Fashion

Dior Plots Global Retail Push for Chiuri's First Collection

The initiative combines freestanding pop-ups, partnerships with key retailers and special in-store merchandising.

clock 8hJoelle Diderich and Sharon Edelson

Eye

Franca Sozzani's Mass Draws Designers, Executives in Milan

The Mass was held at the tail end of Milan Fashion Week to remember the late editor in chief of Vogue Italia, who died in December.

clock 18hLuisa Zargani and Alessandra Turra

Business

Warren Buffett Baffled by Retail

The investor praised Amazon’s Jeff Bezos and said he can’t figure out retail.

clock 8hEvan Clark

Think Tank: When Skinny Suits Got Too Skinny

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Overview

Today’s column is written by award-winning men’s wear designer Joseph Abboud, chief creative director for The Men’s Wearhouse Inc. and former president of HMX Group.SEE LIST BELOW FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

From This Issue

Looks from the Alenford collection.

Textiles

Industry Veteran Luigi Leonardi Launches Online Venture

Leonardi has branched out on his own, launching a new online-only company of high-end men’s shirts called Alenford.

clock May 15, 2013Jean E. Palmieri

Retail

Moods of Norway Adding to Store Count in U.S.

The quirky Norwegian brand will relocate its four-year-old unit on Robertson Boulevard in Los Angeles and open a store in the Mall of America.

clock May 22, 2013Jean E. Palmieri

Textiles

Elie Tahari Enters Men’s Underwear

The multiyear agreement with Imperial comes as the label aims to further expand its men’s business, which started in 2006.

clock May 22, 2013David Lipke

A view of the Denim & Supply store in Boston.

Denim

Denim & Supply Opens First U.S. Stores

New York and Boston units bring store count for two-year-old brand to 14.

clock May 23, 2013Arnold J. Karr

Boss' cotton and cashmere blazer and cotton pants. Sunspel's cotton T-shirt. Burberry sunglasses and Boss pocket square.

Fashion Features

Men’s Wear Trend: Bright Lights

Explosive hues and modern silhouettes are some of the key trends that are infusing a youthful attitude into the tailored clothing market for spring 2014.

clock May 23, 2013Alex Badia

Joseph Abboud

Sportswear

Think Tank: When Skinny Suits Got Too Skinny

Today’s column is written by award-winning men’s wear designer Joseph Abboud, chief creative director for Men’s Wearhouse Inc.

clock May 23, 2013Joseph Abboud

Essentialist

Today's Must Read

Spring bags from Michael Kors featured in The Walk campaign.

Business

Michael Kors Reprises ‘The Walk’ Street-Style Handbag Campaign

clock 8hLisa Lockwood

Social Studies