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Muslim Fashion Industry Reacts to France's Burkini Ban

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

clock 8hRitu Upadhyay

Fashion

Hilfiger to Create Fashion Carnival at South Street Seaport

The designer will showcase the fall Tommy x Gigi Collection designed in collaboration with supermodel Gigi Hadid.

clock August 22, 2016Lisa Lockwood

Media

Jenna Dewan Tatum Tapped as Danskin Brand Ambassador, Ad Campaign Face

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

clock 8hMarcy Medina

In Focus

Zika Fears Weigh on Miami Beach

Lincoln Road Mall in Miami.

Tale of Two Price Points: April Comps Soar in Luxe As Discounters Stumble

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Overview

Teens and luxury goods shoppers bolstered April same-store sales, but the month was a washout for the discounters, thanks to rising gas prices.

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Tale of Two Price Points: April Comps Soar in Luxe As Discounters Stumble

Teens and luxury goods shoppers bolstered April same-store sales, but the month was a washout for the discounters, thanks to rising gas prices.

clock May 6, 2005Meredith Derby

Financial

Jones Earnings Fall 7.8% Despite Strong Revenues

Although top-line growth was robust, and results from its better business were strong, Jones Apparel Group posted a first-quarter decline in profits.

clock May 6, 2005WWD Staff

Textiles

Portman Seeks Pocketing Resolution

USTR Rob Portman promised that his agency will work to change a provision in CAFTA that allows for foreign pocketing and lining fabrics.

clock May 6, 2005Kristi Ellis

Textiles

Justice Urges Court to Rule on Safeguards

WASHINGTON — Justice Department lawyers argued Thursday that a federal appeals court should resolve in its entirety a lawsuit filed against the government by importers that had stalled a decision on whether to impose fresh limits on Chinese…

clock May 6, 2005Evan Clark

Fashion Features

In Brief: Elbaz Gets Honor

ELBAZ GETS HONOR: Alber Elbaz, creative director of Lanvin, will be awarded an honorary fellowship from the Shenkar College of Engineering and Design at a gala May 26 at the Israel Center for the Performing Arts and Opera House in Tel…

clock May 6, 2005WWD Staff

Retail Features

Quote of the Week

“We do have a strategy and that strategy is very consistent with what you’ve seen us do. We have a formula and niche and we will protect it.’’
— Burt Tansky, president and chief executive officer,
The…

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People

Suzy

Slipping and sliding in Oscar de la Renta at the Frederick Law Olmsted awards luncheon … Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner on course.

clock May 6, 2005Aileen Mehle

Beauty Features

Sarah Jessica Unveils First Fragrance

Lovely by Sarah Jessica Parker was unveiled Thursday and will launch in August at Nordstrom and enter full U.S. distribution a month later.

clock May 6, 2005Julie Naughton and Pete Born

Beauty Features

Chanel Adds Sensuality to Allure

The brand will release Allure Sensuelle, a flanker to its nine-year-old Allure scent, in late September in the U.S. and in spring 2006 in France.

clock May 6, 2005Julie Naughton

Beauty Features

BeautyBank: Some Kind of Wonderful

The fragrance, called Wonderful, is coming from the American Beauty brand and will be available in September.

clock May 6, 2005Julie Naughton

Beauty Features

Shiseido’s Bright Future

Shiseido is hoping to lighten up its fall outlook with White Lucent, a line of brightening products set to hit the shelves of 250 Federated Department Store doors in September.

clock May 6, 2005Bryn Kenny

Beauty Features

Momentum Builds for Beauty at NACDS Annual

The fickle Florida weather was a fitting metaphor for the NACDS annual meeting, as in the end rays of hope for a sales rebound broke through.

clock May 6, 2005WWD Staff

Fashion Features

Revlon Raises Funds for Cancer

NEW YORK — It’s nearly a week since Revlon kicked off its eighth annual Revlon Run/Walk For Women in Times Square, but it’s still the talk of the town.

The bicoastal event, which was cohosted by Revlon spokeswoman Julianne…

clock May 6, 2005Bryn Kenny

Beauty Features

Top Notes: Two Brands For Batra … Pasley To Ralph … Woodridge Change

TWO BRANDS FOR BATRA: Shashi Batra, general manager of Rodan and Fields, will be given the additional responsibility of working as general manager of Darphin on July 1. The Estée Lauder Cos., which owns both brands, today…

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Memo Pad: One Becomes Two … Martha Speaks … Boyding Her Times …

ONE BECOMES TWO: Since Bonnie Fuller took over as the editorial director of American Media nearly two years ago, she’s made a host of changes to Star Magazine. She claimed, among other things, that the magazine…

clock May 6, 2005WWD Staff

Lauder, Natori, McEntire Honored as Mothers of Year

Aerin Lauder, Linda Wells and Josie Natori were three of the six women who received Outstanding Mother Awards Thursday at the 27th annual event staged by the National Mother’s Day Committee of the Father’s Day/Mother’s Day Council Inc.

clock May 6, 2005Karyn Monget

Retail Features

New Cartier Glistens on Rodeo Drive

Cartier’s new flagship in Beverly Hills will feature a full range of product, from a $3.7 million pink diamond ring to handbags for $1,000.

clock May 6, 2005Rose Apodaca

Financial

Diesel Net Rises 50%

Privately held Diesel on Thursday released financial results that showed impressive growth in 2004.

clock May 6, 2005WWD Staff

Fashion Features

Fashion Scoops: Wynn-ing Sculptures … Fashion Links … Hello Dolly

WYNN-ING SCULPTURES: Donna Karan doesn’t have a boutique at the Wynn resort in Las Vegas, but she was still involved in the project in a different way. The hotel boasts a horse and a shoe bronze sculpture by…

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