founding Partner of Russ Togs, Dies at 92

Rousso started Russ Togs with his brother, Eli, in 1946.

Christian Siriano Pre-Fall 2018

The designer was inspired by his mom, Bianca and Mick Jagger.

A.L.C. Pre-Fall 2018

Andrea Lieberman's pre-fall lineup sat at the intersection of elegance and swagger.

London’s Design Museum to Salute Azzedine Alaïa With Retrospective

"The Couturier" will run from May 10 to Oct. 7 at the museum.

Pharrell Williams, Alessandra Ambrosio Turn Out for Rimowa’s Pop-up Party

Dita Von Teese, Jasmine Sanders and more came out to celebrate the brand's latest pop-up concept shop in Beverly Hills.

Brooks Brothers Gets Festive for St. Jude

The retailer has raised $16.5 million for the hospital over the past decade.

Badgley Mischka Pre-Fall 2018

A collection fit for latter day Claire McCardells and Capote swans.

Guggenheim Reveals the Short List of Six Artists Competing for Hugo Boss Prize 2018

This year’s finalists include Simone Leigh, Frances Stark and Wu Tsang from the U.S., and Bouchra Khalili from Morocco, Teresa Margolles from Mexico and Emeka Ogboh from Nigeria.

British Fashion Council Stands Up for Models With Initiative

The BFC has teamed with the British Fashion Model Agency Association to help set appropriate working practices for models.

Prada Releases Video Series

The fashion house resumed its collaboration with American director Autumn de Wilde to release “The Postman’s Gifts” short movies series.

Edeline Lee Pre-Fall 2018

The collection drew from objects in the Neue Galerie's exhibition, “Wiener Werkstatte 1903 to 1932: The Luxury of Beauty.”

Juventus Looks to Japan, China, Australia to Build Licensed Product Sales With Help From IMG

After lining up IMG last year to broker licensing deals in Asia, Australia and New Zealand, the 120-year-old soccer club has added apparel, gadgets, car accessories and luggage for shoppers.

Geox Extends Breathable Technology to New Outerwear Range

The patented “Respira,” or heat-release solution, has been applied to the Amphibiox and Nebula jackets.

Kimora Lee Simmons Pre-Fall 2018

Kimora Lee Simmons channeled a “back-to-school, for adults” spirit for pre-fall.

A Team of Italian Fashion Experts Sets Grifoni Relaunch

Federico Zannini and Rick Owens' business partner Giambattista Tirelli acquired the financial struggling premium luxury brand for 5 million euros.

Sophia Amoruso Nabs Another $2M for Girlboss

Lightspeed Venture Partners led the seed.

Adidas Outdoor and Parley for the Oceans Continue Design Collaboration

Parley’s recycled material is spun into yarn from plastic ocean waste collected from beaches and coastal communities.

MadaLuxe Group Sets Sights on Retail With Vault Concept

The luxury off-price boutique concept MadaLuxe Vault will test the waters at the Citadel Outlets in Los Angeles ahead of expansion next year.

Gucci Pre-Fall 2018

From a polished bourgeois look to a flamboyant street-glam attitude, this collection reflected Alessandro Michele's bold eclecticism.

Rimowa CEO Alexandre Arnault Looks to Rewrite Luxury Retail’s Rules

The head of Rimowa has taken very quick, deliberate steps to turn the German travel brand into an innovator.

Koché Pre-Fall 2018

Christelle Kocher staged one of the season's few pre-fall shows and the first fashion show at The Strand.

Maria Cornejo to Serve as Brand Ambassador at Première Vision New York

With the help of David Wolfson and Associates, the creative force behind Zero + Maria Cornejo will be reissuing some key shapes in “fantastic tech fabrics” from Schoeller Textil.

Caroline Constas Pre-Fall 2018

Inspired by her travels to Argentina, Caroline Constas designed a strategic collection full of lively colors and prints.

Max Mara Pre-Fall 2018

The classic 101801 coat was the cornerstone of the collection.

Goop Links With LeCatch’s Marlein Rentmeester on Marmy Coat

Gwyneth Paltrow's lifestyle brand links with blogger Marlien Rentmeester for limited-edition army jackets.

Sonia Rykiel Pre-Fall 2018

The versatile, wild-at-heart collection combined function, form and fun.

White Trade Show to Introduce White Street Market

The Italian contemporary fashion exhibition will debut a new area dedicated to streetwear and open to public in June 2018.

French Fur Federation Sets Up Help Line for Victims of Antifur Violence

PETA on Tuesday responded to the move in a statement encouraging consumers who are concerned about animal welfare to call for the ban on fur production in France.

Ellery to Show During Paris Couture Week

The move marks a new commercial strategy for the brand, which will now design two collections per year, released in four drops.

They Are Wearing: Holiday Shopping in New York City

The colder temps can't stop a New Yorker's shopping spirit.

Jeffrey Rudes Puts Luxury Men’s Line on Hiatus

The brand's only freestanding store closed in May in New York's SoHo neighborhood.

Amanda Wakeley Pre-Fall 2018

The designer described her woman’s taste as “gloriously eclectic."

Kobi Halperin Pre-Fall 2018

Halperin looked to the Bedouin people of his native Israel in using embroidery to create brand identity.

New York Fashion Week in February Will Be a 10-Day Affair

Men's will move slightly to abut the women's shows, creating one big dual-gender event Feb. 5 to 14.

Kering Hosts Party to Celebrate Agnès Varda’s Honorary Oscar

Guests including Isabelle Huppert and Jane Birkin admired the French New Wave director's gold statuette.

Natalia Vodianova to Host Intergalactic Space-Themed Fabulous Fund Fair

Some 500 tickets will be available for purchase with a suggested donation of 1,000 pounds each.

Holly Fulton to Lead Fashion Design Course

Fulton has been appointed head of fashion at the Cambridge School of Visual and Performing Arts.

J.Mendel Pre-Fall 2018 Review

The bohemian spirit of Talitha Getty and the colors of Mark Rothko’s works inspired Gilles Mendel’s latest collection.

Sportmax Pre-Fall 2018

The sport world inspired this collection combining traditional, luxurious fabrics with high-tech materials.

Fear of God, Maxfield Link for Holiday Pop-up

Jerry Lorenzo’s church-themed concept at Maxfield's pop-up gallery space delivers Fear of God exclusives for fans of the brand.

Lela Rose Pre-Fall 2018

The collection started with a men's wear glen plaid, but delivered on femininity and novelty.

Balmain Pre-Fall 2018

Olivier Rousteing celebrated Parisian codes with a focus on house signatures like updated tweeds and the marinière.

Balmain Features $40,000 Baseball Jacket in Debut Men’s Pre-Collection

The crystal-embroidered jacket hangs in the couture section of the expansive collection that is also rich in daywear.

Marissa Webb Pre-Fall 2018

A vintage nautical jacket owned by Webb's grandfather inspired the first sketch.

‘Norell: Dean of American Fashion’ to Be Presented at Museum at FIT

The looks range from daytime suits and jersey separates to men's wear-inspired outerwear to Norell's hallmark “mermaid” dresses.

Erdem Pre-Fall 2018

Moralioglu delivered a very romantic collection that was filled with long, flowing dresses, patchwork and lots of print.

Port Authority Reopens After Explosion; Suspect Akayed Ullah Taken Into Custody for Terror-Related Incident

Police officials called for constant vigilance after Monday morning's bombing in the Port Authority.

LVMH Sets Date for Fourth Edition of Les Journées Particulières

The luxury group's houses will throw open their doors to the public between Oct. 12 and 14.

Street Signs: Penfield’s New Direction

Its new owners want to open it up to a wider, younger audience and broaden the offer to include sportswear as well as outerwear.

Gucci to Show Cruise 2019 Collection at Arles’ Roman Necropolis

The runway show will take place on May 30.

EXCLUSIVE: Chambre Syndicale Releases Additions to Paris Men’s Week

Brands set to stage runway shows on the official calendar include Vetements, GmbH and Dunhill London.

Karl Lagerfeld Renews Long-Term Eyewear License With Marchon

The companies joined forces a decade ago.

Vetements Joins Paris Men’s Week

Demna Gvasalia, which has paraded Vetements during couture and the women's ready-to-wear weeks, continues to shake up the fashion calendar.

Independents’ Day: Armand Hadida Keeps Lights Low at L’Eclaireur

Conscious of the industry's shifting landscape, the upscale Parisian retailer continues his pursuit of the unusual.

Oscar de la Renta Pre-Fall 2018

The seaside-inspired lineup of polished modernist pieces was extremely commercial.

Versace Pre-Fall 2018

A deep sense of belonging combined with an attitude projected into the future defined Donatella Versace's eye-catching, luxurious effort.

Creatures of the Wind Moves to Project-basis Model; Ceases Runway Shows

Shane Gabier and Chris Peters plan to work directly with retailers on small capsule collections and special projects.

Loewe Moves to Bond Street, Expands U.K. Presence

The brand will move its U.K. flagship from Mount Street to a bigger space on Bond Street.

Theory Said Eyeing The Row’s Fucci

Francesco Fucci lists himself as being head designer at The Row since 2012.

Versus Pre-Fall 2018

Street and sporty references blended into Donatella Versace's collection, which looked definitely frisky and sometimes risky.

Prabal Gurung Pre-Fall 2018

The designer married glamour and minimalism in a feat of comfortable luxury for pre-fall.

Ulla Johnson Pre-Fall 2018

Ulla Johnson embraced the power of pretty for pre-fall.

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