The Rush Into Ginza: Bottega Veneta Opens Biggest Flagship Yet

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Bottega Veneta has opened its largest store in the world here in a characteristically discreet manner, opting for a quiet, chestnut tree-lined street off Ginza's main drag.

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Lisa Kline in her contemporary store on Robertson.

Fashion Features

Street Smarts: Balancing Robertson’s Retail Mix

Lisa Kline opened her first namesake specialty store on Robertson Boulevard here in 1995, when the street was a sleepy extension of the city’s interior design district.

clock May 9, 2007Emili Vesilind

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Maternity Musts –And Must-Nots

WWD asked recent and expecting moms for their fashion yeas and nays.

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David Kennedy

Fashion Features

Beauty Beat: Revlon Narrows Loss

After six months of heavy lifting, Revlon has begun to reap the rewards of its restructuring plan.

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Adidas Net Slips, Sales Strong

Adidas AG reported a net income decline that was in line with expectations Tuesday on strong sales, which led the company to reconfirm its financial outlook for the year.

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In Brief: Girl Time… Developer Looks Fast

BCBG Max Azria is in a partnership with Geneva Watch Group to launch a watch collection under the BCBGirls label for fall 2007.

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Trina Turk pants.

Fashion Features

Pampering Mom on Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day is a time for a bit of indulgence, and grown children are buying apparel and accessories as gifts that mom wouldn’t necessarily purchase for herself, no matter how tempted.

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Warnaco Profits Leap in Qtr.

The Warnaco Group Inc.’s first-quarter profits soared 173.4 percent over year-ago results as the company experienced robust sales while benefiting from improved operations.

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Fashion Features

House Group Challenges

House Group Challenges Vietnam Import Monitoring

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Karan Relocates in London

Donna Karan has a new home in London, right around the corner from her former Bond Street store.

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Amanda Bynes


Amanda Bynes in Deal With Steve & Barry’s

Steve & Barry’s isn’t putting all its eggs in one basket with Sarah Jessica Parker’s Bitten line.

clock May 9, 2007Julee Greenberg

Fashion Scoops

Fashion Scoops: We’ll Always Have Paris… Rock Duo

Paris Hilton’s beauty licensee is standing behind the wayward socialite, who, pending an appeal, is about to start serving a 45-day sentence in a Los Angeles county jail for violating the terms of her probation in an alcohol-related driving case.

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Linda Evangelista, Elise Crombez and Hana Soukupova will appear in Neiman's "Art of Fashion" ad portfolio, reflecting the moods of many decades. Here, the models in recent runway shows.

Fashion Features

Neiman’s Nod to Now Channels the Past

Fashion designers get criticized these days for being too quick to refer to the past, but that’s not stopping Neiman Marcus from celebrating the inspiration drawn from prior times in a salute to the present.

clock May 9, 2007Valerie Seckler

Among apparel stores, H&M and Victoria's Secret engendered the most customer loyalty in the first quarter of 2007.

Fashion Features

An Engaging Shopping Experience

Why do women return to various apparel stores?

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Tomas Maier

Fashion Features

The Rush Into Ginza: Bottega Veneta Opens Biggest Flagship Yet

Bottega Veneta has opened its largest store in the world here in a characteristically discreet manner, opting for a quiet, chestnut tree-lined street off…

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Memo Pad: Angelina’s New Act… Camilla Akrans… Remembering Leo…

Like her paramour, Brad Pitt, Angelina Jolie is quietly cashing in on her image in Asia, where she will soon appear in ads for Shiseido.

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Alicia Keys in Giorgio Armani.


Fine-Feathered Friends

Everyone was on his or her best behavior Monday night at the Costume Institute Gala at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Even the peacocks.

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