Seeking Solutions At the Trade Shows In Las Vegas

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The rising cost of raw materials — cotton pushing $2 a pound — was the primary topic of conversation among retailers and manufacturers at MAGIC, Project and the other trade shows here this week.SEE LIST AT LEFT FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

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PVH Licenses Izod to Arvind Mills for India, Middle East

Company granted rights to manufacture men’s, women’s and boys’ apparel and accessories and develop Izod stores.

clock February 16, 2011Vicki M. Young

Lauryn Hill

Parties

Alexander Wang Has a Housewarming Party

The designer held a relatively small party to commemorate the opening of his new Grand Street flagship on Tuesday night.

clock February 16, 2011WWD Staff

Julia Restoin Roitfeld

Parties

V Man Makes it Rain at Mondrian SoHo

The magazine held a party at The Garden in the hotel on Tuesday night to celebrate its latest issue.

clock February 16, 2011WWD Staff

Parties

Rodarte Lets Them Eat Cake

The after party at Riff Raff’s on Tuesday night was a decidedly low-key affair.

clock February 16, 2011WWD Staff

A still from an Old Navy ad.

Marketing and Promotion

Old Navy Launches New Ads

The spring campaign features original music videos and sassy singer-dancers.

clock February 17, 2011David Moin

Swizz Beatz will be the new face of Reebok Classics.

Fashion Features

Reebok Links with Swiss Beatz

The artist-producer will be the new face of Reebok Classics.

clock February 17, 2011Jean E. Palmieri

Light Gray: Michael Kors RTW Fall 2011

Fashion Features

New York State of Mind

In a compact and brief New York Men’s Fashion Week, here are some of the key trends for fall.

clock February 17, 2011Alex Badia

Faconnable

Textiles

Seeking Solutions at the Trade Shows in Las Vegas

Updated fashion trends seen mitigating the price increases expected to saturate the market by fall.

clock February 17, 2011Jean E. Palmieri and David Lipke

Jamie Johnson

People

Boy’s Night Out: Jamie Johnson

Who knew this dedicated chronicler of the upper class had anything to say about anything other than rich people?

clock February 17, 2011Jessica Iredale

Essentialist

Today's Must Read

Wiz Khalifa

Fashion

What to Watch: Blurring Fashion, Art and Commerce at Made Los Angeles

clock 22hKari Hamanaka

Social Studies