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Picking the Fashion Runway Winners With Big Data

An analysis of online patterns by big data firm Edited shows the runway styles most likely to resonate with shoppers.

clock 14hEvan Clark

Fashion

Anthony Vaccarello Confirms His Label’s End

The Belgian designer is dedicating himself to Saint Laurent, where he was named creative director last April.

clock 4hMiles Socha

Fashion

Carolina Herrera Hires Vice President of Design

Raffaele Ilardo will head up creative development and design for the Carolina Herrera New York ready-to-wear and bridal collections.

clock 21hRosemary Feitelberg

Hollywood Connection: CAA Among Investors That Buy J Brand Firm

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Fashion’s Hollywood connection just got a little bit closer. J Brand’s rapid rise to prominence in the premium denim segment is getting an additional boost from a new private equity owner.SEE LIST AT LEFT FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

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People

Beyoncé Touts Fragrance at Macy’s, Union Square

Beyoncé Knowles lit up Union Square Park in celebration of her new Coty fragrance, Beyoncé Heat.

clock February 2, 2010WWD Staff

Financial

Esprit Holdings’ Profits Drop in Six-Month Period

Esprit Holdings Ltd. saw lower profits and sales in the six months ended Dec. 31 on the back of a lackluster wholesale business.

clock February 3, 2010Andrea Li

Mass and Off-Price

Wal-Mart Cutting 300 Headquarters Jobs

Wal-Mart said it will eliminate about 300 jobs at its Bentonville, Ark., headquarters, primarily in corporate support areas.

clock February 3, 2010Sharon Edelson

People

Chanel Iman on the Turntables

Chanel Iman chats with WWD about her first D.J. gig.

clock February 4, 2010Amanda FitzSimons

People

Julia Ormond Talks ‘Temple Grandin’

The British actress plays a fiercely determined mother in the HBO biopic “Temple Grandin.”

clock February 4, 2010Emily Holt

Designer and Luxury

DVF’s Jenden to Focus on Own Label

Yvan Mispelaere will succeed Nathan Jenden as creative director of Diane von Furstenberg.

clock February 3, 2010Marc Karimzadeh

People

Nobody’s Fool: Thomas Sadoski in ‘As You Like It’

The 33-year-old veteran stage actor Thomas Sadoski plays Touchstone in Sam Mendes’ Bridge Project’s version of the Shakespearian classic.

clock February 4, 2010Vanessa Lawrence

Fashion

Men’s Fall 2010 Trend: Knit Mania

Men’s looks from shows in Europe.

clock February 4, 2010WWD Staff

Fashion

Men’s Fall 2010 Trend: Great Coats

Men’s coats from the shows in Europe.

clock February 4, 2010WWD Staff

Fashion

Men’s Fall 2010 Trend: Strong Shoulder

Fashion from the men’s shows is Europe.

clock February 4, 2010WWD Staff

Fashion

Men’s Fall 2010 Trend: Camel Color

Camel colored looks from the shows in Europe.

clock February 4, 2010WWD Staff

Fashion

Men’s Fall 2010 Trend: Alpine Escape

Men’s looks from the shows in Europe.

clock February 4, 2010WWD Staff

Department Stores

Cindy Crawford Teams With Penney’s for Jewelry Line

Cindy Crawford’s 40-piece collection, called One Kiss, is to hit 600 J.C. Penney stores and jcp.com in April.

clock February 4, 2010Caroline Tell

Designer and Luxury

Jones Buys Robert Rodriguez Collection

Jones Apparel Group buys Robert Rodriguez Collection and plans to help grow the label in the contemporary arena.

clock February 4, 2010Marc Karimzadeh

Real Estate

Limelight Marketplace Set to Open in March

The Limelight Marketplace shops will include a Hunter Boot store, an apothecary called Therapie New York and Brocade Home.

clock February 4, 2010Sharon Edelson

Department Stores

Denim Bandits Hit Atlanta-Area Nordstrom

After robbing a mall near Atlanta, the thieves fled with armloads of premium denim valued at $13,000.

clock February 4, 2010Elizabeth Thurman

Government and Trade

In Brief: Apparel Companies Helping Haiti

The Haiti-AAFA Recovery & Reconstruction Team aims to help coordinate industry relief efforts.

clock February 4, 2010WWD Staff

Financial

Milan Prosecutors Press for Burani Bankruptcy

In a second hearing here, Milan prosecutors Luigi Orsi and Mauro Clerici on Wednesday reiterated Burani Designer Holding N.V. should be declared bankrupt.

clock February 4, 2010Luisa Zargani

Designer and Luxury

Burberry Promotes Janowski

Burberry has named Andy Janowski to the newly created post of chief operations officer, reflecting the brand’s increased focus on its supply chain.

clock February 4, 2010Samantha Conti

Designer and Luxury

Exec Changes at Leviev and Damiani

Also, Leviev plans to open a unit in Singapore.

clock February 4, 2010Sophia Chabbott

Financial

At Paris Accessories Shows, Price Is Key

At Premiere Classe and Eclat de Mode, stores and vendors negotiate to meet price-conscious customers halfway.

clock February 4, 2010Sarah de Castro

Financial

Safilo Rights Issue OK’d

Italian eyewear maker Safilo Group SpA has kicked off its rights offering for a total of up to 250 million euros, or $348.3 million at current exchange.

clock February 4, 2010Luisa Zargani

Financial

Daily Stock Wrap: February 3, 2010

The day’s gainers and losers.

clock February 4, 2010WWD Staff

Financial

Retail Stocks Stay Above 400 Wednesday

Retail shares backtracked 0.7 percent Wednesday as investors contemplated the recovery’s potential.

clock February 4, 2010Evan Clark

Designer and Luxury

Moncler to Collaborate With Comme des Garçons

Moncler is teaming up with Comme des Garçons on a selection of special products and a retail concept.

clock February 4, 2010Amanda Kaiser

Memo Pad

Beckham Meets Deacon… Giammetti Types Out Loud… App-Propos…

In the spring issue of Love, Giles Deacon talks to Victoria Beckham about designing clothes and marriage.

clock February 4, 2010WWD Staff

Denim

Seven For All Mankind Seeks Retail Growth in Asia

Premium denim brand Seven For All Mankind is expanding its branded stores in Asia in an effort to counter the effects of the weakened economy in the U.S.

clock February 4, 2010Andrea Li

Denim

CAA Among Investors That Buy J Brand Firm

J Brand is getting an additional boost from an unlikely partner: the powerhouse Creative Artists Agency.

clock February 4, 2010Ross Tucker

Business

Polo Third-Quarter Net Rises

Polo reported a rise in third-quarter profits, but shares for the firm fell Wednesday on concerns about planned investments in Asia.

clock February 4, 2010Vicki M. Young

Designer and Luxury

Ralph Lauren Unveils Fall Men’s Collections

Ralph Lauren showed off the breadth and variety of product that keeps his brands in demand around the globe.

clock February 4, 2010Jean Scheidnes

Fashion Scoops

Snoop’s Troop… Milan Schedule… Calvin Klein Hosting Joint Party…

Snoop Dogg is marching up Broadway this morning and will be showing off Adidas Originals X Star Wars apparel.

clock February 4, 2010WWD Staff

The Markets Features

Parsons to Launch MFA in Fashion Design and Society

Parsons launching Master of Fine Arts program in Fashion Design and Society, as well as a Master’s Degree in Fashion Studies.

clock February 4, 2010Marc Karimzadeh

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