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 7hJoelle 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 17hLuisa 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 7hEvan Clark

WWD Coterie: Pattern Play

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Overview

Designers are having a field day for spring with a panoply of shapes, forms, prints and colors.SEE LIST BELOW FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

From This Issue

A look from Corey, by Corey Lynn Calter.

Sportswear

Fashion Coterie Preview: Ones to Watch

New lines and new directions to look for at the upcoming fair.

clock September 11, 2012WWD Staff

Artelier Nicole Miller's polyester blend peplum halter; Ben-Amun necklace; Hat Attack hats; and Illesteva sunglasses.

Fashion Trends

Spring 2013 Trend: Passion for Patterns

Designers at Fashion Coterie are mixing it up for the season with colorful and dynamic designs.

clock September 11, 2012Mayte Allende

The contemporary area of Ron Herman in Brentwood.

Retail

Retailers: Looking for Choices at Coterie

Tops on specialty stores’ shopping lists are clothes that appeal to a broad audience including casual denim, accessories and lots of dresses.

clock September 11, 2012Sharon Edelson

A Erickson Beamon collar.

Jewelry

Accessories: A New Infusion

The high-end contemporary jewelry segment has slowly broadened its price spectrum in order to cater to recession-weary consumers.

clock September 11, 2012Alexandra Steigrad

Ali Ro

Markets

Fashion Coterie’s Next Phase

Despite uncertainty over founding organizer Elyse Kroll’s departure and the coming election, industry executives are feeling bullish about business at the show.

clock September 11, 2012Karyn Monget

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 7hLisa Lockwood

Social Studies