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Inside Loewe's Spring Collection

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

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Fashion

Chloé is the Epitome of French Style

The seafaring life was the inspiration for Clare Waight Keller's lovely, breezy spring collection for Chloé.

clock 20hBridget Foley

Fashion

Bottega Veneta Names New CEO

He succeeds Carlo Alberto Beretta, who will take on the new role of chief client and marketing officer at Kering.

clock 20hLuisa Zargani and Joelle Diderich

The Beauty of Fashion: Brands Storm Shows to Boost Profiles

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The lines between fashion and beauty, art and commerce, continue to blur.shion

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MAC's show lounge.

Fashion Features

The Beauty of Fashion: Brands Storm Shows to Boost Profiles

The lines between fashion and beauty, art and commerce, continue to blur.

clock February 2, 2007Julie Naughton

A Biotherm Homme makeup artist at work last season.

Fashion Features

Men’s Skin Care – With a Touch of Color

Duckie Brown’s fashion show today will double as a staging area for two new Biotherm Homme tinted skin care products.

clock February 2, 2007Matthew W. Evans

Marka Hansen

Financial

Gap Taps North American Unit Head

More change swept through Gap Inc. on Thursday when company veteran Marka Hansen was named to replace Cynthia Harriss as president of the Gap North America division.

clock February 2, 2007Sharon Edelson

Financial

Nordstrom Mulls Sale of Faconnable

Faconnable, the upscale French brand owned by Nordstrom, could get sold.

clock February 2, 2007David Moin

Fashion Features

Quote of The Week

“Models are about looks, not about weight.”

clock February 2, 2007WWD Staff

Fashion Features

In Brief: Akris Hire … Kors In L.A.

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

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Elie Tahari

Fashion Features

Sixties Something – Elie Tahari, Organic, Shelly Steffee, Bradley Scott

Eschewing last season’s Baroque frippery, Elie Tahari decked his mannequins in structured fall togs with more than a hint of the Sixties.

clock February 2, 2007WWD Staff

PETA protestors on Melrose Place in Los Angeles.

Fashion Features

Fashion Scoops: Goose Bumps … Breakfast At Barney’s … The Skinny On Models …

Three naked female PETA volunteers stood on the corner of Melrose Place and Orlando Avenue in Los Angeles on Thursday to protest the opening of the Oscar de la Renta store on Melrose Place.

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Fashion Features

Savvy Consumers Focus In Fight on Counterfeits

Consumer education and public/private cooperation are essential to effectively combat counterfeiting, experts at the Harper’s Bazaar Anticounterfeiting Summit 2007 said Thursday.

clock February 2, 2007Liza Casabona

Looks from the Dana Buchman fall collection.

Fashion Features

Wilson’s First Foray at Buchman

Max Wilson, Dana Buchman’s creative director, isn’t the classic career dresser.

clock February 2, 2007Marc Karimzadeh

Opening Ceremony, the temporary store for Proenza Schouler for Target.

Retail

Proenza Schouler’s Target Collection Pops Up at Opening Ceremony

Proenza Schouler has a new downtown target.

clock February 2, 2007Sharon Edelson

The Private Blend collection includes 12 scents.

Fashion Features

Tom Ford’s Library of Scents

Launching a dozen fragrances at once isn’t exactly routine behavior.

clock February 2, 2007Julie Naughton

Tracy Chapman

Fashion Features

Demsey Headlines Among AmfAR Stars

Take Woody Allen, Natasha Richardson, Whoopi Goldberg and Tracy Chapman and put them at Cipriani 42nd Street, and you’ve got a recipe for a rollicking gala.

clock February 2, 2007Julie Naughton

Mustela's Judy Carlo.

Fashion Features

Mustela Exec Eyeing 20% Sales, Distribution Growth in 2007

In September, Expanscience Laboratories, an estimated $246 million Paris-based pharmaceutical company, appointed former La Roche Posay marketing vice president Judy Carlo to head Mustela, a baby and mother-to-be skin care line.

clock February 2, 2007Crystal Martin

Thousands of women wait for their shot at fame.

Fashion Features

Cover Girl Seeks Real Women for Queen Ads

When Queen Latifah talks, people listen.

clock February 2, 2007Michelle Edgar

Fashion Features

St. Ives Enters Booming Glow Biz With Healthy Brilliance Launch

St. Ives is getting in on the popular sunless tanning trend in skin care by expanding its franchise with Healthy Brilliance, a line of moisturizers designed to tan the skin gradually while renewing, protecting and firming the skin.

clock February 2, 2007Michelle Edgar

Simply Bee's lip balms.

Fashion Features

Critical Mass: Simply Bee to Fill Gap in Low-Priced Natural Segment

Burt no longer has the only bees in town.

clock February 2, 2007Faye Brookman

Dr. Zein Obagi and his new Beverly Hills spa.

Fashion Features

Obagi Opens Skin Health Institute

In an atmosphere that emotes part Grecian spa, part Beverly Hills glitz, noted dermatologist Dr. Zein Obagi unveiled the Obagi Skin Health Institute on 270 North Canon Drive last month, in the heart of the district’s prestigious retail and…

clock February 2, 2007Kavita Daswani and Evan Clark

Select Seboni products.

Fashion Features

Extracts Traffic Soars With Show Trio

Extracts boosted its profile this month, as it ran concurrently with the New York International Gift Fair, New York Home Textiles Show and New York’s Newest.

clock February 2, 2007Michelle Edgar

E. Scott Beattie

Fashion Features

Mass Scents Drive Arden Sales

Bolstered by its mass market fragrance business, Elizabeth Arden Inc. reported sales growth of about 19 percent in the second quarter.

clock February 2, 2007Molly Prior

L'Oreal's Jean-Paul Agon.

Fashion Features

Snippets: High Honor … Matrix Makes Its Mark … Barex Italiana Minis …

Jean-Paul Agon, chief executive officer of L’Oreal, was made a Chevalier de la Legion d’Honneur in Paris on Wednesday.

clock February 2, 2007WWD Staff

William Donohue

Bill Donohue: The Catholic League’s Attack Dog

In December 2005, a reporter from the Washington Post asked the Catholic League’s president, William Donohue, if he was offended that President Bush’s season’s greetings card did not specifically mention Christmas.

clock February 2, 2007Jacob Bernstein

An image from Bottega Veneta's spring ad campaign.

Memo Pad: Wasting No Time … Expanding World … Teaming Up

Just a few days ago, Dick Parsons, the chairman and chief executive officer of Time Warner, was talking about enhancing the company’s digital strategy.

clock February 2, 2007WWD Staff

Fashion Features

Senate Passes Wage Bill, With Tax Breaks

The Senate passed the first minimum wage increase in a decade Thursday.

clock February 2, 2007Kristi Ellis

Fashion Features

Wal-Mart’s Green Plan: Renewable Resources

Wal-Mart unveiled a wide-ranging environmental initiative Thursday, dubbed Sustainability 360, that will push suppliers to rethink business practices in packaging, product development and carbon emissions.

clock February 2, 2007Katherine Bowers

Human Resources

Obituary: Mary Joan Glynn, 85, Bloomingdale’s Exec

Mary Joan Glynn, a former Bloomingdale’s executive, died Jan. 21 at the Nathaniel Witherell nursing home in Greenwich, Conn., after a long illness. She was 85.

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Fashion Features

North Face Gets $7M in Counterfeit Suit

The North Face Apparel Corp. was granted a summary judgment and $7 million in damages in a counterfeit lawsuit on Jan. 30.

clock February 2, 2007Liza Casabona

Financial

HL Group Opens West Coast Unit

HL Group, the New York-based marketing and communications agency, is expanding its reach westward with the opening of HL LA LLC here today.

clock February 2, 2007Marcy Medina

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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

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