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A&F Finds 'Growing Up' Tough Now that Sex No Longer Sells

Abercrombie is aging its models to show it is no longer a "teen" brand; company reported a Q2 loss.

clock 23hVicki M. Young

Media

Barbie Becomes Paid Social Media Influencer

Through her Instagram account, Barbie “produces” sponsored content.

clock 18hMaghan McDowell

Fashion

Costume Institute's Next Subject Said to Be Rei Kawakubo

The exhibit next spring would be only the second the Met has devoted to a living designer.

clock 18hWWD Staff

Betsey Johnson at 30

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Overview

Three decades in, Betsey Johnson and business partner Chantal Bacon, shown here and in 1978, keep the show going.

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Fashion Features

Magic Johnson

Betsey Johnson’s 30-year career has been one wild ride. Here, she looks back and forward.

clock July 22, 2008Jessica Iredale

Fragrance

License to Thrill

With licenses for footwear, swimwear, accessories, perfume, watches and lingerie, Betsey Johnson’s reach continues to expand.

clock July 22, 2008Julee Kaplan

Fashion Features

Pretty in Punk

It?s hard to pigeonhole the cartwheeling dynamo that is Betsey Johnson. Every show is a surprise, from the wacky themes to the over-the-top looks.

clock July 22, 2008Veronique Hyland

Business Features

Behind the Hype

Betsey Johnson ceo Chantal Bacon reflects on a sizzling history.

clock July 22, 2008Julee Kaplan

The Markets Features

Still Strong

Betsey Johnson’s pieces are getting a second life in the vintage market.

clock July 23, 2008Rachel Lockwood

Ready-to-Wear and Sportswear

Store Thoughts

Retail remains a key component of the Betsey Johnson brand’s success.

clock July 23, 2008Sharon Edelson

Fashion Features

A Star Turn

Outfitting multiple generations of rock royalty, from Janis Joplin to Amy Winehouse.

clock July 23, 2008Nick Axelrod

Fashion Features

Freewheeling

Leave it to Betsey to transform a runway into a gymnastics showcase. Traditionally, she ends every show with a cartwheel, and here are some of her high points.

clock July 23, 2008WWD Staff

Body Care

The Money Tree: Financial Analysts Pick Bright Spots

Financial analysts point to the mass market channel, treatment products, the men’s grooming category and emerging markets as some bright spots for L’Oréal.

clock June 1, 2009Brid Costello and Molly Prior

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Topshop Latest to Join Runway-to-Retail Move

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