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Fashion's Game of Musical Chairs Quickens in Paris

The spring shows feature debuts at four major brands, prompting reflection on the pace of designer change.

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Tough Times for Neiman's as Firm Battles 'Challenges'

The luxury chain has been battling the luxury malaise.

clock September 26, 2016David Moin

Retail

Focusing on Spring, Buyers Praise Milan's Creative Energy

The city has not lost its sizzle, once again led by Prada and Gucci.

clock September 26, 2016WWD Staff

Rosso’s Designer Deal: Owner of Diesel Said Eyeing Viktor & Rolf

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Overview

The fashion maverick is in negotiations with Viktor Horsting and Rolf Snoeren about a possible deal, which could involve buying all or part of their company. Talks are said to be at an advanced stage, although a final price has yet to be agreed upon.

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Things to see and places to visit while in town.

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Bangkok Hits the Road

Fashion Coterie is dedicated to bringing in new international talent each season.

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Kooba bags will be cleaned up for spring; Cris will show longer styles, to work well with skinny jeans and leggings.

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Back to Business

ENK International’s Fashion Coterie, which begins Sept. 19, is hoping two venues can be better than one.

clock September 13, 2006Julee Greenberg

Lovechild

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Getting Clearer

Clear, the boutique trade show intended to feature up-and-coming, high-end accessories resources, is celebrating its second edition with a few changes.

clock September 13, 2006Jennifer Hirshlag

Zero Maria Cornejo

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The Big Easy – Zero Maria Cornejo, Generra

There’s an art to creating detailed looks that appear completely effortless, and for spring, designers pulled it off without a hitch.

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Barbara Tfank

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More From The Shows

More coverage from the Spring 2007 shows.

clock September 13, 2006WWD Staff

The Moroccan-tile DJ booth.

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Diesel Unveils Remodeled Union Square Store

Diesel will unveil new looks tonight both on and off the runway.

clock September 13, 2006Ross Tucker

A window at The Shak.

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Stanley Korshak Invests in Youth With The Shak

In a competitive environment that is white hot, luxury retailer Stanley Korshak has turned up the heat.

clock September 13, 2006Holly Haber

Kim Gordon with Marc Jacobs.

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Bodies of Work

Across the runway, Zooey Deschanel, a first-timer to New York Fashion Week, marveled at the spectacle.

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Matthew Williamson.

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Beauty Beat: Clarins Stock Dips After Operating Profit Report … Clinique Grows in Canada … Williamson Making U.S. Scent Push

After reporting lower than expected operating profit for the first half of 2006, Groupe Clarins’ stock closed down 1.75 percent at 56.30 euros, or $71.43 at current exchange rates, on the Paris Bourse Tuesday.

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Katherine Kwei

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Kwei’s Knot Following Trend

It seems the fashion gene sometimes skips a generation.

clock September 13, 2006Sophia Chabbott

Marc Kakon

Financial

Algo on Comeback Trail

If you looked at the financial results of Algo Group Inc. over the last few years, you wouldn’t rush out to buy the company’s stock.

clock September 13, 2006Brian Dunn

The scene at FIG's Shop show.

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Something for Every Season at FIG

Buyers filled in for holiday and booked a bit of spring at the cross-seasonal market.

clock September 13, 2006Holly Haber

USTR Susan Schwab in her office.

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At 100 Days, USTR Schwab Facing Multiple Challenges

Susan Schwab, the Bush administration’s chief trade negotiator and a power player at the nexus of politics and international commerce, is as label-conscious as any consumer.

clock September 13, 2006Evan Clark

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Textile Imports Vault 15.2 Percent in July

Apparel and textile imports from all countries were up 4.8 percent for the month to 4.6 billion SME.

clock September 13, 2006Evan Clark

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Dems Offer Amendments To Bill on Port Security

Democrats offered several amendments to beef up security at the nation’s ports on Tuesday.

clock September 13, 2006Kristi Ellis

Matteo Marzotto

Financial

Marzotto Denies Valentino’s Retirement Talk

Valentino SpA is not searching for a successor to designer Valentino Garavani, said the company’s newly tapped president Matteo Marzotto.

clock September 13, 2006Amanda Kaiser

Financial

French Connection Reports First-half Loss

All figures have been calculated at average exchange rates for the respective periods.

clock September 13, 2006Samantha Conti

Memo Pad: On The Block … Photo-Shopped? … Confusion At OK

Is anyone interested in buying 18 magazines? That’s the question Time Inc. is asking the publishing universe.

clock September 13, 2006WWD Staff

A scene from the Lancia ad featuring Stefano Gabbana.

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Stefano Gabbana’s New Role as Actor

From designer to model — that’s Stefano Gabbana’s latest undertaking.

clock September 13, 2006Alessandra Ilari

Space Mercer is a proponent of streamlined style.

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‘Girls’ Trade Frills for Flannel at SoHo’s Space Mercer

At Space Mercer, a new 1,700-square-foot boutique at 115 Mercer Street in New York’s SoHo, there’s a bit of role reversal going on.

clock September 13, 2006Sharon Edelson

At Sourcing at MAGIC, 750 companies from 30 countries jockeyed for business.

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Searching for Quality at the Right Price in Las Vegas

Clothing designers and retailers selling private label who attended the ASAP Show and Sourcing at MAGIC here last month had a universal goal — finding contractors that can provide quality at a reasonable price.

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Rvca's tissue-thin tunic with bold, artistic graphics.

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Category Lines Blur at ASR Show

Trends at the ASR Trade Expo here pointed to a growing movement to “surf boutique,” a catchphrase representing the overlap between surf, skate and young contemporary apparel.

clock September 13, 2006Emili Vesilind

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San Francisco Showcases Bay Area Designers

Bloomingdale’s women’s fashion director Stephanie Solomon picked up on a distinctive vibe from Bay Area designers and their customers when she arrived for San Francisco’s fashion week, now in its third year.

clock September 13, 2006Joanna Ramey

Oscar de la Renta

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Oscar Nixes Retirement, Nilsson Talk

The designer on Tuesday told WWD he has no plans to retire, rebuffing a published report that suggested he might step down from his company and that his runway show on Monday would be his last.

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Financial

Bergdorf Names Senior Vice Pres.

Mallory Andrews has assumed an expanded role at Bergdorf Goodman, rising to senior vice president of sales promotion and marketing, including advertising, special events, public relations and the Bergdorf Goodman Magazine.

clock September 13, 2006David Moin

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In Brief: California Minimum Wage … Eco-Centric

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

clock September 13, 2006WWD Staff

Renzo Rosso

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Rosso’s Designer Deal: Owner of Diesel Said Eyeing Viktor & Rolf

Diesel owner Renzo Rosso is said to have another quirky design house in his sights: Viktor & Rolf.

clock September 13, 2006Amanda Kaiser and Miles Socha

Marc Jacobs

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Poetic License – Marc Jacobs

Fashion is global.

clock September 13, 2006WWD Staff

Derek Lam

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Plenty of Polish – Derek Lam, Monique Lhuillier, Bill Blass, Betsey Johnson, Behnaz Sarafpour, Max Azria

With a light touch and assured hands, designers flaunted the rigor of their craft this season with pretty dresses, flirty frocks and chic separates.

clock September 13, 2006WWD Staff

Jared Leto at Marc Jacobs.

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Fashion Scoops: Film Magic … Olympus’ Last Snapshot … Move Over …

Hours north of New York Fashion Week, Toronto has been experiencing its own celebrity frenzy in the form of the city’s 31st annual International Film Festival.

clock September 13, 2006WWD Staff

The 1,600-square-foot Dolce Vita store on Melrose Place in Los Angeles.

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Dolce Vita Expands in L.A.

Dolce Vita, the hip New York footwear brand that recently launched its first apparel collection, has opened a second retail location on Melrose Place here.

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