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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.

clock 8hWWD Staff

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.

clock 18hMarcy Medina

The Markets

Muslim Fashion Industry Reacts to France's Burkini Ban

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

clock 18hRitu Upadhyay

In Focus

Issey Miyake’s Homme Plissé Gains Global Following

Looks from Issey Miyake’s Homme Plissé line.

Sander’s New Chapter: Prada to Sell Brand To London Equity Fund

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Overview

Only three days after Raf Simons showed his first women's wear collection for Jil Sander, the company is about to undergo another seismic change. Change Capital Partners, a London-based private equity fund is buying Sander from Prada Group.

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Financial

Sander’s New Chapter: Prada to Sell Brand To London Equity Fund

Change Capital Partners, a private equity fund run by former Marks & Spencer ceo Luc Vandevelde, is buying Jil Sander from Prada Group.

clock February 23, 2006Miles Socha

Fashion Features

In Brief: Sears Responds To Sears

A brief look at some of the day’s stories.

clock February 23, 2006WWD Staff

Fashion Features

Coach Knits Deals With Lutz & Patmos

Coach is knitting something special for fall, teaming with cashmere label Lutz & Patmos for a capsule collection of women’s knitwear.

clock February 23, 2006Amanda Kaiser

Financial

UPDATE: Limited Sees 35.7% Net Gain

Victoria’s Secret led the way as a gift destination for Limited Brands in the fourth quarter, helping deliver a 35.7 percent increase in profits.

clock February 23, 2006Meredith Derby

Memo Pad: Acting Out At Work … Ready Or Knot … A Healthy Start

At the new, cost-conscious Time Inc., if you want to get your launch off the ground, it clearly helps to be multitalented.

clock February 23, 2006WWD Staff

People

Brolly Brigade

A soggy Felicity Huffman joined a flood of celebrities at London’s Spencer House for a Steinmetz and Chatila-sponsored cocktail.

clock February 23, 2006WWD Staff

People

Red Carpet Flash

Thandie Newton wowed at the British Academy of Film and Television Arts Awards in more ways than one.

clock February 23, 2006WWD Staff

People

In the Zone

It’s a fashion week ritual that editors and retailers descend on the same small circle of eateries.

clock February 23, 2006Amanda Kaiser

Fashion Features

Beauty Beat: French Beauty Sales Gain in ’05 … Marionnaud Sets Closures

Domestic beauty sales were flat, with a slight decrease of 0.3 percent to 6.51 billion euros, or $8.26 billion, year-on-year.

clock February 23, 2006WWD Staff

Fashion Features

Going for Drama – Gucci, Emporio Armani, Etro

One designer changed the look of her collection from tomboy to bombshell, while another divided his between great, real-life looks and wildly twisted styles.

clock February 23, 2006WWD Staff

Fashion Features

The Details Have It – Alberta Ferretti, Blumarine, Pringle of Scotland, Just Cavalli, 6267

A good fashion collection is all in the details — the subtleties of draping and cutting, along with such trimmings as ruffles, plackets, ribbons and more.

clock February 23, 2006WWD Staff

Fashion Features

Coat Call

There was plenty of action off the runways this week, as a few designers presented their first collections at informal presentations.

clock February 23, 2006WWD Staff

Fashion Features

Fashion Scoops: Vote Of Confidence … Uniformity … Pop And Go …

The Pompidou museum in Paris, site of the Yves Saint Laurent-sponsored “Dada” exhibition last year, seems to be a favorite of art-loving YSL designer Stefano Pilati.

clock February 23, 2006WWD Staff

Financial

European Luxe Sector Catching M&A Fever

The fashion and luxury sector, which lately has sat on the sidelines of the mergers and acquisitions arena, could be getting back in the game.

clock February 23, 2006Miles Socha and Amanda Kaiser

Retail Features

JackRabbit Sports Hops Into Manhattan

Athletic women have a new store to scout out.

clock February 23, 2006Melanie Kletter

Retail Features

Sara Lee Pumps Up Apparel

Sara Lee Branded Apparel has opened a state-of-the-art design and research center in Manhattan for its activewear business.

clock February 23, 2006Melanie Kletter

Fashion Features

Scene

Things to do and see, places to drink and dine during fashion week in the City of Light.

clock February 23, 2006WWD Staff

Fashion Features

Biba Reborn

A Sixties icon is making a comeback.

clock February 23, 2006Samantha Conti

Fashion Features

Ones To Watch

Here are a few emerging designers worth checking out.

clock February 23, 2006WWD Staff

Fashion Features

Wunderkind Wants In on Denim

Wunderkind is turning its attention to denim.

clock February 23, 2006Lauren DeCarlo

Fashion Features

Denim Design Lab’s Tools of the Trade

Denim fiends looking to satisfy do-it-yourself urges can get their fix from Denim Design Lab’s new tool kit.

clock February 23, 2006Ross Tucker

Fashion Features

Rubin Chapelle Releases Doves

Rubin Chapelle’s new premium denim line, 192 Doves, took almost three years to come to fruition.

clock February 23, 2006Ross Tucker

Fashion Features

Turning Heads at Coterie

The Fashion Coterie continues to reel in retailers at the Show Piers on the Hudson River here.

clock February 23, 2006Melanie Kletter and Lauren DeCarlo

Fashion Features

Weathering the Storm at D & A

Goodbye, gypsy girl; hello, Queen Victoria.

clock February 23, 2006Marc Karimzadeh

Financial

The Biggest Gainers

The fastest-growing magazines in the second half of 2005 ranked by circulation.

clock February 23, 2006Cecily Hall and Emily Kaiser

Retail Features

Obituary: Julius H. Gewirtz, 83, Joyce Leslie Founder

Julius H. Gewirtz, founder and chairman of retail chain Joyce Leslie, died of bone cancer Saturday at his Manhattan home. He was 83.

clock February 23, 2006Melanie Kletter

Financial

Women’s Apparel Prices Drop

Retail prices on women’s apparel fell a seasonally adjusted 0.8 percent in January on price cuts in the suits and separates area, according to the Labor Department’s latest Consumer Price Index, which was released Wednesday.

clock February 23, 2006Evan Clark

Financial

Claiborne Shakes Up Better, Moderate Group

Liz Claiborne Inc. is making some executive changes in its better and moderate department store group.

clock February 23, 2006Julee Greenberg

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