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Speculation Grows About Baker's Chase for Neiman's

A deal to sell the Dallas-based luxury chain would be difficult to execute.

clock 20hDavid Moin

Fashion

Inside Giorgio Armani's Chic Spring Collection

Dubbing his collection ‘Charmani,’ Giorgio Armani’s spring line radiated a chic charm that felt fresh and alluring.

clock September 23, 2016Bridget Foley

Fashion

Versace Rethinks Ath-leisure for Spring 2017

Donatella Versace played an athletic hand for the win for spring.

clock September 24, 2016Jessica Iredale

Golden State Tarnishes: Industry’s Woes Mount As California Struggles

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Overview

Retailers and manufacturers in California are being relentlessly battered by a combination of economic forces, with more hardships forecast.SEE LIST AT LEFT FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

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Financial

Salzer Outlines Vision for Escada

Troubled German fashion group Escada sees sales slide 7.5 percent amidst “full-scale reorientation.”

clock March 17, 2009Melissa Drier

Financial

American Apparel Net Up 29 Percent in Quarter

Profits fall 8.8 percent in full year.

clock March 17, 2009Evan Clark

Designer and Luxury

Scores of Designers Gather for the 2009 CFDA Party

Designers, including Isabel Toledo and Carolina Herrera crowded the Rooftop Gardens at Rockefeller Center to hear the list of the CFDA 2009 nominees.

clock March 17, 2009Rosemary Feitelberg and Marc Karimzadeh

Trends

Fall 2009 Runway Trend: Tres Parisien

In the fall Paris collections, all the elements of sophisticated French style — from little black dresses to le smoking — were present and accounted for.

clock March 17, 2009WWD Staff

Marketing and Promotion

The Great Escape — Consumer Style

Simple pleasures, from exercise to gardening and movies, are in vogue.

clock March 18, 2009Cecily Hall

Ready-to-Wear and Sportswear

Under Seige, Vendors and Retailers Become Closer Partners

Their number-one strategy: Becoming better allies with their equally struggling retail partners.

clock March 18, 2009Whitney Beckett

The Markets Features

California Report: Rising Trends

With fewer consumer dollars to go around, designers can’t afford to slow down.

clock March 18, 2009WWD Staff

Fashion Features

California Report: Ooh La La, L.A. Fashion Week

The corporate structure and gleaming white catwalks of Los Angeles Fashion Week’s past were gone.

clock March 18, 2009WWD Staff

Ready-to-Wear and Sportswear

Newsreel: Fashion Companies Expand Offerings

Moderate knit firms Nina Leonard and Lauren Hanson, and sportswear company Krazy Kat mix it up for fall.

clock March 18, 2009Whitney Beckett

Government and Trade

U.S. Domestic, Wholesale Prices Up in Feb.

Wholesale prices for apparel made in the U.S. increased 0.7 percent in February.

clock March 18, 2009Liza Casabona

Financial

Talbots’ Michele Mandell to Retire

The longest-serving officer at The Talbots Inc., Michele Mandell, is calling it quits.

clock March 18, 2009Arnold J. Karr

Fashion Features

Jil Sander Aiming to Redefine Value at Uniqlo

Designer confirms Uniqlo role.

clock March 18, 2009Amanda Kaiser

Fashion Scoops

Fashion Scoops: Emperor Valentino Chats… Avril Lavigne’s Starry Night…

Valentino talked up the new documentary about his life with Martha Stewart…

clock March 18, 2009WWD Staff

Financial

Susan Kellogg Resigns as Tahari CEO

Susan Kellogg has resigned from her post as chief executive officer of Elie Tahari.

clock March 18, 2009Marc Karimzadeh

Financial

Retail Stocks Rise 5.4 Percent Tuesday

Retail stocks for J. Crew, Urban Outfitters, Macy’s, Kohl’s, Target, and Charming Shoppes lift on Tuesday.

clock March 18, 2009Evan Clark

Business

Guess Net Hurt by Charge

Same-store sales and margins for Guess Inc. decline in fourth quarter.

clock March 18, 2009Vicki M. Young

Forecasts and Analysis

Industry Reeling in California

Retailers and manufacturers in California are being relentlessly battered by a combination of economic forces, with more hardships forecast.

clock March 18, 2009WWD Staff

Media Features

Wilmot to Open West Coast Unit

Paul Wilmot Communications will open a West Coast office this month, in Los Angeles.

clock March 18, 2009Amy Wicks

Memo Pad

Memo Pad: Roitfeld Will Always Have Paris… IVillage’s New People…

Carine Roitfeld will always have Paris, and the French Vogue editor in chief is content with that.

clock March 17, 2009WWD Staff

Skin Care

Juvena Gets a New ‘Master’ Plan

Swiss skin care brand Juvena is undergoing a total makeover.

clock March 18, 2009Susan Stone

Essentialist

Today's Must Read

The candidates and their families wear George W. Bush-era fashions, conjuring adversarial, provocative styles that could emerge during either party’s administration: From left to right: Chelsea Clinton as Paris Hilton, Hillary Clinton in Juicy Couture, Bill Clinton as Blink-182’s Travis Barker, Melania Trump as Avril Lavigne, and Ivanka and Donald Trump as Britney Spears and Kevin Federline.

Fashion

Could the Election Be Good for Fashion?

clock 20hMisty White Sidell

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