The French designer was synonymous with striped sweaters and Left Bank insouciance.
The music star had launched the collection last February during New York Fashion Week.
Inventories are being kept tight in hope of increasing full-price selling and reducing markdowns.
It’s lull time for retailers. Traffic has been down for more than a week as the holiday season’s uncertainties and pressures mount and the briskness of the Black Friday weekend fades to a memory.
Calvin Klein has another Miami manse. “It’s all white, of course,” said Klein on Saturday night at Paul Wilmot’s poolside dinner party during Art Basel Miami Beach.
The job cuts feared at Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia Inc. came in a rather unexpected place…
Gerber Childrenswear Inc., a division of Kellwood Co., has entered into a licensing agreement with Jockey International Inc. to design, produce and distribute Jockey-branded underwear, sleepwear and thermalwear for infants, toddlers and children’s.
It’s a holiday season of modest expectations for many retailers in the Southeast.
Fashion industry executives are voting with their wallets this presidential primary season, getting behind Democrats, particularly New York Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton.
In a city that has transformed from drab workers’ paradise into luxury brand heaven in just 16 years, Frederic Malle wants a slice of the action.
Students aspiring to work in the fashion industry need to realize they must temper creativity with commerce – though they don’t need an M.B.A. to do it.
Culled from the pages of WWD. Compiled by Dianne M. Pogoda