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A&F Finds 'Growing Up' Tough Now that Sex No Longer Sells

Abercrombie is aging its models to show it is no longer a "teen" brand; company reported a Q2 loss.

clock August 30, 2016Vicki M. Young

Media

Barbie Becomes Paid Social Media Influencer

Through her Instagram account, Barbie “produces” sponsored content.

clock 22hMaghan McDowell

Fashion

Costume Institute's Next Subject Said to Be Rei Kawakubo

The exhibit next spring would be only the second the Met has devoted to a living designer.

clock 22hWWD Staff

Taking the Temperature: Industry Measures Pain Of U.S. Financial Turmoil

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Overview

Optimism on Tuesday about revised bailout package.SEE LIST AT LEFT FOR ALL OF TODAY'S ARTICLES

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People

Demarchelier Celebrates Work

The Petit Palais was heaving with glamazons Monday night as models galore turned out for Patrick Dermarchelier’s retrospective of 400 photographs.

clock September 30, 2008WWD Staff

Financial

Industry Measures Pain of Financial Turmoil

Optimism on Tuesday about revised bailout package.

clock September 30, 2008WWD Staff

Marketing and Promotion

Adidas Goes Zen With a Genuine Yogini

Adidas is betting a Los Angeles yoga instructor named Rainbeau Mars can get more women into its yoga gear than any supermodel or celebrity.

clock October 1, 2008Max Padilla

The Markets Features

Asara Tests Slow-and-Steady Mantra

Andrew Grossman has a plan for launching a brand in a down market.

clock October 1, 2008Whitney Beckett

The Markets Features

Atelier Designers Trade Show Features 92 Collections

With 92 collections on display, this season?s Atelier Designers trade show offered just about everything ? from dresses to jewelry ? to fill a boutique.

clock October 1, 2008Julee Kaplan

The Markets Features

LIJA Expands Sports… Carson Kressley Tours…. Rousso’s Holiday Spandex

LIJA Expands Sports… Carson Kressley Tours…. Rousso’s Holiday Spandex

clock October 1, 2008Whitney Beckett

Designer and Luxury

Trina Turk Grows Her World

After 13 years in the fashion business, contemporary designer Trina Turk is finally ready for a growth spurt.

clock October 1, 2008Khanh T.L. Tran

Department Stores

Dillard’s to Anchor Palisene Mall in Arizona

Dillard?s has agreed to be the first of four anticipated anchors at Palisene, a North Phoenix venue coveted for the area’s affluent customers.

clock October 1, 2008Anne Riley-Katz

Designer and Luxury

Sebelia Goes Soft With Good Vig

Jeffrey Sebelia, the bad boy winner of Bravo’s ?Project Runway,? is showing his kinder, gentler side in a new contemporary label called Good Vig.

clock October 1, 2008Khanh T.L. Tran

People

Q&A: Sonia Rykiel

The designer on women, fashion and literature.

clock October 1, 2008Robert Murphy

Designer and Luxury

Matthew Mellon’s Latest Fashion

Matthew Mellon, an heir to banking and oil fortunes, launches a new line Hanley-Mellon with his designer wife Nicole Hanley.

clock October 1, 2008Sharon Edelson

Fashion Features

Swede Lineup: Lovisa Burfitt’s Rock ‘n Roll Looks

Lovisa Burfitt, a Swedish designer, started her line of T-shirts, jackets, bustiers and skirts after moving to Paris to pursue fashion illustration in 2003.

clock October 1, 2008Sarah Haight

Financial

Damiani Signs Deal for Youth Brand in Japan

Italian jeweler Damiani SpA has signed a five-year deal with BGioielli Ltd. for the distribution of its youth brand Bliss in Japan.

clock October 1, 2008Andrew Roberts

Designer and Luxury

A Brit Grows in Brooklyn: Paul Smith Opens This Month

Smith will be the first major designer to set up an outpost in Williamsburg.

clock October 1, 2008Rosemary Feitelberg

Memo Pad

Face-Off at ‘Next Great Makeup Artist’ Show… Project Marie Claire…

Lifetime is busy green-lighting fashion-related reality shows.

clock October 1, 2008WWD Staff

Fragrance

Nadal Tapped for Lanvin Scents

The beauty industry?s love of tennis continues.

clock October 1, 2008Matthew W. Evans

Fragrance

Jo Malone’s New Thai Fragrance

Jo Malone is adding an exotic note to its fragrance portfolio this month with the addition of Sweet Lime & Cedar Cologne.

clock October 1, 2008Brid Costello

Legal

KPMG in Spotlight in Marionnaud Case

Legal wrangling continues in the accounting scandal involving French retailer Marionnaud Parfumeries.

clock October 1, 2008Rachel Tiplady

Designer and Luxury

Bulgari Opens Third Paris Store

Bulgari?s new store on the Avenue Georges V here provides a clear indication of how the Roman jeweler wants to grow.

clock October 1, 2008Robert Murphy

Designer and Luxury

Polo Ralph Lauren Taps Hall for Executive Post

Polo Ralph Lauren has named Laura Hall as president of accessories.

clock October 1, 2008Rosemary Feitelberg

Legal

Pepe Jeans Sues Master P and Wal-Mart for Trademark Infringement

Trademark infringement lawsuit filed by Pepe Jeans London against Wal-Mart and Master P’s Percy Miller.

clock October 1, 2008Matthew Lynch

Fashion Scoops

Irina Lazareanu, Next Tiffany’s Poster Girl… Louis Vuitton’s Julie de Libran

Tiffany & Co. has tapped Irina Lazareanu as its next poster girl…

clock October 1, 2008WWD Staff

Jewelry

Diamond Crocodile Rings Among Delettrez’s Curiosities

?I felt it was time to move up a level,? said Delfina Delettrez, who has added a substantial number of fine jewelry pieces to her line.

clock October 1, 2008WWD Staff

Financial

Lauder Compensation Disclosed

William Lauder, president and chiefexecutive officer of the Estée Lauder Cos. until March, saw his total compensation increase in fiscal 2008 to $9.2 million.

clock October 7, 2008WWD Staff

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