Working almost exclusively with leather and corduroy to give the collection a sense of “normality,” Prada riffed on simplicity, authenticity and the naïf, favoring the crude and unsophisticated over the polished and urbane.
Emilie Rubinfeld succeeds Francois Kress, who has left the company.
The combined eyewear powerhouse will have annual sales of more than 15 billion euros.
Chicago wants to climb higher on the fashion food chain.
Rachel Pally, the Southern California contemporary designer who believes that well-cut jersey flatters all women, is teaming with Nordstrom to launch a plus-size line filled with Empire-waist dresses, wide-leg trousers and her other signature looks…
New York City Comptroller William Thompson Jr. wants Wal-Mart to make public internal records regarding the retailer’s alleged investigation of shareholders and other activist groups who submitted shareholder proposals to the company.
Jessica Simpson may have had her dessert first but now she’s moving on to fragrance.
Oscar de la Renta’s annual fashion show on the shores of Lake Tahoe won’t be affected by the wildfire that has devastated inland residential and parkland about an hour’s drive to the south on the California-Nevada border.
Not many correspondents leave the hallowed halls of The New Yorker, but the Condé Nast weekly has just lost a big one.