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Marc Jacobs Moves Show Time, Venue

Marc Jacobs is moving his spring 2017 show to the Hammerstein Ballroom.

clock 7hJessica Iredale

Retail

Inside Rick Owens’ New SoHo Store

His new New York store is on the corner of Howard Street and Crosby Street in SoHo.

clock August 28, 2016Jessica Iredale

Fashion

Brunello Cucinelli’s Fall 2016 Collection Stolen

The menswear line had been deducted from the brand’s Milanese showroom.

clock 9hSandra Salibian

Talbots Shares Soar as Buyers Circle Firm

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Overview

Shares of Talbots shot up 50 cents, or 18.6 percent, to $3.19 Friday following reports that TPG and Golden Gate Capital were mulling bids to buy the troubled firm.SEE LIST BELOW FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

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Executive Changes

G-III Taps Karen Greenberg

She will report to Sammy Aaron, chief executive officer of the Calvin Klein sportswear business.

clock January 22, 2012WWD Staff

Fashion

Ami Men’s RTW Fall 2012

Designer Alexandre Mattiussi described his collection as fit for “a weekend in Normandy with friends.”

clock January 18, 2012WWD Staff

Fashion

Loewe Men’s RTW Fall 2012

“We’re trying to make everything quite rare and unique,” said Loewe’s creative director Stuart Vevers, who put the spotlight on outerwear this season.

clock January 19, 2012WWD Staff

Fashion

Balenciaga Men’s RTW Fall 2012

The music scene in the late Seventies/early Eighties was inspiration for Nicolas Ghesquière’s sleeker and chic collection.

clock January 19, 2012WWD Staff

Fashion

Balmain Men’s RTW Fall 2012

This collection marked a richer, more refined interpretation of Balmain’s raffish men’s style.

clock January 19, 2012WWD Staff

Fashion

Adam Kimmel Men’s RTW Fall 2012

The designer’s usual crew of models and civilians filed out in understated designs that were pretty much standard issue.

clock January 19, 2012WWD Staff

In the Spotlight at Yves Saint Laurent Men’s Show

Actors Samuel Benchetrit and Nicolas Maury were in attendance.

clock January 20, 2012Joelle Diderich

Fashion

Yves Saint Laurent Men’s RTW Fall 2012

Stefano Pilati served up a younger take on chic dressing, with undercurrents of sex and aggression.

clock January 20, 2012WWD Staff

Executive Changes

Wal-Mart Names New Sam’s Club CEO

Rosalind Brewer to take over unit.

clock January 22, 2012Sharon Edelson

Fashion

Junya Watanabe Men’s RTW Fall 2012

The designer continued to indulge his fascination with American work wear.

clock January 20, 2012WWD Staff

Couture

Couture Houses See Rapid Growth

Economic turbulence be damned: High fashion enters 2012 in ruddy health.

clock January 20, 2012Miles Socha and Luisa Zargani

Fashion

Kris Van Assche Men’s RTW Fall 2012

Kris Van Assche nailed the back-to-work trend by focusing on crisp tailored jackets and great outerwear.

clock January 20, 2012WWD Staff

Fashion

Comme des Garçons Homme Plus Men’s RTW Fall 2012

Rei Kawakubo seemed to summon a punkish, yet romantic Victorian schoolboy as her muse this season, in a collection that blurred gender lines.

clock January 20, 2012WWD Staff

Parties

VIP Vintage at the Winter Antiques Opening Party

The Park Avenue Armory hosted its annual antique show preview bash.

clock January 20, 2012Alessandra Codinha

Fashion

Givenchy Men’s RTW Fall 2012

Riccardo Tisci unfurled another high-energy, sexually charged show.

clock January 20, 2012WWD Staff

Fashion Show Reviews

Marni Pre-Fall 2012

Consuelo Castiglioni put her signature, quirky touch on traditional winter fabrics.

clock January 20, 2012WWD Staff

Fashion

John Galliano Men’s RTW Fall 2012

Creative director Bill Gaytten is laying the foundations for a more retail friendly evolution on the house’s rebellious DNA.

clock January 20, 2012WWD Staff

Mass and Off-Price

Target Presses Vendors on Pricing

A research note said the retailer recently sent a letter to its vendors indicating that to compete effectively, it was changing its pricing strategy.

clock January 22, 2012Vicki M. Young

Executive Changes

Lancel Said Considering CEO Move

Firm’s current ceo, Marc Lelandais, and parent Compagnie Financière Richemont, “have come to identify differences of views on major matters.”

clock January 20, 2012Katya Foreman

Fashion

Berluti Men’s RTW Fall 2012

The cult footwear brand unveiled a complete collection.

clock January 21, 2012Miles Socha

Studs Turn Out for Givenchy

Bullfighter José María Manzanares was among the front row guests.

clock January 20, 2012Joelle Diderich

Fashion

Maison Martin Margiela Men’s RTW Fall 2012

This collection was an exercise in reworking house classics.

clock January 21, 2012WWD Staff

Fashion

Dior Homme RTW Fall 2012

Kris Van Assche mined a military theme at Dior.

clock January 21, 2012WWD Staff

Fashion

Kenzo Men’s RTW Fall 2012

Humberto Leon and Carol Lim’s men’s debut for the label was hip, upbeat and polished.

clock January 21, 2012WWD Staff

Fashion

Ann Demeulemeester Men’s RTW Fall 2012

A thumping Iggy Pop soundtrack accompanied Demeulemeester’s usual suspects — romantic rockers looking as handsome as ever.

clock January 21, 2012WWD Staff

Parties

Chanel Hits Las Vegas

The house debuted Numéros Privés, the eight-day, invitation-only installation mounted at the Wynn Las Vegas with a lavish party.

clock January 21, 2012Jessica Iredale

Front Row at Dior Homme

Jared Leto and Karl Lagerfeld were among front-row guests.

clock January 21, 2012Katya Foreman and Joelle Diderich

Fashion

Miharayasuhiro Men’s RTW Fall 2012

The designer’s restrained use of military reference and sly fusions of East-meets-West elements looked totally fresh.

clock January 21, 2012WWD Staff

Fashion

Hermès Men’s RTW Fall 2012

Crocodile skin, gossamer cashmere knits, super 120s wool: In terms of luxury materials, the fall collection was as indulgent as a Roman feast.

clock January 21, 2012WWD Staff

Fashion

Raf Simons Men’s RTW Fall 2012

The main statement for Raf Simons’ fall collection, was oversized tailoring: Suit jackets and chunky overcoats.

clock January 21, 2012WWD Staff

Fashion

Lanvin Men’s RTW Fall 2012

The label’s man spruced up for fall without abandoning his affection for technical sportswear.

clock January 22, 2012WWD Staff

Fashion

Paul Smith Men’s RTW Fall 2012

The designer put a cool, modern spin on the rugged fabrics he employed.

clock January 22, 2012WWD Staff

Financial

Ralph Bartel Raises Stake in Lanvin

The entrepreneur increased his stake in the fast-growing fashion house to 25 percent from 12.5 percent.

clock January 22, 2012Miles Socha

Intimates and Activewear

Undercurrents: Business Models… Glam Gams…

Business Briefs from the underworld.

clock January 23, 2012WWD Staff

Government and Trade

Italy’s Hosiery Woes

The country’s hosiery makers face challenges on several key fronts, from imports to rising prices and warm weather.

clock January 23, 2012Cynthia Martens

Intimates and Activewear

Hot Sox: A Colorful Story

The legwear company is introducing several collections and revamping its Web site, keeping its artful approach at the forefront.

clock January 23, 2012Karyn Monget

Intimates and Activewear

Victoria’s Secret Positive Comps Trend Continues

Retailer just posted its 24th consecutive month of comparable-store sales gains.

clock January 23, 2012Vicki M. Young

Department Stores

Marché Makeover

Luxury department store Le Bon Marché has given its lingerie space a redo.

clock January 23, 2012Natasha Montrose

Business Features

Indian Love Call

The lingerie market is on the verge of breaking out in India.

clock January 23, 2012Mayu Saini

Intimates and Activewear

It’s Not You, It’s Me

Celebrities come clean about whether they wear lingerie for themselves or for a significant other.

clock January 23, 2012Lexy Lebsack

Fashion

Thom Browne Men’s RTW Fall 2012

The American fashion prankster paraded two breeds of tough guy: the S&M punk and the bulked-up American sportsman.

clock January 22, 2012WWD Staff

Intimates and Activewear

Intimates Trend: Lace Yourself

The innerwear classic is often layered atop contrasting fabrics for double coverage.

clock January 23, 2012WWD Staff

Intimates and Activewear

Intimates Trend: Purple Reign

The rich jewel tone gives even girly socks a certain sensuality.

clock January 23, 2012WWD Staff

Intimates and Activewear

Intimates Trend: Body Language

From control-top hosiery to body-gripping shapers, slender is the goal.

clock January 23, 2012WWD Staff

Intimates and Activewear

Extreme Lingerie

One girl’s chic is the next girl’s freak.

clock January 23, 2012Jessica Iredale and Kelly Wetherille

Digital

KCD Readies Digital Platform for Runway

The site, at Digitalfashionshows.com, will provide designers with a central hub to stage online shows via pretaped segments.

clock January 23, 2012David Lipke

Footwear

Sigerson Morrison Returns With a New Look, Web Site

After mysteriously disappearing last fall, the footwear brand is being strategic about its comeback.

clock January 23, 2012Rachel Strugatz

Designer and Luxury

Another Lapidus in Fashion

Ted Ladpidus’ daughter strikes out on her own.

clock January 23, 2012Rosemary Feitelberg

Memo Pad

Reality Weekly’s Tough Launch

It’s harder than ever to compete in the celebrity weekly category.

clock January 23, 2012Amy Wicks

Memo Pad

Agent Provocateur’s Soft Focus

The luxury lingerie brand is exploring a more romantic side for spring.

clock January 23, 2012Nina Jones

Fashion Scoops

De Lesquen Said Headed to Dior

According to market sources, the executive is to take up a position with Dior in China.

clock January 23, 2012WWD Staff

Fashion Scoops

Tod’s to Unveil New Shoe Design

A launch party will take place during Paris couture week.

clock January 23, 2012WWD Staff

Legal

Perfume Retailer Sentenced to Jail

Vikram Datta laundered over $25 million in cash for a Mexican Drug Cartel.

clock January 23, 2012Alexandra Steigrad

Fashion Scoops

Bally Inks Deal With TWC-L’Amy

Licensing deal is for the development and distribution of a collection of optical frames and sunglasses.

clock January 23, 2012Samantha Conti

Specialty Stores

Banana Republic Links With Trina Turk

The Gap Inc. division is partnering with the designer on a 60-piece collection that highlights her Palm Springs aesthetic.

clock January 23, 2012Sharon Edelson

Financial

Talbots Shares Soar as Buyers Circle Firm

The company is looking to take bids later next month.

clock January 23, 2012Evan Clark and Vicki M. Young

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