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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 5hBridget 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 10hWWD Staff

Mad About Madison

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Ralph Lauren will unveil his first women’s flagship — an imposing, 22,000-square-foot Beaux Arts building at 888 Madison Avenue that was built from scratch across the street from his Rhinelander Mansion.SEE LIST AT LEFT FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

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Designer and Luxury

Piaget to Launch First London Flagship

The watch and jewelry giant is opening on Bond Street.

clock October 7, 2010Lauren Benet Stephenson

Ready-to-Wear and Sportswear

Boston Traders to Be Revived

Boston Traders, a traditional men’s wear brand with a following in the late Eighties and early Nineties, is about to be resurrected.

clock October 8, 2010Jean E. Palmieri


Burberry Revenue Up 21.6% in First Half

At Burberry, sales of aviator jackets, shearling boots and sling bags boost growth.

clock October 13, 2010Samantha Conti

Fashion Features

Chanel’s Mobile Art Pavilion Settles in Paris

Zaha Hadid-designed structure donated to Arab World Institute as site for contemporary exhibitions.

clock October 13, 2010Miles Socha

Executive Changes

Coach Bolsters Far East Management

Accessories firm taps Victor Luis.

clock October 13, 2010Alexandra Steigrad


Guess Names Chief Operating Officer

Guess picks J. Michael Prince for role and continues its search for president of the Americas.

clock October 13, 2010Arnold J. Karr

Memo Pad

Alexis Bryan Morgan Joins Lucky

After serving as fashion director at Elle for the past 10 months, Alexis Bryan Morgan will take on a new title at Lucky.

clock October 13, 2010Amy Wicks

Specialty Stores

In Texas and Oklahoma, Retailers Cite More Stability

Independent fashion merchants forecast slow growth for spring but still lag far behind pre-recession levels.

clock October 14, 2010Holly Haber

Ready-to-Wear and Sportswear

Dallas FIG Showrooms Booked Solid

October show is more positive after a tough August.

clock October 14, 2010Holly Haber

Ready-to-Wear and Sportswear

DMC Reps Point Toward Pickup

After a tough year, companies see signs of improved business.

clock October 14, 2010Holly Haber

Department Stores

Regional Department Stores Battle National Chains

The Bon-Ton Stores fights back.

clock October 14, 2010Jean E. Palmieri

Ready-to-Wear and Sportswear

At Cobb Show, Retailers Turn to Proven Performers

Buyers shop conservatively for men’s wear.

clock October 14, 2010Brenda Lloyd

Direct, Internet and Catalogue

Boast Tennis Brand Relaunches With E-Commerce

The Eighties label Boast, popular with the country-club set, is making a comeback this fall.

clock October 14, 2010David Lipke

Fashion Features

January 21, 1970: Charlotte in Charge

Charlotte Rampling on acting in Luchino Visconti’s controversial film “The Damned” and vegetarianism.

clock October 14, 2010Venessa Lau


Investors Focus on Wal-Mart, Saks

Wal-Mart projects comp gain in fourth quarter.

clock October 14, 2010Evan Clark

Fashion Scoops

Hulanicki Does Asda… Bobbi Brown’s Book Learning… Basque-ing In It…

Barbara Hulanicki goes high-low by launching a collection at Asda, the supermarket chain.

clock October 14, 2010WWD Staff


Bait and Switch: French Starlets on Stage

Sara Forestier, Alice Taglioni and Elodie Navarre can now be seen on Parisian stages.

clock October 14, 2010Chantal Goupil


Christina Ricci’s Stage Debut

The longtime film actress hits the floorboards in “Time Stands Still.”

clock October 14, 2010Vanessa Lawrence

Designer and Luxury

Ralph Lauren Opens Women’s Flagship on Madison Avenue

Ralph Lauren women’s store has all the ingredients to become a retail icon.

clock October 14, 2010Marc Karimzadeh

Department Stores

Bloomingdale’s Hosts Benefit for CMI

Debbie Perelman discussed “selective mutism,” and the Child Mind Institute at the charity luncheon.

clock October 14, 2010David Moin


Fogarty Out as Charming Shoppes CEO

Anthony Romano moves up to chief operating officer.

clock October 14, 2010Arnold J. Karr

Memo Pad

Heating Up at Bon Appétit… Oops, Chloé… Martha’s Pajama Game…

Former Cookie editor Pilar Guzman and’s Tanya Steel are being considered for the top slot at Bon Appétit.

clock October 14, 2010WWD Staff

Designer and Luxury

Yeohlee’s Block Party

Well-wishers dined al fresco at Yeohlee Teng’s new design space and store.

clock October 14, 2010Rosemary Feitelberg


Calvin Klein Ramps Up in Asia

Calvin Klein CEO Tom Murry and Warnaco president Gromek visit Hong Kong.

clock October 14, 2010Constance Haisma-Kwok

Beauty Features

Studio BeautyMix at Fred Segal Sold to NewBeauty

The queen of indie beauty retailing has passed her crown.

clock October 14, 2010Rachel Brown


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The Markets

Ralph Lauren Corp. to Fold Denim & Supply Into Polo Brand

clock September 22, 2016Vicki M. Young

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