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 10hJoelle 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 20hLuisa 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 10hEvan Clark

Brand Outlook on the Upswing

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Overview

There’s no business without new merchandise. That seems to be the most common refrain among vendors as they head to the Fashion Coterie show scheduled for Sunday to Tuesday.SEE LIST BELOW FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

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Markets

WWD Coterie Preview: Brand Outlook on the Upswing

Many vendors heading to the show have a sense that despite economic malaise, the fall season is shaping up well.

clock February 20, 2013Marc Karimzadeh and Arthur Friedman

Calvin Rucker

Denim

New Denim Players Enter Coterie Ring

A new class of upscale jeanswear specialists will be making their first appearance at next week’s show in New York.

clock February 20, 2013Arnold J. Karr

Olive & Oak's cotton twill and fake leather jacket; True Religion Brand Jeans' cotton, polyester and spandex jeans with leather knee patches.

Fashion Trends

WWD Coterie Preview: A Girl for All Seasons

Fall is filled with wonderful trends that fit any style, from luxe leather and modern graphics to French bohemian flair.

clock February 20, 2013Kim Friday

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 10hLisa Lockwood

Social Studies