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Presidential Election Seen Clouding the Spending Picture

Studies show that shoppers are both ready to spend for the holidays and holding off because of the election.

clock 2hDavid Moin and Evan Clark


Brooks Brothers Buys Alexis Bittar Jewelry Business

The retailer's Carolee division will operate the newly acquired label.

clock 2hJean E. Palmieri


Gigi Hadid on Bootie Collaboration With Stuart Weitzman

Gigi Hadid on her collaboration with Stuart Weitzman and the corresponding James Franco-directed film in which she boxes in heels.

clock 8hSophia Chabbott

Black Friday Weekend Sets New Highs

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A record 226 million shoppers visited stores and Web sites over the long weekend, and many retailers reported business surpassed last year’s.SEE LIST BELOW FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

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Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana


Dolce, Gabbana Tax Evasion Ruling Is Overturned

The decision means the designers will have a new preliminary hearing in front of a new judge.

clock November 27, 2011Luisa Zargani

Stella McCartney lingerie


Stella McCartney’s Take on Lingerie

The designer previewed her fall 2012 intimates collection, which she described as a “nearly nude wearing experience.”

clock November 24, 2011Karyn Monget

Justin Bieber fans outside Rockefeller Center.

Fashion Features

They Are Wearing: Justin Bieber’s ‘Today’ Performance

More than 15,000 exuberant fans lined up overnight outside Rockefeller Center, hoping to catch a glimpse of the pop star performing live.

clock November 23, 2011WWD Staff

Dennis Basso and Michael Cominotto


Dennis Basso Ties the Knot

Event was The Pierre’s first same-sex wedding in its 81-year history.

clock November 23, 2011Rosemary Feitelberg and Bobbi Queen

Lanvin's new children’s wear range, Lanvin Petite

Fashion Scoops

Lanvin Sets Recipe Contest

Search for best cake coincides with retail debut of children’s wear.

clock November 24, 2011WWD Staff


Western Retailers Weigh In on India’s Global Initiative

The Indian union cabinet agreed to allow 51 percent foreign direct investment in multibrand retail and 100 percent FDI in monobrand retail.

clock November 27, 2011Samantha Conti and Joelle Diderich and Alessandra Turra and Mayu Saini

Bernard Arnault

Fashion Scoops

Bernard Arnault Readies Moynat Revival

Trunk maker poised to open a boutique in Paris.

clock November 25, 2011Miles Socha

Fashion Scoops

Gang Steals Louis Vuitton Goods From Paris Airport

Thieves make off with merchandise estimated at several thousand euros.

clock November 27, 2011WWD Staff

Inside Macy's.

Marketing and Promotion

Black Friday Weekend Sets New Highs

A record 226 million shoppers visited stores and Web sites over the long weekend, and many retailers reported business surpassed last year’s.

clock November 27, 2011David Moin and Sharon Edelson and Vicki M. Young and Jean E. Palmieri and Rachel Brown


New Model Reality Show Set to Debut

“Scouted” shows what it takes to turn the girl next door into a professional model.

clock November 28, 2011Amy Wicks

An image from the spring Bally campaign.

Marketing and Promotion

Bally Heads to Gstaad for Spring Campaign

Models are pictured feeding goats and gazing through binoculars at snow-capped mountains.

clock November 28, 2011Samantha Conti

Fashion Scoops

Americans for Marriage Equality Readies for Launch

Julianne Moore, Uma Thurman and Anna Wintour are among the prominent figures slated to headline the launch party for the public engagement initiative.

clock November 28, 2011WWD Staff


Today's Must Read

A look from Deveaux and F.S.Z., which will be offered on Continuum


Liberty Fairs Creates E-commerce Site With Farfetch

clock 12hJean E. Palmieri

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