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Beauty

Frédéric Fekkai Unveils New Beauty Brand Called Bastide

The serial entrepreneur's new beauty brand is based around the lifestyle and artisans of Provence.

clock December 2, 2016Peter Born

Fashion

Riccardo Tisci Delivers Givenchy Collection for Babies, Kids

The debut collection for fall 2017 retailing will be produced and distributed by CWF.

clock December 2, 2016Miles Socha

Business

Italy's Fashion World Stands Behind Renzi Ahead of Referendum

Uncertainty looms as Italian citizens gear up for a referendum on Dec. 4 to vote on a change in the country’s constitution.

clock December 2, 2016Luisa Zargani

Vera’s New Partner: Wang Signs With Kohl’s to Launch Very Vera

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Overview

Vera Wang and Kohl's Corp. are teaming up to create a premium fashion and lifestyle brand called Very Vera by Vera Wang, which will be available at more than 900 Kohl's moderate department stores and kohls.com beginning in fall 2007.

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Norma Kamali Everlast.

Fashion Features

Merging Performance and Fashion

As the country gets more casual and gym rats get more fashionable, the lines between sportswear and activewear are blurring.

clock August 24, 2006Whitney Beckett

A yoga look.

Fashion Features

Stella Adds Yoga, Gym

Adidas by Stella McCartney is completing its gym coverage, adding yoga and gym studio as sport categories for spring 2007.

clock August 24, 2006Whitney Beckett

For spring 2007, Corpus is offering cigarette jeans in a gray wash and an oversized hooded vest in cotton jersey.

Fashion Features

Corpus’ Feminine Touch

Corpus is breaking into women’s denim with androgynous styling and the backing of the investor and factories for Earnest Sewn.

clock August 24, 2006WWD Staff

Bitton's temporary London Unit.

Retail

Bitton Tests Europe

David Bitton, the Canadian denim brand known as Buffalo Jeans in the U.S., is dipping its toe into the European market with a temporary guerrilla store that opened late last month on London’s Carnaby Street.

clock August 24, 2006Nina Jones

A look from YMI's new Royalty line.

Fashion Features

The Royal Treatment

YMI Jeanswear is making a bid to expand into the contemporary market this holiday season with the introduction of a line dubbed Royalty.

clock August 24, 2006Ross Tucker

Vera Wang and Kevin Mansell on Wednesday.

Fashion Features

Vera Says ‘I Do’ to Kohl’s

Vera Wang and Kohl’s Corp. are teaming up to create a premium fashion and lifestyle brand called Very Vera by Vera Wang.

clock August 24, 2006Lisa Lockwood

Fashion Features

In Brief: Philippines Transshipments… DMC Promotes Dumas… Further Expansion

The U.S. and the Philippines agreed to work together to combat illegal apparel and textile transshipments.

clock August 24, 2006WWD Staff

Lindsay Lohan

Fashion Features

Fashion Scoops: Eau De Lindsay… Motor Man… Honor Roll… The Roc Pops Up

Chalk up another Hollywood entry to the fragrance scene.

clock August 24, 2006WWD Staff

Fashion Features

Chloe Taps Hill as Accessories Consultant

A successor to designer Phoebe Philo, but it has tapped a familiar name to help with the brand’s important accessories collection.

clock August 24, 2006WWD Staff

Fashion Features

Jones Apparel Continues Operation Reorganization

Jones Apparel Group, which has already shuttered its distribution center at its Bristol, Pa., headquarters, is in the process of shutting its preproduction operations.

clock August 24, 2006Vicki M. Young

Emanuel Chirico

Financial

Calvin Klein Brand Lifts PVH 2Q Profit

Phillips-Van Heusen posted a 23.2 percent jump in second-quarter earnings, helped by the performance of the Calvin Klein Licensing business.

clock August 24, 2006Vicki M. Young

Le Tigre is a big selling brand at Teen Heaven.

Fashion Features

B-T-S Season Counting on a Fast Finish

Teens have been saving their dollars, retailers are ready with the trends and experts say back-to-school is slowly up and running.

clock August 24, 2006WWD Staff

Robert J. Ulrich, 62, chairman and chief executive officer, Target Corp.

Fashion Features

The WWD List: Biggest Earners

Pegging bonus to performance is a big motivator, as proven by the retail compensation figures for 2005.

clock August 24, 2006Jeanine Poggi and Constance Gustke

Fashion Features

Bonuses Bulk Up Annual Pay

As companies employ a variety of tactics to squeeze out more profits from every sale, performance-based bonuses are getting fatter and fatter.

clock August 24, 2006Liza Casabona and Jeanine Poggi

Fashion Features

Beauty Beat: British Airport Conditions Almost ‘Back to Normal’

Retail in British airports most affected by the alleged terrorist plot is almost back to normal.

clock August 24, 2006Brid Costello

Financial

Chico’s Cuts Earnings, Sales Forecast

Despite posting strong quarterly earnings, Chico’s shares fell 17 percent in post-market trading due to sales and profit guidance revisions.

clock August 24, 2006Jeanine Poggi and David Moin

Media

Memo Pad: Drop the Pen, Jann… Cruising for a Bruising

Jann Wenner’s decision to replace former Men’s Journal editor Michael Caruso last fall doesn’t seem to be paying off.

clock August 24, 2006WWD Staff

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