Chelsea Passage Shows New Barneys Strategy

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Though a small piece of the business, the Chelsea Passage department at Barneys New York is still a part of the big picture strategy for the specialty chain.SEE LIST BELOW FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

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Eric Wiseman

Business Features

Timberland Lifts VF in 3Q

The company raises fiscal year 2011 guidance, with adjusted earnings per share now expected at $8.15.

clock October 24, 2011Arnold J. Karr and Vicki M. Young

A Tommy Hilfiger men’s look.

Designer and Luxury

Tommy Hilfiger Group Taking Tailored Clothing In-house

The brand is ending its license with Holy Fashion Group, which has produced the range since its European launch in October 1998.

clock October 24, 2011Melissa Drier

Shida Tatsuya RTW Spring 2012

Fashion Features

Japan Fashion Week Wraps Up

Attendance figures for the Tokyo shows grew at a double-digit clip compared to a year ago.

clock October 24, 2011Kelly Wetherille

Iman in Rachel Zoe Collection with Ottavio Missoni


Iman, Missoni Earn Spots on the Walk of Style

The supermodel and the extended Italian fashion clan were honored on Rodeo Drive.

clock October 24, 2011Marcy Medina

The Tiffany & Co blue box

Business Features

Tiffany & Co. Backs Christian Louboutin in Red Trademark Case

Tiffany’s brief, called an amicus curiae, focuses on the notion that a color can be trademarked.

clock October 24, 2011Alexandra Steigrad

Perry Farrell


Talking Style With Perry Farrell

The Jane’s Addiction frontman opens up about the band’s return and his fashion habits.

clock October 24, 2011Tara Bonet-Black

Bill White, Julian Niccolini and Bryan Eure.


Bill White and Bryan Eure’s Big, Fat Gay Wedding

The couple wed on Sunday and celebrated with several hundred friends and a few reporters.

clock October 24, 2011David Lipke


NRF: Online Sales Momentum Seen Building for Holiday

More than two-thirds of retailers surveyed are expecting increases of 15% or more online.

clock October 24, 2011Arnold J. Karr

Tony Melillo

Fashion Features

Tony Melillo to Launch High-End T-shirt Line

For spring, the designer is making his passion public with ATM, a line of men’s and women’s high-fashion T-shirts.

clock October 24, 2011Jean E. Palmieri


Luxottica Profits Climb 9.1%

Company was boosted by a “prolonged” sun season, surging sales in emerging markets and a positive performance at retail and wholesale.

clock October 24, 2011WWD Staff


Wal-Mart China Case Raises Fears

Questions remain about how the company will move forward and whether it was the target of a growing sentiment against foreign businesses.

clock October 24, 2011Kathleen E. McLaughlin and Sharon Edelson

Brood's spring 2012 collection

Fashion Features

Brood RTW Spring 2012

Serkan Sarier continued to evolve the sporty treatment of a couture aesthetic he has established for his nascent label.

clock October 24, 2011WWD Staff


Coach Buys Back Taiwan Distribution

The handbag company looks to pick up more marketshare in Asia.

clock October 25, 2011Alexandra Steigrad


Fiber Price Sheet: October 25, 2011

The last Tuesday of every month, WWD publishes the current, month-ago and year-ago fiber prices.

clock October 25, 2011WWD Staff

Roping from the Wai Hung Weaving Factory


Looking for Deals and Delights in L.A.

Textile and trim vendors at the Los Angeles International Textile Show offered lower-priced fabrics and novelty items.

clock October 25, 2011Khanh T.L. Tran

Human Resources

Saks Off 5th Taps Peter Rizzo for SVP Post

The post of senior vice president and creative director, merchandising, is a new role within Saks Inc.’s burgeoning off-price division.

clock October 25, 2011David Moin

A night time aerial view of the Morocco Mall

Real Estate

Morocco Mall Slated to Open in December

The shell-shaped shopping center will be one of the 20 largest in the world, stretching over 24,700 acres and featuring 350 shops.

clock October 25, 2011Sharon Edelson

Fashion Scoops

Prada to Launch Jewelry Collection in November

Miuccia Prada unconventionally mixed and matched some of the brand’s iconic materials, including leather, crocodile and metallic studs.

clock October 25, 2011WWD Staff

Fashion Scoops

René Gruau Illustrations to Be Auctioned at Christie’s

The 20 fashion illustrations, many of which date from 1950, are of dresses by Dior, Balenciaga, Castillo for Lanvin and others.

clock October 25, 2011WWD Staff

Fashion Scoops

Two by Two for AIDS and Art Sets Fund-raising Record

The event, benefiting amfAR and the Dallas Museum of Art, reaped a record $4.8 million Saturday.

clock October 25, 2011WWD Staff

Fashion Scoops

Hilco Ireland Acquires A|Wear

Though terms of the deal were not disclosed, the transaction is believed to be for at least 70 million euros, or $94.6 million at exchange rates.

clock October 25, 2011WWD Staff

Fashion Scoops

Feed, Links of London Team Up for Jewelry Launch

Proceeds from sales of the color cord friendship bracelets will go to food charities for children.

clock October 25, 2011WWD Staff

Fashion Scoops

Norwegian-American Chamber of Commerce Hosts Luncheon

King Harald V and Queen Sonja of Norway were the guests of honor at the annual gala at The Pierre hotel.

clock October 25, 2011WWD Staff

The Huffington Post’s Parentlode.


Huffington Post Launches Parentlode Blog

New York Times lawyers sent a cease-and-desist letter to Arianna Huffington on Monday, claiming the new blog is a rip-off of the Times blog Motherlode.

clock October 25, 2011John Koblin

With children’s and baby offerings, Barneys sustains an exclusive appeal.


Barneys New York Plans Chelsea Passage Expansion

Though a small piece of the business, the department is still a part of the big picture strategy for the retailer.

clock October 25, 2011David Moin

Ralph Lauren with Oprah Winfrey in Ralph Lauren.


Ralph Lauren, Oprah Winfrey Chat for Charity

The benefit event at Alice Tully Hall at Lincoln Center drew a veritable power list from the intersecting worlds of media and fashion.

clock October 25, 2011WWD Staff

Fashion Scoops

Peter Koral Returning to Denim Business?

Former partner in Seven For All Mankind is close to inking a deal with a hot British jeans brand.

clock October 25, 2011WWD Staff


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