Nelson Mandela Inspires Line Of Sportswear

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Overview

He has been hailed as a hero who fought for racial equality during the dark days of apartheid. Now, former South African president Nelson Mandela is set, in his 90s, to become a fashion icon.SEE LIST BELOW FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

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Looks from the 46664 collection.

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Nelson Mandela Inspires Line of Sportswear

The 46664 collection is positioned as South Africa’s first global brand.

clock September 21, 2011Bambina Wise

Hardy Amies Men's RTW Spring 2012

Fashion Features

London Shows Bring Sporting News

From Olympic athletes of yesteryear to California’s skate and surf crowd, designers looked to recreation for their spring collections.

clock September 21, 2011WWD Staff

Tom Brady wore Zegna Sport to the opening.

People

Tom Brady Hosts Zegna Boston Store Debut

The New England Patriots quarterback called himself a longtime fan of the Italian label.

clock September 22, 2011Kate Bowers

Cover of GQ magazine

Media

Chris Mitchell Makes Changes at GQ

The magazine’s new publisher has recruited several associates from Condé Nast Traveler.

clock September 22, 2011David Lipke

Essentialist

Today's Must Read

Solange Knowles

Eye

Solange Takes Over Made by Google Party

clock 9hLeigh Nordstrom

Social Studies