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The Top 10 Shows From the Men's Spring 2017 Runways

From Miuccia Prada’s activewear to Demna Gvasalia’s power suit at Balenciaga, here are the 10 most directional shows of the spring season.

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Media

Jenna Dewan Tatum Tapped as Danskin Brand Ambassador

Actress and dancer Jenna Dewan Tatum is Danskin's newest brand ambassador, appearing as the face — and body — of its fall ad campaign.

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The Markets

Muslim Fashion Industry Reacts to France's Burkini Ban

Designers, including burkini creator Aheda Zanetti, are puzzled over the recent backlash.

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In Focus

Issey Miyake’s Homme Plissé Gains Global Following

Looks from Issey Miyake’s Homme Plissé line.

Tommy’s Latest Tune: Contracts to 3 Divisions As It Reports Net Loss

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Overview

The shakeup at Tommy Hilfiger Corp. continues, with news of weaker earnings and an organizational streamlining.

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Eye Scoop

ME TRAVIS, YOU JANE: It looks like Calvin Klein model Travis Fimmel is ready to trade his Calvins for a leopard-spotted loincloth. The 22-year-old model has been tapped for the title role in “Tarzan,” a new drama pilot for the WB, which goes into…

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People

Circuit Overload

Circuit Overload: February is synonymous with cold fronts and Valentine’s Day, but for New York’s social set, it heralds another arrival altogether: the party season. Less than 12 hours after doffing the black-tie finery they wore to …

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Fashion Features

Winners and Losers in the Market Capitalization Game

Trading Places

A company’s market capitalization is the total dollar value of all outstanding shares. It’s calculated by multiplying the number of shares times the current market price. Here are the top 10 winners and losers…

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Fashion Features

Special Delivery

NEW YORK — Soulful chanteuse Deborah Cox knows a thing or two about delivery. After all, she has one platinum and two gold albums under her belt and is set to star in the musical “Love on Layaway,” which opens Tuesday. But Cox is most excited…

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Fashion Features

Dynamic Deborah

The Canadian crooner’s first three albums have been chart busters, but her biggest challenges are yet to come.

NEW YORK — With her third album hitting gold status, a musical in the works and a baby on the way, Deborah Cox is…

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Fashion Features

Boston Teen Party

Only the hippest hang, shop and eat at one of New England’s biggest attractions: The Garage.

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. — Welcome to The Garage — clumped brick buildings with a labyrinthine layout, few signs and a dim, burnt…

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Fashion Features

Speaking Out

WWD asked two teenage girls about their favorite store and what they would change about it.

Jessica Richey, New York, age 19

What is your favorite store?

The store that I buy most of my clothes from would be J….

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Fashion Features

Pretty In Punk

LOS ANGELES — Prom night might be steeped in tradition, but that’s no reason for a girl to lose her edge. This season, designers gave a nod to America’s favorite daughter, Kelly Osbourne, creating lots of shorter options — in…

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Fashion Features

Denim Dish

Buckle Up

Particularly in tough times, shoppers love a freebie.

Jeans that come with belts, as well as self-belted styles in which a belt-like feature is built into the waistband, have been a key part of denim assortments for much of the…

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Fashion Features

Hollywood Joins SFA in Charity Effort

NEW YORK — Saks Fifth Avenue is expanding its annual charitable drive in an effort to touch more women who are affected by cancer.

After partnering with the Council of Fashion Designers of America for four years in its Fashion Targets…

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Fashion Features

Cone Mills Director Fights Financial Plan

NEW YORK — A dissident Cone Mills Corp. investor, who in 1999 launched an unsuccessful bid to take the company private, is on the warpath again.

Mark Kozberg, who now serves as a director with the Greensboro, N.C.-based firm, said in a…

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Fashion Features

Buyers Cast for Color in Dallas

DALLAS — Buyers filled in spring and summer orders at the January market here, where novelty continued to capture their fancy in the form of candy-colored accessories, printed spaghetti-strap summer dresses and fabrics with surface interest,…

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Fashion Features

Redford and Cole Mix It Up

ATLANTA — Robert Redford and Kenneth Cole had a little fun with each other while discussing some serious issues at the second annual Kenneth Cole Leadership Forum here last week.

Cole explained his interest in social and political issues…

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Fashion Features

Prom Punk

LOS ANGELES — Forget the poufs and circumstance. A punk-rock prom queen wants a little bit of attitude with her formalwear, and that’s just what designers are serving up this season. Here, one way to show it: Jessica McClintock’s…

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Fashion Features

Tommy’s Latest Tune: Contracts to 3 Divisions As It Reports Net Loss

NEW YORK — The shakeup at Tommy Hilfiger Corp. continues, with news of weaker earnings and an organizational streamlining.

About 24 hours after…

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Fashion Features

JM Associates Buys Clothestime

LOS ANGELES — Clothestime has once again found a lifeline.

The beleaguered, 250-unit apparel chain is under new ownership, with a fresh turnaround strategy. JM Associates, an apparel manufacturer in New York, has bought…

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Fashion Features

Roseanne Brings Off-Color To Lane Bryant Lingerie Show

NEW YORK — Talk about being politically incorrect.

The second edition of the annual Lane Bryant lingerie fashion show Tuesday night, called “The Grand Cabaret,” was a Mulligan’s stew of showgirls, a rendition of Danse Sauvage from…

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Fashion Features

In Brief: CFO on the Go … A Femme by Any Other Name … Beauty Aid …

CFO ON THE GO: James R. Cannataro has resigned as chief financial officer of The Spiegel Group to take a similar position with an unidentified firm in another industry. The Downers Grove, Ill.-based apparel and furnishings direct merchant and owner…

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Fashion Features

Clarification

Maria Viccaro, who joined DKNY as senior vice president of women’s sales, was formerly president of Oscar by Oscar de la Renta, a licensee, and not employed directly by the designer business, Oscar de la Renta Ltd. This was unclear in a story on…

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Fashion Features

Fashion Scoops: Big Spender … Dateline Milan … Mum’s Not the Word …

BIG SPENDER: Sean “Puffy” Combs certainly knows how to throw a good party and he’s sparing no expense when it comes to his show Saturday night at Harry Cipriani 42nd Street. Word is the designer plans to spend close to $2 million on the event,…

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Fashion Features

Jones Net Climbs 64.9%

NEW YORK — Jones Apparel Group on Wednesday licked the wounds of its simmering dispute with Polo Ralph Lauren and came back to report a 64.9 percent increase in fourth-quarter net income.

Observers of the licensor and licensee were still…

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Fashion Features

Adding Style to Coca-Cola

NEW YORK — He’s done it for Victoria’s Secret, Ann Taylor, Estée Lauder and Reebok — and now brand image guru Mark Gobe is putting his branding stamp on American icon Coca-Cola.

The aim is to make the…

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Fashion Features

Primedia Plans Seventeen Sale

NEW YORK — Primedia said Wednesday it was exploring the possibility of selling Seventeen Magazine, confirming rumors that had swirled for more than a year.

To help in the search for a potential suitor, the company has retained Morgan…

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People

Margheritaville: A Missoni in New York

Margherita Missoni may be the world’s most glamorous philosophy student.

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People

Momo’s Moment

PARIS — Mourad Mazouz — a.k.a. Momo — may be the man of the moment in London, with the recent opening of Sketch, but he hasn’t neglected his Parisian stronghold. His new bar, Andywahloo — which means “I don’t have…

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