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Matteo Renzi's Resignation Fails to Rattle Europe

Analysts brushed off consequences of Renzi's resignation on luxury.

clock 1hLuisa Zargani

Men's

Martin Greenfield Files Lawsuit Against Brooks Brothers

The tailor is seeking $1.9 million in damages, according to his attorney.

clock 9hJean E. Palmieri

Fashion

BFC, Google Team on Digital Fashion Educational Platform

The British Fashion Council has teamed with Google Arts & Culture on a digital educational platform to launch ahead of the Fashion Awards.

clock 20hLorelei Marfil

Creative Yet Salable: New York Designers Earn Retailers’ Praise

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Overview

A tricky path between safe and surprising. That was the fine line designers had to walk during New York Fashion Week.SEE LIST AT LEFT FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

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Financial

Wolford Losses Widen In Quarter

Austrian hosiery firm sees sales fall 14.4 percent in period.

clock September 18, 2009Elena Berton

Taylor Swift

Fashion Scoops

Front Row at Tommy Hilfiger

Taylor Swift, Naomi Watts, Emily Blunt and Rosario Dawson turned out for the Tommy Hilfiger RTW Spring 2010 show.

clock September 18, 2009WWD Staff

Mick Jagger and L'Wren Scott

Parties

Mick’s Mob

Mick Jagger hosted an intimate post-show dinner for guests Ellen Barkin, Narciso Rodriguez, Jimmy Fallon, John Currin and Rachel Feinstein.

clock September 18, 2009WWD Staff

Thandie Newton

Lifestyle

Costa Hosts Post-Show Calvin Klein Fete

Thandie Newton, Eva Mendes and Molly Sims were a few of the starlets who stopped by the Standard Grill to celebrate the designer.

clock September 18, 2009WWD Staff

Naomi Watts

Lifestyle

Tommy Hilfiger’s Busy Night

Thursday evening was a jam-packed one for Tommy Hilfiger.

clock September 18, 2009WWD Staff

Fashion Scoops

Moss to Appear in Documentary

Kate Moss will show her true colors when she makes an appearance in a fly-on-the-wall documentary about the opening of her friend James Brown’s first salon.

clock September 19, 2009WWD Staff

Retail

In Brief: Strickler Tapped at USTR… Shopbop Hire…

Gail Strickler was named assistant U.S. Trade Representative for textiles on Monday.

clock September 21, 2009WWD Staff

Verdura and Chanel study the original cuff.

Jewelry

Verdura Enters a Period of Expansion

Verdura, the 70-year-old jewelry firm known for its style-setting clients including Coco Chanel and Greta Garbo, is moving into a new era.

clock September 21, 2009Sophia Chabbott

DKNY’s Smoothies.

Markets

Findings: Accessories Council Honorees…. DKNY to Introduce Smoothies…

The Accessories Council has revealed the honorees of the 15th annual 2009 ACE Awards Gala, which takes place Nov. 2 at Cipriani.

clock September 21, 2009WWD Staff

Juanita Sabbadini Evolution

Lifestyle

Milan Fashion Week Preview: Scene

Shops, eateries and spas to check out in Milan.

clock September 21, 2009WWD Staff

Mirco Giovannini

Designer and Luxury

Milan Fashion Week Preview: Ones to Watch

Marco de Vincenzo, one of the hot designers on WWD’s radar, offers a spring collection inspired by gymnasts.

clock September 21, 2009WWD Staff

Ranjana Khan Spring 2010

Fashion Trends

Spring 2010 New York Accessories: The Finer Things

Accessories went highly dramatic for the spring 2010 season in New York.

clock September 21, 2009WWD Staff

Anna Wintour

Media

Memo Pad: Duty Calls… Michelle Obama in Glamour… Across the Twitter-Verse

Will budget cuts keep some fashion editors from making the trek to the European shows this week?

clock September 21, 2009WWD Staff

Financial

Rue21 Files Registration for IPO

Specialty retailer Rue21 is expected to go public within 60 days.

clock September 21, 2009Vicki M. Young

A rendering of Creed’s Madison Avenue store.

Fragrance

Creed to Open Unit on Madison Ave.

Creed, the eponymous Paris-based perfumer, is opening a boutique in New York, the company’s first stand-alone store in North America.

clock September 21, 2009Gillian Koenig

Beauty Features

Cosmédias Shuttering International Unit

Industry sources say International Cosmetic News, CosmeticNews and cosmeticnews.com will close.

clock September 21, 2009Jennifer Weil

Proenza Schouler RTW Spring 2010

Designer and Luxury

Buyers Laud New York Fashion Shows

Collections most often mentioned by buyers as standouts included Marc Jacobs, Proenza Schouler, Calvin Klein and Donna Karan.

clock September 21, 2009Sharon Edelson

Support Surface

Fashion Features

Japanese Designers Get Jump on Shows

Several Japanese brands, including Né-Net and Support Surface, have already hit the runway with off-calendar shows.

clock September 21, 2009Amanda Kaiser

Fashion Scoops

Dark Matter: Front Row at Matthew Williamson

Twiggy said, “It was my 60th birthday party last night and I didn’t get to bed until a quarter to four.”

clock September 20, 2009WWD Staff

Fashion Scoops

Ruffian Directs… Fergie in Tokyo… YSL’s “New Vintage” Encore…

Ruffian’s Brian Wolk and Claude Morais may have just introduced their spring collection, but it’s hardly R&R time.

clock September 21, 2009WWD Staff

Designer and Luxury

LVMH Wins eBay Suit

A French court Friday ordered eBay to pay damages to LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton SA for allowing the sale on its site of counterfeits.

clock September 21, 2009Elena Berton

The Van Heusen home page.

Marketing and Promotion

Penney’s and PVH Reach Men Through Sports

J.C. Penney and Phillips-Van Heusen are turning to football to bolster their relationship with the male shopper.

clock September 21, 2009Jean E. Palmieri

Yoko Ono and Sean Lennon

Fashion Scoops

We Are Family: Front Row at Threeasfour

With Threeasfour’s newest collection a collaboration with and homage to Yoko Ono, it was not surprising to find the trio’s muse in the front row.

clock September 17, 2009WWD Staff

Essentialist

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Todd Snyder

Men's

Todd Snyder Opens New York Flagship

clock 1hJean E. Palmieri

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