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Fashion Crowd Raises Record Amount at amfAR Gala

Heather Graham, Adriana Lima, Dita Von Teese and Lottie Moss were among the evening's guests at the 2016 amfAR gala at Milan Fashion Week.

clock 9hJoelle Diderich

Fashion

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 September 24, 2016Bridget Foley

Fashion

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

Xcel Brands Buys Mizrahi for $31.5M

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Overview

Isaac Mizrahi has a new backer in Xcel Brands Inc., which has acquired the designer’s licensing business for $31.5 million.SEE LIST BELOW FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

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Fashion Scoops

Valentino Hosts Lunch at NYC Boutique

Event was held in collaboration with Graff and the Museum of the City of New York.

clock September 28, 2011WWD Staff

Financial

H&M Profit Slips 15 Percent in Quarter

Swedish retailer plans to increase net store openings this year to 265 from 250 previously.

clock September 29, 2011Joelle Diderich

Fashion Scoops

Front Row at Balenciaga Spring 2012

Collapsing benches upstaged celebrities, with some editors falling flat on their backs.

clock September 29, 2011WWD Staff

Fashion Scoops

William and Kate Open Hospital in Surrey

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge made one of their rare public appearances Thursday to open a children’s cancer unit at The Royal Marsden hospital.

clock September 29, 2011WWD Staff

Fashion Scoops

Karl’s Book For Hogan

For his third collaboration with Hogan, Karl Lagerfeld will unveil a 32-page book.

clock September 29, 2011WWD Staff

Fashion

Yoshiyuki Miyamae Takes Reins at Issey Miyake

WWD chats with the new head of women’s design as he finalizes preparation for his runway debut on Sunday.

clock September 29, 2011Amanda Kaiser

People

Rachel Hovnanian’s Savage Beauty

The artist’s work mines the anxiety-ridden relationship women have with their appearance.

clock September 29, 2011Alessandra Codinha

Fashion Scoops

Dior Remains Tight-Lipped About Galliano Successor

Chief executive Sidney Toledano assured that an announcement is “several weeks” away.

clock September 29, 2011WWD Staff

Fashion Scoops

Front Row at Nina Ricci

Arianne Phillips celebrated her return to full-time fashion styling by hitting Paris Fashion Week.

clock September 29, 2011WWD Staff

Design

St. Regis, Christian Dior Team for Atelier Accommodations

The Manhattan hotel has unveiled its new suite.

clock September 29, 2011Taylor Harris

Memo Pad

Q&A: Catching Up With Frank Rich

WWD chatted with the once-a-month New York Magazine writer and former Times columnist at a recent party held in his honor.

clock September 29, 2011John Koblin

Marketing and Trends

Travel Retail Finds Silver Lining in Asia

Despite a wobbling global economy, the news at the Tax Free World Association’s annual meeting was upbeat.

clock September 30, 2011Pete Born and Jennifer Weil

Mergers and Acquisitions

Xcel Brands Buys Mizrahi for $31.5M

The company is also going public through a reverse merger transaction separate from its acquisition of Mizrahi.

clock September 30, 2011Vicki M. Young

Fragrance

Making Scents With Selena Gomez

The 19-year-old actress, singer and entrepreneur is giving her fans the chance to shape the fragrance she’s developing with Adrenalina Inc. for spring launch.

clock September 30, 2011Julie Naughton

Fashion Scoops

Sun European Partners Acquires Alexon

Brands included under the umbrella of the U.K.-based women’s apparel retailer include Ann Harvey, Kaliko and Dash.

clock September 30, 2011WWD Staff

Fashion Scoops

A Book Party for Marc Rosen

The perfume bottle designer signed copies of his soon-to-be-published book, “Glamour Icons: Perfume Bottle Design,” at the Palm Court at The Plaza hotel.

clock September 30, 2011WWD Staff

Trends

Paris Collections Spring 2012: Day Two

Inspired by everything from architecture to Sixties couture to Patti Smith, designers kept things fresh and exciting on the runways.

clock September 30, 2011WWD Staff

Essentialist

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The Markets

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

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