Simon Porte Jacquemus Bares All Ahead of Men's Debut

clock 4hKatya Foreman


Tomas Maier Brand to Cease Operations

clock 4hWWD Staff


What Does IGTV Mean for YouTube and Beauty Influencers?

clock 5hAllison Collins and Ellen Thomas and Alexa Tietjen

Bettencourt Scandal: L’Oréal Powers On Despite Growing Furor

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The Bettencourt scandal has ignited a media firestorm in France and engulfed President Nicolas Sarkozy and one of his key ministers — but L’Oréal is likely to emerge unsinged.SEE LIST AT LEFT FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

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Lily Allen Debuts Fashion Venture

London pop-up shop at Selfridges for the cheeky pop songstress Lily Allen opened Friday.

clock September 6, 2010Nina Jones


Levi’s, H&M Move Away From Sandblasting

The technique used to make distressed denim jeans puts workers at risk for silicosis, a potentially deadly respiratory disease.

clock September 8, 2010Evan Clark


Men’s Wearhouse Primes Promotional Pump

Retailer ditches its branding advertising campaign in favor of “time-sensitive price promotions.”

clock September 9, 2010Jean E. Palmieri and Arnold J. Karr


Russell Simmons Sues Li & Fung

The hip-hop mogul is seeking $55 million in damages.

clock September 9, 2010Alexandra Steigrad

Heidi Klum

Color Cosmetics

Heidi Klum Tapped by Coty to Revamp Astor

Supermodel Heidi Klum named artistic director of Astor cosmetics brand.

clock September 10, 2010Julie Naughton

Julia Goldin

Color Cosmetics

Revlon Names Julia Goldin to Top Marketing Post

Julia Goldin is a veteran of Coca-Cola, where she was senior vice president and deputy chief marketing officer.

clock September 10, 2010Molly Prior

Jean-Charles de Castelbajac's store in Paris.

Designer and Luxury

A Renaissance at De Castelbajac

Pop icon followers of the JC de Castelbajac, which has seen a resurgence in popularity among the young crowd, include Lady Gaga and Beth Ditto.

clock September 10, 2010Katya Foreman

A visual for the new Fendi fragrance.


Fendi Unleashes Fan di Fendi Scent

The fragrance’s TV ads feature Anja Rubik, Abbey Lee Kershaw and Karmen Pedaru strutting to a soundtrack by The Kills.

clock September 10, 2010Kerry Olsen

The John Varvatos 10th Anniversary Special Edition scent.


Varvatos To Introduce Anniversary Scent

“I wanted something that felt a little sexier for men,” said John Varvatos, while discussing the new fragrance.

clock September 10, 2010Matthew W. Evans

Jason Wu by CND.

Color Cosmetics

Jason Wu, CND Team for Nail Polish Line

Jason Wu Nail Colour & Effects Collection by CND marks the designer’s first domestic foray into beauty.

clock September 10, 2010Rachel Brown

Momofuku bagel bomb


Fashion Plates: Where to Eat This Week

WWD’s guide to the dining options near Lincoln Center

clock September 10, 2010Amanda FitzSimons

Jaclyn Smith models her anniversary collection.


Actress Jaclyn Smith on Kmart and Aging

The virtuous Jaclyn Smith hasn’t always been quite the angel.

clock September 10, 2010David Moin

Fashion Features

April 1, 1922: FNO, Twenties-Style

This year, WWD celebrates 100 years covering all things fashion, and to celebrate, we’re taking a daily look back at, well, ourselves.

clock September 10, 2010Venessa Lau

Scoop’s Web site.


Scoop Launches E-Commerce

Scoop NYC site sells labels such as 3.1 Philip Lim, Alejandro Ingelmo, Alice + Olivia and Beyond Vintage.

clock September 10, 2010David Moin


Memo Pad: Gunn’s Mettle… Elle Turns 25…

Tim Gunn claims he told the whole truth and nothing but the truth about Anna Wintour.

clock September 10, 2010WWD Staff

Liliane Bettencourt and her daughter, Françoise, in 1988.


L’Oréal Sails Through Bettencourt Tempest

Industry experts say the saga has so far had no impact on L’Oréal’s operations and hardly any negative effect on its image.

clock September 10, 2010Jennifer Weil and Brid Costello

Atmosphere at the 5th anniversary celebration of Viktor & Rolf's Flowerbomb.


Viktor & Rolf Toast Flowerbomb’s Fifth Birthday

Viktor Horsting and Rolf Snoeren have easily slipped into the New York vibe.

clock September 10, 2010Julie Naughton and Pete Born and Emily Holt

Scarves from Theodora & Callum.


Stefani Greenfield to Launch Theodora & Callum

Theodora and Callum, the children, are ages three-and-a-half and two, respectively.

clock September 10, 2010Sharon Edelson

Designer and Luxury

Tom Ford Expands In Mideast With Beirut Store

Tom Ford expanded his Middle East presence on Thursday when he opened his latest luxury men’s wear emporium in Beirut.

clock September 10, 2010Jean Scheidnes

Fashion Scoops

For Men Only

Gilt Group is upping the ante on its men’s business with an editorial blog that will launch on its site.

clock September 10, 2010WWD Staff

Fashion Scoops

Crocodile Rock… Devendra Banhart Tries Modeling?… Prince Charles’ Party.

Jeremy Piven crashes Lacoste’s party downtown. Also, Devendra Banhart will appear in a campaign for Oliver Peoples.

clock September 10, 2010WWD Staff

Frida Giannini and Patrizio di Marco

Fashion Scoops

Milan Fashion’s Night Out: Armani, Donatella and the Whole Gang

Designers drew rock-star-worthy crowds and stopped traffic in Italy.

clock September 10, 2010WWD Staff

An image from the book, “The Men + Women of Marc Jacobs,” a photo essay of more than 150 employees.

Fashion Scoops

The Book on Jacobs’ People

Marc Jacobs’ empire is steadily growing, with entries into a number of unconventional categories.

clock September 10, 2010Venessa Lau

Fashion Scoops

Real Housewives in a Row

Nice girl Alex McCord and hubby Simon van Kempen made the rounds at Parkchoonmoo.

clock September 9, 2010WWD Staff

Fashion Scoops

Cynthia Rowley’s Lavish Sets

Cynthia Rowley borrowed sets from Peter Martins’ “Romeo + Juliet” and “Swan Lake” productions at the New York City Ballet for her runway show this weekend.

clock September 9, 2010WWD Staff


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Lapo Elkann portrayed inside Garage Italia's "Materioteca" area


EXCLUSIVE: Lapo Elkann Launches 'Laps Collection'

clock 5hAlessandra Turra

Social Studies