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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 3hBridget 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


Five Left Dead in Shooting at Macy’s in Washington State

The shooter, thought to be a lone gunman, opened fire on Friday night.

clock 8hWWD Staff

Retail Shares Climb As Markets Rebound

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Retail stocks logged their second biggest gain of the year Thursday. SEE LIST AT LEFT FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

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Ready-to-Wear and Sportswear

Perry Ellis Shifts Shirts

Perry Ellis International is bringing its dress shirt business in-house, ending its license with Smart Apparel (U.S.) Inc. at the end of this year.

clock May 26, 2010WWD Staff


Glastonbury: Frame by Frame

Photographer Venetia Deardon discusses new book on the festival.

clock May 26, 2010Amanda FitzSimons

Designer and Luxury

Richemont Profits Slip 18 Percent in Year

Johann Rupert is upbeat about the future.

clock May 27, 2010Samantha Conti

Designer and Luxury

Sarah Burton Named Creative Director at Alexander McQueen

Burton, will supervise the creative direction and development of all the label’s collections.

clock May 27, 2010Nina Jones


Movado to Close 26 Boutiques

Watchmaker Movado said Thursday it will close all of its boutiques but one.

clock May 27, 2010Matthew Lynch


Retail Shares Climb As Markets Rebound Thursday

China’s confidence in Europe soothes markets.

clock May 27, 2010Evan Clark and Alexandra Steigrad


Cosmos Included

Courtney Love, Jenna Lyons, Frederique van der Wal, Tommy Hilfiger and Carol Alt are some of the celebrities to attend Sex and the City 2 screenings.

clock May 27, 2010WWD Staff

Marketing and Trends

Essensuals London, by Toni&Guy, Aims for U.S. Footprint

Judging by the winning track record of salon chain Toni&Guy, the new concept, Essensuals London, could become a staple of the American salon scene.

clock May 28, 2010Rachel Brown

Beauty Features

Snippets: Brooklyn Beauty… Aging With Finesse… Highbrow…

Sira La Mode Salon has opened its doors in Brooklyn, but said its decor and service are like what one would expect from a Manhattan outpost.

clock May 28, 2010WWD Staff


Jesse’s Girl Cosmetics Get Growth Spurt Online

Jesse’s Girl is a small company that wants to make a big splash at next month’s National Association of Chain Drug Stores’ Marketplace meeting in San Diego.

clock May 28, 2010Faye Brookman

Color Cosmetics

Beauty Exec to Introduce “Miracle” Makeup Line

Sarah McNamara has developed a range of makeup called Miracle Skin Transformer, which is made of silicones derived from sand.

clock May 28, 2010Matthew W. Evans

Color Cosmetics

Cosmetic Chemist Creates His Own Brand of Beauty

Makeup artists, perfumers, doctors and aestheticians are among those who’ve emerged from the shadows of the beauty industry to represent brands.

clock May 28, 2010Rachel Brown


P&G Launching Wella Haircolor Tour

In an effort to reach out to consumers and educate them on what Wella hair color has to offer, P&G Salon Professional is hitting the road.

clock May 28, 2010Andrea Nagel


FIT’s Future Beauty Executives Give Presentations

For their final presentations, graduates of the Fashion Institute of Technology’s 2010 Capstone program looked to 2020.

clock May 28, 2010Belisa Silva


Carmindy Teams With Glowelle for Beauty Drink

Glowelle has tapped Carmindy to help consumers cozy up to the idea of a drinkable beauty supplement.

clock May 28, 2010Molly Prior

Body Care

Soap & Glory Touts Slimming Product

Firm launches Sit Tight, a slimming cream said to be activated by the act of sitting.

clock May 28, 2010Brid Costello


Joan Rivers Reveals Her Soft Side

The famed comedienne dishes at the premiere of her documentary, “Joan Rivers: A Piece of Work.”

clock May 28, 2010Vanessa Lawrence

Fashion Scoops

Dr. Grossman… Donna’s Guest… Designers Stitch Superhero Fashions…

Mindy Grossman, chief executive officer of HSN, on Thursday received an honorary degree from LIM College in Manhattan.

clock May 28, 2010WWD Staff


Daily Stock Wrap: May 27, 2010

The day’s gainers and losers.

clock May 28, 2010WWD Staff


Guess Gives Cautious Guidance Based on Euro

Earnings, sales for Guess both gain in first quarter.

clock May 28, 2010Vicki M. Young


AJC Honors Card, Murry

The two executives receive Human Relations Award

clock May 28, 2010David Moin


J. Crew Profits Rise

Driven by greater full-price selling and differentiated merchandise, J. Crew Group Inc. posted strong first-quarter results.

clock May 28, 2010David Moin


AAFA’s American Image Awards Raises $700K for Autism

Organization honors industry figures and companies, from Fern Mallis to Shopbop.

clock May 28, 2010Jean E. Palmieri


A&F Settles Shareholder Suit

SEC filing shows Abercrombie & Fitch Co. has agreed to pay $12 million to put a 2005 complaint to rest.

clock May 28, 2010WWD Staff

Designer and Luxury

Lacoste Confirms Lemaire’s Departure

Sportswear brand Lacoste said it would name a replacement by yearend.

clock May 28, 2010Joelle Diderich

Designer and Luxury

Nicole Miller Takes New Web Approach

Millers unveil revamped Web site today.

clock May 28, 2010Marc Karimzadeh


Grodd Memorial Draws Overflow Crowd

The standing-room only group that turned out to honor Clifford Grodd included giants in the men’s wear industry, both past and present.

clock May 28, 2010Jean E. Palmieri

Memo Pad

So It Wasn’t Annie Leibovitz’s Fault After All… W’s New Hire…

At least one of financial adviser Kenneth Starr’s former clients was unfazed by his arrest on fraud charges Thursday.

clock May 28, 2010WWD Staff

Marketing and Trends

InterCharm Milano Beauty Fair Poses Threat to Cosmoprof

First annual InterCharm Milano beauty fair is scheduled to take place Sept. 18 to 20.

clock May 28, 2010Kerry Olsen


Coach’s Poppy Scent to Launch in Summer

Poppy, a women’s fragrance that will launch in July, is inspired by the youthful and exuberant Coach fashion and accessories line of the same name.

clock May 28, 2010Julie Naughton

Marketing and Trends

CEW Awards Boost Brands

The biggest winners of last week’s Cosmetics Executive Women’s Awards are now contemplating how to turn an industry accolade into a practical advantage.

clock May 28, 2010Julie Naughton and Pete Born

Beauty Features

P&G Chasing Sales With Animagical

Procter & Gamble Prestige is making a dash for the younger market with the help of the world’s fastest man.

clock May 28, 2010Susan Stone

Color Cosmetics

Estée Lauder Italy Luring Younger Customers

Estée Lauder is trying to start its own youth movement in Italy.

clock May 28, 2010WWD Staff


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