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Presidential Election Seen Clouding the Spending Picture

Studies show that shoppers are both ready to spend for the holidays and holding off because of the election.

clock 4hDavid Moin and Evan Clark


Brooks Brothers Buys Alexis Bittar Jewelry Business

The retailer's Carolee division will operate the newly acquired label.

clock 4hJean E. Palmieri


Gigi Hadid on Bootie Collaboration With Stuart Weitzman

Gigi Hadid on her collaboration with Stuart Weitzman and the corresponding James Franco-directed film in which she boxes in heels.

clock 10hSophia Chabbott

Contemporary Stores Upbeat About Spring

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Project New York Preview: New and Noteworthy

About 200 brands will show at the fair beginning on Sunday. Here are six booths not to miss.

clock July 14, 2011Jean E. Palmieri and David Lipke

Rogue’s suede jacket, Alpha Industries’ nylon jacket and Andrew Buckler’s cotton pants.

Fashion Features

Men’s Wear Trend: Summer and the City

A wave of modernism is sweeping across Project and the other New York trade shows for spring.

clock July 14, 2011Alex Badia

John Thornley at the Ace Hotel.


Boys’ Night Out With U.S. Royalty

WWD blew off curfew to hang out with John Thornley, the blue-eyed front man for the all-male rock band.

clock July 14, 2011Jessica Iredale

Shaun White at the Tribeca Grand.


Shaun White Eyes Double Gold in Sochi

The 24-year-old snowboarder has parlayed his success on the slopes into a multimillion-dollar business that includes deals with Oakley, Target, Burton and more.

clock July 14, 2011Jean E. Palmieri

Shipley & Halmos’ cotton jacket and Onia’s nylon swim trunks.


Contemporary Stores Upbeat About Spring

Shorter shorts, vintage brands and soft dressing are all seen as key to driving sales.

clock July 14, 2011Jean E. Palmieri

The Canali showroom spans 11,000 square feet.


Canali Relocates to Manhattan’s Meatpacking District

Italian luxury brand spent $10.6 million on its new showroom, which is close to 11,000 square feet.

clock July 14, 2011Jean E. Palmieri

The Paul Stuart shop.


Paul Stuart Spotlights Phineas Cole

Newly installed concept shop brings all classifications together in one prominent location on Madison Avenue.

clock July 14, 2011Jean E. Palmieri


Man of the Week: Derek Jeter

The Yankees captain may have reached the 3,000-hit milestone on the field last weekend, but he struck out on the red carpet.

clock July 14, 2011WWD Staff


Mark Shale CEO Scott Baskin to Retire

The Chicago men’s and women’s retailer is undergoing a rebranding effort.

clock July 14, 2011Beth Wilson

A look from the Papi line.

Ready To Wear

Papi to Launch Swimwear

The line will make its debut alongside the company’s underwear offering at the Miami SwimShow & Lingerie Show.

clock July 14, 2011Jean E. Palmieri

The signature polo.

Ready To Wear

Polo a Go-Go at Johnnie-O

The brand with the little surfer dude as its logo is starting to make waves on the men’s apparel scene.

clock July 14, 2011Jean E. Palmieri


Today's Must Read

A look from Deveaux and F.S.Z., which will be offered on Continuum


Liberty Fairs Creates E-commerce Site With Farfetch

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