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Fashion

Chloé Captured the Effortless Simplicity of French Style

The seafaring life was the inspiration for Clare Waight Keller's lovely, breezy spring collection for Chloé.

clock 16hBridget Foley

Fashion

Claus Dietrich Lahrs Appointed Chief Executive of Bottega Veneta

He succeeds Carlo Alberto Beretta, who will take on the new role of chief client and marketing officer at Kering.

clock 16hLuisa Zargani and Joelle Diderich

Beauty

Acqua di Parma Goes Luxe, Plots Retail Expansion

Acqua di Parma is launching a higher-priced line, opening its first U.S. store and expanding its women's range.

clock 12hRachel Strugatz

Rebuilding a Classic: New Team Transforms Old Hartmarx Into HMX

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Doug Williams, Joseph Abboud and the executives running Hickey Freeman, Hart Schaffner Marx and the rest of the former Hartmarx Corp. properties are looking to turn the page on a dark period.SEE LIST AT LEFT FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

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Robert De Niro and Donna Karan

People

Fashion Fundraiser for Haiti at Karan’s Urban Zen Center

Wyclef Jean, Tory Burch, Calvin Klein, Robert DeNiro, Renee Rockefeller and Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. were among the guests at the dinner and live auction.

clock February 9, 2010WWD Staff

Business Features

Jones Narrows Loss in Fourth Quarter

Fourth-quarter revenues fell 8.3%.

clock February 10, 2010Vicki M. Young

Kyra Sedgwick and Kevin Bacon

People

Hermès Pulls Out the Stops in New Men’s Store

Kyra Sedgwick, Kevin Bacon, Katie Holmes, Jason Rogers and John Slattery perused Hermès’ men’s offerings at the opening.

clock February 10, 2010WWD Staff

Vanessa Paradis in Chanel.

People

Chanel’s Lip Service with Fashion’s It Girls

Vanessa Paradis, Vanessa Traina, Lauren Santo Domingo, Fabiola Beracasa and Kate Bosworth borrowed hues of the house’s Rouge Coco lipstick.

clock February 10, 2010WWD Staff

Doutzen Kroes

Designer and Luxury

CFDA Panel Debates Models’ Health Issues

The age of models is a key industry issue, with many so young that they burn out years before their bodies reach maturity.

clock February 10, 2010Marc Karimzadeh

Human Resources

Gap Inc. Shuffles Leadership

The company is resetting its top brass in an effort to correct issues and identify its future leaders.

clock February 10, 2010David Moin

Jimmy Choo trainers

Fashion Scoops

Jimmy Choo Gets Sporty… Naomi Campbell Hearts Haiti… Two of a Kind…

The moment has finally come for women who have dreamt of running, jumping and shooting hoops in their Jimmy Choos.

clock February 11, 2010WWD Staff

Designer and Luxury

C.P. Company Sold To FGF Industry SpA

The owners of Sportswear Company SpA have sold their C.P. Company division to FGF Industry SpA.

clock February 11, 2010WWD Staff

Designer and Luxury

Dolce & Gabbana Profits Climb

Dolce & Gabbana Holding Srl’s net profit rose 79 percent to 105.7 million euros, or $150 million.

clock February 11, 2010Luisa Zargani

Financial

Retail Stocks Down 1.75 Points Wednesday

S&P Retail Index fell 0.4% yesterday, while overseas markets lifted.

clock February 11, 2010Arnold J. Karr

A look from Silver Jeans’ new tops line.

Denim

Silver Jeans Expands Offering

Silver Jeans is hoping the third time is the charm when it comes to tops.

clock February 11, 2010Khanh T.L. Tran

Media

New York Times Co. in the Black… Blog On… Elle’s New Book…

The New York Times Co. turned a profit for the fourth quarter, reporting net income of $90.9 million.

clock February 11, 2010WWD Staff

PURPLE ORCHID  PANTONE 18-3027

Designer and Luxury

Autumn in New York: Women’s Pantone Colors

Top Pantone colors for women’s collections picked by NYC designers for fall 2010.

clock February 11, 2010Cecily Hall

SEDONA SAGE  PANTONE 18-5105

Marketing and Consumer Behavior

Autumn in New York: Men’s Pantone Colors

Top Pantone colors for men’s collections picked by NYC designers for fall 2010.

clock February 11, 2010Cecily Hall

Financial

Daily Stock Wrap: February 10, 2010

The day’s gainers and losers.

clock February 11, 2010WWD Staff

A Big Buddha bag.

Handbags

Steven Madden Buys Big Buddha Handbags

Steven Madden Inc. has acquired Big Buddha Inc., the better-priced accessories line founded by Jeremy Bassan.

clock February 11, 2010Caroline Tell

Snow piled up by the tents at Bryant Park.

Retail

White a Predicament: Snow Disrupts Fashion Shows and Stores

Wednesday’s snowstorm that socked the East Coast put a huge dent in retailers’ Valentine’s Day business.

clock February 11, 2010WWD Staff

Alpha Industries’ nylon jacket,  J. Lindeberg’s wool suit and Perry Ellis’ cotton shirt. J. Lindeberg tie; Cire gloves.

Fashion Features

Men’s Fall 2010 Sportswear: Rebel Rebel

A defiant mood, tinged with futurism and a rebel preppy attitude, will set the pace for the fall season at the growing ENK and Capsule shows.

clock February 11, 2010Alex Badia

Whitney Port in New York

Retail

Zeno Corp. Signs Whitney Port for Beauty Device

Whitney Port to appear in $15 million ad campaign for Zeno’s Hot Spot, a blemish-clearing device.

clock February 11, 2010Rachel Brown

"Fall is inspired by Old Hollywood. The films ‘Gilda’ and ‘The Two Mrs. Carrolls.’ Velvet, sequins and draping galore. It’s modern-day glamour at its best." — Alexander Berardi

Fashion Features

Women’s Fall 2010 Inspirations

From the Black Dahlia to Snow White, New York designers were inspired by iconic women for fall.

clock February 11, 2010WWD Staff

Joseph Abboud, Doug Williams and David Lipman

Textiles

HMX Aims to Build New ‘Culture’

Doug Williams, Joseph Abboud and the executives running the former Hartmarx Corp. properties are looking to turn the page on a dark period.

clock February 11, 2010Brenner Thomas

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Inside the DFS  T Galleria Fondaco dei Tedeschi store in Venice.

Retail

DFS Group Opens First European Store in Venice

clock 11hLuisa Zargani

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