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WWD Forum Attendees Mingle at SKP Mall in Beijing

Execs from Hermès, Hugo Boss, Printemps and other companies gathered at SKP to sip prosecco and tour the mall.

clock October 21, 2016Tiffany Ap and Casey Hall


Italian Fahion Shake-up: Consuelo Castiglioni Exiting Mari

Francesco Risso will become creative director of the label.

clock October 21, 2016Luisa Zargani


Raf Simons to Show at New York Fashion Week: Men’s

The designer will present his fall 2017 men’s collection on Feb. 1.

clock October 21, 2016Jean E. Palmieri and Aria Hughes

Calvin’s $7 Billion Goal: PVH Sees Own Stores As Key to Grow Brand

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Calvin Klein hopes to make a splash in America with its own stores as part of a drive to become a $7 billion company.

From This Issue

The Los Angeles International Textile Show takes place Oct. 15 to 17 at the CMC.

Beauty Features


All listings are accurate at press time. Please contact individual shows to confirm.

clock June 20, 2007William Cotto

Circle 5 is a new addition to FIG's showroom roster.


FIG Opens Up

Fashion Industry Gallery expands space, categories, outreach.

clock June 20, 2007Faye Mussleman

FashionCenterDallas has expanded its focus on contemporary with District One Five, a separate neighborhood on the 15th floor.

Fashion Features

Seeing Red

A new marketing campaign builds on the Dallas Market Center’s familiar logo.

clock June 20, 2007Faye Mussleman

Runway presentations are an important part of StyleMax.

Fashion Features

Building Bridge

Chicago shows find room to grow.

clock June 20, 2007Beth Wilson

Trafik's focus on streetwear includes exhibitors like K Swiss.

Fashion Features

Beach Party

Sun, sand and local fashion attract trade shows to Miami.

clock June 20, 2007Rebecca Kleinman

AmericasMart parties are held at local attractions, such as the Georgia Aquarium.

Fashion Features

One-stop Shopping

AmericasMart continues to grow to meet buyers’ changing needs.

clock June 20, 2007Faye Mussleman

MOM2B expects 125 exhibitors at its fall show.


Trendy as Ever

Hot causes and categories are helping to keep Los Angeles trade shows up-to-date.

clock June 20, 2007Rachel Brown

Agenda has grown to include real booths from major brands.

Fashion Features

Action Stars

Two San Diego events bring California’s surf-and-skate lifestyle to the masses.

clock June 20, 2007Marcy Medina

FAME takes place Aug. 5 to 7 at the Javits Center.

Fashion Features

If They Can Make It Here

A new show and fresh elements at established events keep buyers coming to the big city.

clock June 20, 2007Laura Klepacki

Clear will run concurrent with Coterie at Javits and the Show Piers, Sept. 18 to 20.

Fashion Features

Multiple Options

Accessories shows have grown in size and number, as well as importance.

clock June 20, 2007Laura Klepacki

Project Las Vegas, held at the Sands Expo Center, is adding more women's lines.

Fashion Features

Desert Heat

A multitude of Las Vegas shows keeps buyers busy and organizers on their toes.

clock June 20, 2007Emili Vesilind

Pale colors are expected to be a hot trend for fall-winter 2008.

Fashion Features

Fabrics First

Textile shows provide an early look at coming fashion trends.

clock June 20, 2007Laura Klepacki

"My Parents With My Sisters Paula and Barbara and Paula's Son, Peter's

Fashion Features

Scene: Hot Pink… Photographic Memory… Viva Italia

Pink Taco restaurant, Harry Morton’s newest baby – there are sibling spots in Scottsdale, Ariz., and Las Vegas – should add some spice to L.A.’s Mexican dining scene when it opens June 28.

clock June 20, 2007WWD Staff

The March issue of Out, which included a spring fashion feature, drew 15 fashion ads. Here, Gucci's.

Fashion Features

Out’s New View of Life and Style

“Is Mika gay/Post-gay/Not gay?”

clock June 20, 2007Valerie Seckler

A Rare feat: Inclusiveness and a lack of ambiguity.


Women Gain Visibility in Gay Ad Images

With print ads featuring a diverse array of couples and children photographed by Oliviero Toscani, Italian fashion brand Rare Clothing took one of eight Images in Advertising awards at the third annual event staged by Commercial Closet, a gay…

clock June 20, 2007Valerie Seckler

A seamless running dress from New Balance.

Fashion Features

SGMA Opens With Feminine Styles

Women’s athletic apparel seeks to be more stylish for spring 2008, with exhibitors at the SGMA Spring Market last week featuring running skirts and dresses in feminine colors and silhouettes.

clock June 20, 2007Brenda Lloyd

The panelists.

Fashion Features

Fashion Industry Panel Offers Career Advice

Major players in the fashion industry partook in a lively panel and roundtable discussion to provide career guidance and insight to 150 young adults in foster care during the 2007 Network to Success event on June 13 at NYU’s Kimmel Center.

clock June 20, 2007Rachel Strugatz

Earrings  designed by Michele Scholnick.

Fashion Features

Designing Women

A new crop of West Coast jewelry designers is getting noticed. Most initially embarked on other careers before finding their niche in jewelry.

clock June 20, 2007WWD Staff

The new Theory store on Melrose Avenue.


Theory Joins the March to Melrose Avenue

Contemporary brand Theory has opened its second store in Southern California, joining a growing number of brand names on the two-block strip of Melrose Avenue across from Melrose Place.

clock June 20, 2007Emili Vesilind

Tom Brady

Fashion Features

Beauty Beat: Stetson Calls Brady’s Number

A print ad in the Eighties for the first Stetson men’s fragrance declared, “If the Stetson fits, wear it.”

clock June 20, 2007Molly Prior

Fashion Features

Fire Causes Calvin Klein Resort Show to Shift

A fire early Tuesday in the Lauren by Ralph Lauren space at 205 West 39th Street here forced another tenant, Calvin Klein Inc., to scramble to present its resort collection in the building just hours later.

clock June 20, 2007Rosemary Feitelberg


In Brief: Claire’s Net Dips… Betsey Johnson Brand Changes Hands… MaxMara’s West Coast Push

Claire’s Stores Inc. reported a 3.1 percent decline in first quarter earnings to $28.8 million for the period ended May 5, from $29.7 million for the same period last year, as sales grew 9.2 percent to $340.6 million from $311.9 million.

clock June 20, 2007WWD Staff

Tag Sale

You’ve probably never said a word to Jason Byers, but if you’re a moviegoer, he’s said a few to you. Byers, 35, is one of the most sought-after tag-line writers in Hollywood.

clock June 20, 2007Lee Bailey

Olivia Chantecaille and Barbara Wilhelm, both in Armani Collezioni.

Fancy Feet

The dancing done in the Meatpacking District is normally more of the “on top of the tables” variety, but Monday night another form was being honored: ballet.

clock June 20, 2007WWD Staff


Point Break

Most retirees enjoy a glass of wine while watching an ocean sunset, but not big-wave surfer Keala Kennelly. Since quitting the women’s pro tour, the sun-bleached blonde has been riding the Southern California waves for HBO’s new surf drama, “John From…

clock June 20, 2007WWD Staff

On the runway in Atlanta, looks from Poleci, Gryphon and Badgley Mischka.

Fashion Features

Dresses Play Big Role in Atlanta

A return to classic lines in sportswear and ready-to-wear and the dynamic of dresses – always high on Southern buyers’ lists – were big draws at AmericasMart’s June show here.

clock June 20, 2007Georgia Lee

Fashion Features

Importers Press Vietnam To Fight U.S. Monitoring

U.S. apparel importers said they urged Vietnam President Nguyen Minh Triet on Tuesday to raise concerns about a controversial U.S. apparel import monitoring program when he meets President Bush at the White House this week.

clock June 20, 2007Kristi Ellis

Emanuel Chirico


Calvin’s $7 Billion Goal: PVH Sees Own Stores As Key to Grow Brand

Calvin Klein hopes to make a splash in America with its own stores as part of a drive to become a $7 billion company.

clock June 20, 2007Marc Karimzadeh


Wal-Mart’s Focus To Be on Product

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. vice chairman John Menzer said Tuesday that the retailer is scaling back U.S. growth to concentrate on getting its troubled merchandising operation back on course and improving same-store sales.

clock June 20, 2007Katherine Bowers


Tiffany Foundation Creates Grants to Help Lower Manhattan

The Tiffany & Co. Foundation established three $1 million grants on Tuesday to help revitalize lower Manhattan.

clock June 20, 2007Sophia Chabbott


Pinault to Chair Puma Supervisory Board

Francois-Henri Pinault, chairman and chief executive officer of PPR, the French conglomerate acquiring Puma AG, was named chairman of the sportswear behemoth’s supervisory board.

clock June 20, 2007Emilie Marsh

Tommaso Aquilano and Roberto Rimondi

Fashion Features

6267: Keeping the Balance

Just as fashion insiders know what an ego boost it is for a young designer to become a media darling, they also know that editorial hype doesn’t go far without commercial acclaim.

clock June 20, 2007Alessandra Ilari


Memo Pad: How To Dress Like Dan… Moore Makes Merry… Another Departure…

Perpetual brand extension has become the magazine publishing norm, and Details is the latest to give it a shot.

clock June 20, 2007WWD Staff

Fashion Scoops

Fashion Scoops: Karl’s New Palace… Blue Tone… Margiela Revealed…

Karl Lagerfeld wants to make a fairy tale out of Fendi’s new fragrance. In Rome on Monday at a party to fete the launch of the new scent Palazzo.

clock June 20, 2007WWD Staff


Corso Como 10 Growing in Asia

Corso Como 10, one of Milan’;s most iconic fashion stores, is expanding further in Asia.

clock June 20, 2007WWD Staff

Natalie Massenet, Ralph Lauren and Diane von Furstenberg.

Fashion Features

Von Furstenberg Hosts Luncheon For CFDA Cancer Initiative Launch

“Without a lot of fuss, we get things done,” Diane von Furstenberg said Tuesday at the luncheon to kick off the Council of Fashion Designers of America’s new global initiative for Fashion Targets Breast Cancer.

clock June 20, 2007Marc Karimzadeh

Bloomingdale's ceo Michael Gould, Cathy and Mike Ullman, Jaime Kelstein.

Fashion Features

Ullman, Nemerov Honored by AJC

Myron E. “Mike” Ullman 3rd, J.C. Penney’s chairman and chief executive, received the American Jewish Committee’s National Human Relations Award at a dinner Monday night at the Grand Hyatt in New York.

clock June 20, 2007David Moin


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