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Burkini Ban Rejected by French High Court

Rights groups applaud the decision as a victory for individual and religious freedom.

clock 4hMiles Socha

Business

Prada Profits Slump 25% in H1

Revenues dropped 15 percent, despite the "first signs of improving trends in mainland China.”

clock 5hGordon Sirlisi

Beauty

Stash SJP Brings Edge to Celeb Scent Game

SJP's unexpected strategy to face celeb fragrance fallout.

clock 14hRachel Strugatz

The J.Lo Beauty Machine

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Overview

There’s this thing called love — and it’s a common thread Jennifer Lopez says unifies everything she does, from her music and her family to her business endeavors.SEE LIST BELOW FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

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Financial

Keeping Up With Demand Key for Hermès in 2012

The French luxury brand beat its sales target in 2011 on the back of a better-than-expected performance during the crucial year-end holiday season.

clock February 9, 2012Joelle Diderich

Financial

Hugo Boss Profits Surge in 4th Qtr., Year

Group generated a 53 percent increase in net profits in 2011 on a 9 percent gain in sales.

clock February 9, 2012Melissa Drier

Parties

Interview Germany Hosts Launch Party

Berlin event attracts the likes of Julian Schnabel and Naomi Campbell.

clock February 9, 2012Melissa Drier

Fashion Show Reviews

Rachel Comey RTW Fall 2012

Continuing her clever plays on texture from last season, the designer sent out plenty of fresh fall options.

clock February 9, 2012WWD Staff

Front Row at BCBG Max Azria

One of the first shows of the week saw Erin Wasson, Jessica White, Camilla Romestrand and Giada DeLaurentiis sitting front and center.

clock February 9, 2012Rachel Strugatz

Fashion

DKNY Men’s RTW Fall 2012

The collection was versatile enough to go from day to night, work to play.

clock February 9, 2012WWD Staff

Fashion

Tim Coppens Men’s Fall 2012

Fresh from his Ecco Domani win, the designer presented a collection that was a blend of utilitarianism, athleticism and tailored clothing.

clock February 9, 2012WWD Staff

Fashion Show Reviews

BCBG Max Azria RTW Fall 2012

The show notes cited Bauhaus style as a primary inspiration for Max and Lubov Azria’s fall collection.

clock February 9, 2012WWD Staff

Lifestyle

Reed Krakoff: One Chair

The designer’s installation of chairs will be on display at Jeanne Greenberg Rohatyn’s gallery, Salon 94, until March 2.

clock February 9, 2012Marc Karimzadeh

Fashion Show Reviews

TSE RTW Fall 2012

Inspired by decorative glass from the 19th century, Brian Reyes manipulated cashmere into a feminine yet crafty collection with lots of texture and layers.

clock February 9, 2012WWD Staff

Fashion Show Reviews

Richard Chai Love RTW Fall 2012

The Love lineup had a lot of men’s wear influences which he softened with printed dresses, slouchy trousers and a sheer pleated skirt.

clock February 9, 2012WWD Staff

Beauty Features

Celebs Step Out for The Heart Truth Red Dress Collection Fall 2012

Rose McGowan, Minka Kelly, Christie Brinkley and Chaka Khan hit the runway for the charity.

clock February 9, 2012Rosemary Feitelberg

Fashion Show Reviews

Jenni Kayne RTW Fall 2012

Well versed in putting her own spin on tradition, the designer turned an aristocratic-English-hunting-party wardrobe on its ear to great effect.

clock February 9, 2012WWD Staff

People

Fergie’s New Wet ‘n’ Wild Gig

The front woman for The Black Eyed Peas will serve as the brand’s first celebrity spokeswoman in its 33-year history.

clock February 9, 2012Rachel Brown

Parties

AmfAR’s New York Gala Heralds New York Fashion Week

The AIDS charity’s annual black tie function drew a glitzy crowd Wednesday.

clock February 9, 2012Matthew Lynch

Fashion

Duckie Brown Men’s RTW Fall 2012

Steven Cox and Daniel Silver continued the exploration of their silhouette for fall of oversize voluminous pants paired with well-tailored jackets.

clock February 9, 2012WWD Staff

Fashion Show Reviews

Kimberly Ovitz RTW Fall 2012

The designer created a tribal vibe via thick, glazed leather biker jackets and faux furs worn over draped jerseys that clung to the body.

clock February 9, 2012WWD Staff

Fashion Show Reviews

Juan Carlos Obando RTW Fall 2012

The designer bid adieu to his draped looks from last season and opted for a more modern, streamlined aesthetic for fall.

clock February 9, 2012WWD Staff

Designer and Luxury

Calvin Klein, Calvin Klein Inc. Donate $2 Million to FIT

The donation represents the largest gift that the Fashion Institute of Technology has ever received from an alumnus.

clock February 9, 2012Lisa Lockwood

Fashion Show Reviews

Honor RTW Fall 2012

Giovanna Randall’s collection included some trends of the season, but she still gave them her own chic, ladylike stamp.

clock February 9, 2012WWD Staff

Designer and Luxury

Les Copains Taps Alessandro Dell’Acqua

His first collection will bow on Feb. 24 with a show during Milan Fashion Week.

clock February 9, 2012Luisa Zargani

Fashion

Joseph Abboud Men’s RTW Fall 2012

In his debut runway collection, Bernardo Rojo eschewed the roots of the Joseph Abboud brand for his unique take on outfitting the modern globe-trotting man.

clock February 9, 2012WWD Staff

Fragrance

Getting to the Heart of J.Lo

Jennifer Lopez talks about everything from her irritation with the prying press to her children on the eve of launching her 18th fragrance, Glowing.

clock February 9, 2012Julie Naughton and Pete Born

Fragrance

Freeman Beauty Acquires Two Brands

With acquisition, beauty company gains access to the plant stem cell technology used in Eclos, as well as the regimen products associated with c. Booth.

clock February 10, 2012Faye Brookman

Denim

True Religion Net Falls 8.4%

On Thursday the firm released fourth-quarter earnings that unexpectedly declined and sales that, while higher, fell short of estimates.

clock February 10, 2012Arnold J. Karr

Fashion Scoops

Tommy Hilfiger Front Row to Follow Designer to Armory

WWD hears that Victor Cruz, breakout star of the Super Bowl-champion New York Giants, will be front and center when the men walk today.

clock February 10, 2012WWD Staff

Fashion Scoops

Macy’s vs. Martha, the Latest Development

Lawyers for Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia Inc. asked a New York state court to disregard Macy’s Inc.’s subpoena of Robin Marino.

clock February 10, 2012Alexandra Steigrad

Fashion Scoops

Marta Ortega to Wed in Zara Dress

The daughter of Inditex founder Amancio Ortega will marry fellow equestrian Sergio Alvarez on Feb. 18.

clock February 10, 2012Barbara Barker

Fashion Scoops

Nicole Miller Shoes Stopped by U.S. Customs

The designer was understandably nervous when officials refused to release 20 pairs of snake-printed shoes she had made for her show.

clock February 10, 2012Rosemary Feitelberg

Fashion Scoops

Galeria Melissa Fetes SoHo Flagship

A slew of Brazilian models and some more local notable names, including Marc Jacobs and Dita Von Teese, attended.

clock February 10, 2012Alessandra Codinha

Fashion Scoops

Club Monaco, Blogger Tommy Ton Partner on Bags

The limited edition women’s messenger bag and a men’s backpack are making their debut this fashion week.

clock February 10, 2012David Lipke

Fashion Scoops

Christian Louboutin Takes Anniversary Tour West

The designer continued his whirl of public appearances to celebrate his 20th anniversary collection on Friday at Neiman Marcus Beverly Hills.

clock February 10, 2012Marcy Medina

Memo Pad

Tory Burch vs. Christopher Burch Legal Battle to Come?

The media world is aflutter over reports that Christopher Burch’s new concept, C. Wonder, has ruffled Tory Burch’s feathers.

clock February 10, 2012Alexandra Steigrad

Fashion Show Reviews

Creatures of the Wind RTW Fall 2012

It was the definition of eclectic — never repetitive yet, as a whole, everything made sense.

clock February 9, 2012WWD Staff

Memo Pad

Nordstrom to Live-Stream Jason Wu Runway Show

Additionally, the designer’s mood boards have been posted to social channels and there’s a Q&A with Wu on the retailer’s Web site.

clock February 10, 2012Sharon Edelson

Parties

Vice Magazine Fetes Fashion Issue With Dog Fashion Show

The issue’s cover is an Italian greyhound wearing a canine bondage suit (complete with zippered headpiece), against a white backdrop.

clock February 10, 2012Alessandra Codinha

Designer and Luxury

The Return of Miguel Adrover

The designer is back on the scene for fall — and he’s still doing it his own way.

clock February 10, 2012Marc Karimzadeh

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