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Haider Ackermann's Captivating Spring Collection

The collection was ravishing, captivating with its drifting silk, trailing ribbons and delicious tropical colors.

clock 3hMiles Socha

Fashion

Maria Grazia Chiuri's First-Ever Fashion Show for Dior

In her debut collection for Dior, Maria Grazia Chiuri proclaimed her ascent boldly, with a fresh take on on daytime dressing.

clock 16hBridget Foley

Fashion

Inside Jonathan Anderson's Show for Loewe

Jonathan Anderson elaborated on the long, languid silhouettes he introduced for fall, here more organic and unfinished, but just as alluring.

clock September 30, 2016Miles Socha

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

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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

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…

clock May 6, 2005WWD Staff

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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

Trey Laird, Catherine Walsh, Sarah Jessica Parker and Carlos Timiraos.

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

Several sizes of Allure Sensuelle.

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

The Wonderful scent.

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

Products from the White Lucent line.

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

Tom and Cathy Ryan, and Chris and Tina Bodine, CVS.

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

Shashi Batra

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…

clock May 6, 2005WWD Staff

Martha Stewart

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

Aerin Lauder and Josie Natori

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

Exterior of Cartier.

Retail

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

Karan with Weiss' horse sculpture at the Wynn.

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…

clock May 6, 2005WWD Staff

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Inside the DFS  T Galleria Fondaco dei Tedeschi store in Venice.

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DFS Group Opens First European Store in Venice

clock September 29, 2016Luisa Zargani

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