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Fashion Crowd Raises Record Amount at amfAR Gala

Heather Graham, Adriana Lima, Dita Von Teese and Lottie Moss were among the evening's guests at the 2016 amfAR gala at Milan Fashion Week.

clock 6hJoelle Diderich


Inside Bottega Veneta's 50th Anniversary Show

Tomas Maier eschewed trends in favor of a design ethos of “private luxury” for a collection that was effortlessly sophisticated.

clock 23hBridget Foley


Ghesquière ‘Dives Deep’ Into Louis Vuitton

Designer and Michael Burke reflect on progress, next steps in creative retooling of luxury megabrand.

clock September 23, 2016Miles Socha

A Tightening Squeeze: Goody’s, Gottschalks In Chapter 11 Filings

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Two more retailers on Wednesday joined the trickle of what’s expected to become a surge of Chapter 11 filings.SEE LIST AT LEFT FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

From This Issue

Designer and Luxury

Louis Vuitton Pre-Fall 2009

Marc Jacobs keeps a retro mood for Louis Vuitton’s pre-fall collection, inspired by a book about wartime fashions.

clock January 15, 2009WWD Staff

Designer and Luxury

Valentino, Giammetti Cited in Tax Probe

Retired couturier and partner hit with fine of $39 million for alleged tax evasion.

clock January 14, 2009Luisa Zargani


A Tight Squeeze: Goody’s, Gottschalks in Chapter 11 Filings

Two more retailers on Wednesday joined the trickle of what’s expected to become a surge of Chapter 11 filings.

clock January 14, 2009Vicki M. Young


Firms Cut Outlook

Tiffany & Co., VF Corp. and Under Armour trim forecasts.

clock January 14, 2009Evan Clark and Arnold J. Karr

Ready-to-Wear and Sportswear

St. John Gets Fall Rolling

About 150 guests, including, for the first time, buyers from Neiman Marcus, Nordstrom and Saks, took in the bright looks.

clock January 14, 2009Marcy Medina


Victoria Beckham and Katie Holmes Unveiled

Emporio Armani, Miu Miu ads revealed.

clock January 14, 2009Alessandra Ilari

Specialty Stores

Dallas Boutiques Dealing With the Economy

To cope with the austerity sweeping through the economy, Dallas retailers are focusing this spring on lean inventories that pack a colorful and novel punch.

clock January 15, 2009Holly Haber

Retail Features

New to FIG

Fashion Industry Gallery will unveil three multiline wholesalers and a bevy of contemporary labels to the market at its show Jan. 22 to 24.

clock January 15, 2009Holly Haber

Retail Features

From Dallas: Market Center Calendar

FashionCenterDallas at the Dallas Market Center, Apparel & Accessories Market, Jan. 22 to 25.

clock January 15, 2009WWD Staff

Retail Features

Cobranding Is Key at FashionCenterDallas

Two up-and-coming Dallas designers will open a joint showroom at FashionCenterDallas during the market running Jan. 22 to 25.

clock January 15, 2009Holly Haber

Ready-to-Wear and Sportswear

Contemporary Designers Zero in On Specialty Shoppers

As specialty retailers struggle to compete with department stores, designers find new ways to help capture customers.

clock January 15, 2009Julee Kaplan


Rock & Republic’s Recession Strategy

The premium denim firm Rock & Republic launches new line and deals with tough economy.

clock January 15, 2009Ross Tucker and Khanh T.L. Tran


Parker Named Executive Chairman at Samsonite

Parker’s promotion at Samsonite follows departure of Ceo Marcello Bottoli.

clock January 15, 2009Sophia Chabbott

Government and Trade

Washington Stores Expect Boost From Obama

Inaugural events and crowds will bring in sales to retailers in Washington, D.C.

clock January 15, 2009Kristi Ellis


Amazon Anti-Tax Suit Dismissed

E-tailer challenged N.Y. law requiring tax collection by out-of-state firms.

clock January 15, 2009Matthew Lynch


Diesel Opens Milan Planet Store

Hometown unit is largest in the world.

clock January 15, 2009Luisa Zargani

Ready-to-Wear and Sportswear

Izod Launches Denim and Career Categories

Moderate brand expands into lifestyle label.

clock January 15, 2009Whitney Beckett

Fashion Features

Banana Republic to Launch Heritage Collection

Banana Republic is going back to its roots, and turning them green in the process.

clock January 15, 2009Jessica Iredale

Fashion Scoops

Thom Browne’s Army of One… Copping a Steal?… The Sound of Dior…

For his show at Pitti Uomo in Florence, men’s designer Thom Browne conceived a tightly synchronized and hyper-condensed day in the life of an office drone.

clock January 15, 2009WWD Staff


Craggs Retires From L’Oréal USA

An Verhulst has been named Craggs’ successor at L’Oréal USA.

clock January 15, 2009Andrea Nagel

Government and Trade

December Retail Sales Fell 9.8 Percent From Year Earlier

Drop in retail sales marks the first annual decrease in 40 years.

clock January 15, 2009Liza Casabona


Male Perspective

The top U.S. metro areas, with populations of more than one million, ranked by spending on men’s apparel.

clock January 15, 2009Cecily Hall

Memo Pad

Memo Pad: Vogue on Film… Fade to Black… Revolving Door at OK…

R.J. Cutler may not have intended his film about Vogue to chronicle the last hurrah of the luxury boom but, as it turns out, it did.

clock January 15, 2009WWD Staff


Different Look Coming From MAGIC Man

MAGIC Man will be greatly altered come February as an influx of high-profile premium brands flood the main hall.

clock January 15, 2009Brenner Thomas


Daily Stock Wrap: January 14, 2009

The day’s gainers and losers.

clock January 15, 2009WWD Staff


Magic Marker: Memories of Stephen Sprouse

Virtually no designer is quite as synonymous with the Eighties as Stephen Sprouse.

clock January 15, 2009Jacob Bernstein

Department Stores

Uniqlo to Open in Selfridges

The Uniqlo area due to open on Feb. 23 at Selfridges will showcase new men’s collections.

clock January 15, 2009Koji Hirano

Department Stores

Retail Leaders Stay the Course

Tansky, Farah and Tindell talk tough times at the NRF convention.

clock January 15, 2009David Moin


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