WEST NYACK, N.Y. — Hollister Co. is Abercrombie & Fitch’s lower-priced California-lifestyle, 49-store chain geared toward teens. This particular Hollister store was located in the mammoth-size Palisades Center Mall, here.
NEW YORK — Once upon a time, brides dreamed about a solitaire diamond engagement ring with a matching wedding band. Today, the reality is that brides want more individuality, style and functionality in their jewelry.
NEW YORK — Sara Lee Corp.’s Intimates and Underwear unit managed a hefty increase in operating profit in the fourth quarter and nearly matched year-ago sales levels despite the divestiture of numerous businesses.
LONDON — With London Fashion Week just around the corner, the city’s accessories scene is gathering some momentum, with the planned opening of Lara Bohinc’s first store and a new joint venture between Markus Lupfer and Katie Hillier…
WINSTON TAKES MANHATTAN: As part of its strategy to reach new customers and broaden its price offerings, Harry Winston is introducing the Manhattan Avenue Collection, a line of rings featuring semiprecious stones. The collection marks the…
NEW YORK — Beverly Miller Potter Navarro, cofounder of the fashion jewelry firm Navarro Alternatives, died July 18 at the Jewish Home for the Aged in San Francisco due to complications related to Alzheimer’s disease. She was 72.
NEW YORK — Sally A. Morrison, a former senior vice president of publicity at Miramax Films, has been named the director of the Diamond Information Center, the promotional arm of De Beers Group’s Diamond Trading Company.
NEW YORK — Just because socks and knee-highs are often hidden under pants doesn’t mean that they have to be boring. In fact, these newest looks — twisted argyles, Pucci-like abstracts and pretty florals — are meant to be shown off.
NEW YORK — In an ongoing effort to pump up legwear sales, sock vendors are saying farewell to hard-edged graphics and men’s wear looks and hello to whimsical prints and novelty styles for resort and early spring.
NEW YORK — The latest sleepwear market analysis data from NPDFashionworld shows continued strength in private label merchandise, a growing importance in price and the increased brand power of Jones New York and Nautica.
H&M’S SAFETY NET: Hennes & Mauritz will host Project KidCare, a national child safety program, at 27 of its mall stores on Aug. 24 and 25. Parents or guardians who visit H&M can have children photographed and fingerprinted at no cost and will be…
WASHINGTON — The U.S. Customs Service issued an order Thursday to detain all textile and apparel shipments from Saudi Arabia due to complaints of transshipments and lack of cooperation by Saudi officials.
NEW YORK — The latest look in handbags is long and lean. The shape of choice is the clutch, a perennial favorite that’s newly elongated and shown in everything from neutral textured leathers to fire-engine red exotic skins. Here, a pair of…
MOVE OVER J.LO: Gwen Stefani, front femme fatale of No Doubt and duet pal to Eve and Moby, told WWD on Friday night she’s in talks to produce her own contemporary line based on the clothes she already designs for herself. Although a favorite…
The lush Los Feliz garden of art patron Patric Reeves (mother of Keanu) came to life on Thursday night when a fleet of homespun forest nymphs fluttered through as part of a performance organized by New York designer Elisa Jimenez.
You’ve got to come out to Malibu! It’s our version of the Hamptons. But it’s a lot more mellow. Every summer, we rent a house right on the beach. I leave the Manolos at home and wear flip-flops in every color. Peter loves being by…
SANTA MONICA, Calif. — A good chef’s work begins before most gourmands are even out of bed. Situated two blocks from the beach in Santa Monica, the farmer’s market attracts nearly every top chef in town — most of whom visit…
“What he has done at Vuitton is really exceptional,” said @gameofthrones’ actress Gwendoline Christie on @mrkimjones’ final show for @louisvuitton. “He has rebooted luxury in terms of making it commercial, viable and contemporary. And most importantly artistic. He has never compromised his artistic vision for the sake of commodity.” (📷: @zefashioninsider)
After seeing a demand for men’s wear from its customers, British contemporary women’s wear label @ariesarise has added a men’s wear component and will launch a unisex collection with @mrporterlive. The 20-piece collection includes jackets, denim, logo T-shirts and more with deconstructed ‘90s vibes. Set to launch on January 18, you can shop the pieces on Aries’ website and on mrporter.com. #wwdfashion
“And so spending so much time with a character who thinks like that, inevitability you try and analyze yourself and go back and think about your own demons and dark chapters that you had in your life,” says @thedanielbruhl of his role in TNT’s “The Alienist.” The show, set in the Gilded Age of New York, also stars Dakota Fanning and Luke Evans. Head to WWD.com to read about how 39-year-old Brühl prepared for the role and why he thinks the show is so relevant to today #wwdeye ( 📷: @Eriktanner)
Now that Celine Dion’s collection has topped $10 million in sales, the pop superstar, fashion icon and newly-minted industry player is eyeing growth in Asia. Read the full report by @tiffanyap, link in bio. #wwdnews #celinedion
“My personal philosophy to beauty is paying attention to oneself. I love to be outdoors, lots of fresh air, trying to take care of yourself as best you can. I always notice that comes through,” says Felicity Jones, the global face of @shiseido-owned @cledepeaubeauteus, which launches today. Head to WWD.com to read more about the actress’ love for beauty and how she prepared for her new role in “The Basis of Sex,” playing the young Ruth Bader Ginsburg. #wwdbeauty (📷: @dandoperalski)
Among the familiar faces at @off____white’s show was a surprise figure: Japanese artist @takashipom, pictured here on Wednesday morning. Other show-goers included @jerrylorenzo, who spoke about his upcoming project: a @nike collaboration for back to school, with designs inspired by his childhood on the West Coast. Sitting in the front row were Future, Don Crawley, @miguel and more. See the rest of the photos on WWD.com #wwdeye (📷: Stephane Feugere)
According to @laurentsai, former “Terrace House: Aloha State” cast member, she didn’t know she was auditioning for the Japanese version of “Real World.” “I was telling a couple of my friends and someone’s like, ‘That sounds a lot like Terrace House.’ I was like, ’No it can’t be.’” Turns out, it was. But Tsai isn’t just a reality star — she’s an illustrator who has worked with Starbucks Japan and most recently, she’s dipping her toes into the fashion world. Head to WWD.com to read about her time on the show, modeling and her art. #wwdeye (📷: @danieldorsa)
More changes are coming to New York Fashion Week: Beginning with the spring 2019 collection, @alexanderwangny will move his New York show to June from September, adopting a biannual schedule with collections shown in June and December. Additionally, the @cfda is planning for an official summer/winter fashion season taking place as soon as June and December 2018. Read more about the upcoming changes on WWD.com. #wwdnews #wwdfashion (📷: @slovekinpics)