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Fashion Crowd Raises Record Amount at amfAR Gala

Heather Graham, Adriana Lima, Dita Von Teese and Lottie Moss were among the evening's guests at the 2016 amfAR gala at Milan Fashion Week.

clock 12hJoelle Diderich

Fashion

Inside Bottega Veneta's 50th Anniversary Show

Tomas Maier eschewed trends in favor of a design ethos of “private luxury” for a collection that was effortlessly sophisticated.

clock September 24, 2016Bridget Foley

Fashion

Ghesquière ‘Dives Deep’ Into Louis Vuitton

Designer and Michael Burke reflect on progress, next steps in creative retooling of luxury megabrand.

clock September 23, 2016Miles Socha

Jumping the Nike Ship: Mindy Grossman Exits, Joins Barry Diller’s IAC

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In another dramatic management shift at Nike Inc., Mindy Grossman has stepped down as global vice president of apparel to become chief executive officer of retailing at Barry Diller's IAC/InterActive Corp.

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Jumping the Nike Ship: Mindy Grossman Exits, Joins Barry Diller’s IAC

In another dramatic management shift at Nike Inc., Mindy Grossman has stepped down as global vice president of apparel to become chief executive officer of retailing at Barry Diller’s IAC/InterActive Corp.

clock April 18, 2006Melanie Kletter and Lisa Lockwood

Fashion Features

Cone Denim Sets Plans For Nicaraguan Facility

International Textile Group’s Cone Denim unit announced plans for a new denim facility in Nicaragua’s Jorge Bolanos Abaunza Textile Park.

clock April 18, 2006Rebecca Kleinman

Financial

Berkshire Hathaway to Buy Russell Corp. for $600M

Berkshire Hathaway Inc., the holding company run by billionaire investor Warren Buffett, is acquiring activewear firm Russell Corp.

clock April 18, 2006Vicki M. Young

Financial

Gap Inc. Enters Middle East

Gap Inc. is entering the Middle East with about 25 Gap units and 10 Banana Republics by 2010.

clock April 18, 2006David Moin

Memo Pad: Givhan Thanks … Simple Solutions

It only took 36 years and The Washington Post to do it, but a fashion critic has finally been awarded the Pulitzer Prize.

clock April 18, 2006WWD Staff

Financial

Beauty Beat: Beiersdorf Sees Sales Gaining 8% in Quarter

Beiersdorf’s branded consumer division got off to a “real good start” in 2006, according to Peter Nota, the firm’s board member overseeing the company’s consumer division.

clock April 18, 2006Melissa Drier

Fashion Features

Fashion Scoops: Oprah’s Playbill

It was Oscar de la Renta’s turn to shine as a guest on Oprah Winfrey’s talk show Monday.

clock April 18, 2006WWD Staff

Financial

Limited Stores Appoints Top Merchant

The Limited Stores division of Limited Brands has tapped Avra Myers from Club Monaco to become its top merchant.

clock April 18, 2006David Moin

Fashion Features

In Brief: Wal-Mart Health Kick … Cherokee Steps In

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

clock April 18, 2006WWD Staff

People

Artful Dodgers

Artsy types went West for the first Los Angeles Art Week and get-togethers celebrating Ballroom Marfa and several openings.

clock April 18, 2006WWD Staff

People

East of Eden

The architect’s relationship with the enclave, known for its rich vein of midcentury modernist architecture, began two decades ago.

clock April 18, 2006Andrew Griffith

Fashion Features

Ralph Lauren’s Whirlwind Tour of Tokyo

On his first trip to Japan in 25 years, Ralph Lauren was a natural with the locals, as they mobbed him and took photos as if he were a rock star.

clock April 18, 2006Marc Karimzadeh

Retail Features

Outerwear Labels Ready For Fall Retail Debuts

Shoppers will have lots of outerwear options this fall, thanks to Company Ellen Tracy, George Simonton, Lilly Pulitzer and Cockpit USA.

clock April 18, 2006Rosemary Feitelberg

Fashion Features

Gianni Versace’s Artistic Vision

The city of Brescia, Italy, is paying tribute to Gianni Versace’s passion for the arts and his visionary designs with an exhibition that highlights the strong ties between the designer and the arts.

clock April 18, 2006Luisa Zargani

Fashion Features

Scaasi Dressing Carroll for New Cabaret

Arnold Scaasi and Diahann Carroll go way back, so it’s only fitting the designer is suiting her up for her first New York nightclub appearance in decades.

clock April 18, 2006WWD Staff

Fashion Features

Mills Counter Competition With Innovation at L.A. Show

Firms showing at the Los Angeles International Textile Show are emphasizing better quality and proprietary fabrics to battle China.

clock April 18, 2006WWD Staff

Retail Features

Dresses and Shorts Are Spring’s Bestsellers

Dresses and shorts top the spring charts, said retailers, who are hoping warmer temperatures will kick-start a so-far lackluster season.

clock April 18, 2006WWD Staff

Retail Features

Juicy Couture Brings Its Cool to Japan

Juicy Couture fever is heating up in Japan.

clock April 18, 2006Koji Hirano

Fashion Features

Obituary: Apparel Exec Michael Cohen

Michael Cohen, 45, a partner in Dimensions by Carl Banks apparel and sales manager at Action Trim, a label and hangtag supplier, died Saturday at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Hospital here.

clock April 18, 2006WWD Staff

Fashion Features

Obituary: Vogue’s Norman Waterman, 77

Norman Waterman, who served as associate publisher of Vogue under four different publishers, died Friday of a heart attack at St. Luke’s Hospital.

clock April 18, 2006WWD Staff

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