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Hong Kong Loses Ralph Lauren Flagship, Braces for More Closures

Ralph Lauren quietly shuttered its two-year-old 20,000-square-foot store last week. Other brands are expected to close boutiques in a city that has lost its luster for cash-rich mainland Chinese tourists.

clock 14hAmanda Kaiser and Tiffany Ap

Beauty

WWD Beauty Inc Honors the Industry’s Best for 2016

The 15th-annual awards ceremony recognized the accomplishments of a cross section of beauty executives.

clock 21hLayla Ilchi

Business

Michael Jordan Wins Trademark Case in China

The decision could be a landmark ruling for Western brands in China.

clock December 8, 2016Nyima Pratten

Fake Hermès Ring Busted In France

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Overview

The French national police dismantled an international crime ring that produced counterfeit versions of several of its bags with the help of the luxury house’s employees.SEE LIST BELOW FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

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Rebecca Minkoff Resort 2013

Fashion Show Reviews

Rebecca Minkoff Resort 2013

Retro surf met rock ’n’ roll in the designer’s resort collection.

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Jill Stuart Resort 2013

Fashion Show Reviews

Jill Stuart Resort 2013

English gardens, Corrine Day photographs and tea dresses were among the designer’s resort inspirations.

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Cynthia Steffe Resort 2013

Fashion Show Reviews

Cynthia Steffe Resort 2013

The contemporary label is now focusing on dresses, and the resort lineup included some lovely options for girly girls.

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Erin Fetherston Resort 2013

Fashion Show Reviews

Erin Fetherston Resort 2013

The collection was all about colorful party dresses.

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Cynthia Rowley Resort 2013

Fashion Show Reviews

Cynthia Rowley Resort 2013

Mylar balloons were the inspiration, giving way to tops and jacquards in foil-like fabrics.

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Nonoo Resort 2013

Fashion Show Reviews

Nonoo Resort 2013

“Quirky and frivolous” is how Misha Nonoo described her resort collection.

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Nanette Lepore Resort 2013

Fashion Show Reviews

Nanette Lepore Resort 2013

For resort, Nanette Lepore translated geometric visuals into great shorts and trousers.

clock June 12, 2012WWD Staff

A still from Morgenthal Frederics new advertising campaign featuring Norman Reedus.

Marketing and Promotion

Morgenthal Frederics’ Renewed Vision

The eyewear brand sets its sights on expansion with new ad campaign and website.

clock June 13, 2012Alexandra Steigrad

Tibi Resort 2013

Fashion Show Reviews

Tibi Resort 2013

It was an under-the-sea affair at Tibi, where the designer Amy Smilovic showed all sorts of artsy ocean creatures

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Alice + Olivia Resort 2013

Fashion Show Reviews

Alice + Olivia Resort 2013

Stacey Bendet said her resort lineup is “all about the cold city and all of a sudden being in a tropical paradise.”

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Retail

Carrefour Sells Stake in Greek Venture

Under the reorganization, Carrefour Marinopolous will become the exclusive franchisee of Carrefour in Greece, Cyprus, Bulgaria and other Balkan countries.

clock June 15, 2012Joelle Diderich

Hackett London Men's RTW Spring 2013

Fashion

Hackett London Men’s RTW Spring 2013

Jeremy Hackett pulled his inspirations straight from the pages of “The Great Gatsby” and “Brideshead Revisited.”

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Topman Design Men's RTW Spring 2013

Fashion

Topman Design Men’s RTW Spring 2013

Short trousers, bright graffiti prints and a rainbow of colors dominated this collection.

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Ruta Gedmintas and Luke Treadaway

Parties

Tommy Hilfiger Hosts Party in London

American designer toasts the start of the men’s shows.

clock June 17, 2012Nina Jones

Hermès Birkin bag

Handbags

Hermès Hails Breakup of Fake Bag Ring

Several past and present employees were involved in the scheme.

clock June 17, 2012Joelle Diderich and Alexandra Steigrad

Stephen Webster

Fashion Scoops

Stephen Webster Strikes ‘Gold’

Jewelry designer shows men’s line in London bar.

clock June 17, 2012Nina Jones

Rebecca Taylor Resort 2013

Fashion Show Reviews

Rebecca Taylor Resort 2013

White set against neons was the main theme at Rebecca Taylor this season.

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C&T Costello Taglipietra Resort 2013

Fashion Show Reviews

C&T Costello Taglipietra Resort 2013

For resort, Robert Tagliapietra and Jeffrey Costello began with a snake print that they reworked and painted for a textural, almost floral, effect.

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A rendering of Saks' expanded shoe floor.

Retail

Saks Revamps Shoe Strategy

The department store is growing its footwear footprint with a refurbished and expanded 8th-floor shoe department in the works.

clock June 18, 2012David Moin

Shanina Shaik with Julia Nobis in Proenza Schouler.

Parties

Oz Fest: Australians in New York Host Fashion Fete

The cultural exchange foundation held its fourth annual summer party at the Crosby Street Hotel on Thursday.

clock June 15, 2012Emma Ward

Spencer Hart Men's RTW Spring 2013

Fashion

Spencer Hart Men’s RTW Spring 2013

Designer Nick Hart stuck to the clean tailoring that has become a signature of his label.

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The sartorial vibe in East London.

Fashion Features

They Are Wearing: East London

Away from the city’s stiffness and the West Side’s luxurious bonanza, East Londoners prove that bad boys grow up, and that unconventional can mean elegant.

clock June 18, 2012Alessandra Turra

Fashion Scoops

Sarah Burton to Receive OBE

The designer will be honored on Queen Elizabeth’s birthday.

clock June 15, 2012Samantha Conti

Media

Time Inc. Reorganizing Sports Group

Layoffs are likely imminent in the next month.

clock June 15, 2012Amy Wicks

Story overhauls its interior every four to eight weeks.

Retail

Rachel Shechtman’s New York Story

She helped Bliss Spa, Gilt Groupe and Toms Shoes with strategic marketing before opening Story, an unconventional boutique in West Chelsea.

clock June 15, 2012Rosemary Feitelberg

Media

Time Magazine Expects Bump in Sales

This week’s cover story on immigration reform was perfectly timed to a new White House immigration policy that was unveiled Friday morning.

clock June 15, 2012Erik Maza

E. Tautz Men's RTW Spring 2013

Fashion

E. Tautz Men’s RTW Spring 2013

Designer Patrick Grant was inspired by the exploits of the late explorer Wilfred Thesiger.

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Katie Eary Men's RTW Spring 2013

Fashion

Katie Eary Men’s RTW Spring 2013

This high-energy collection inspired by California skater kids was packed with baggy silhouettes and loud aquatic prints.

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Jonathan Saunders Men's RTW Spring 2013

Fashion

Jonathan Saunders Men’s RTW Spring 2013

The designer sent out a striking collection that played with optical and psychedelic patterns on clean, formal silhouettes.

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RAKE Men's RTW Spring 2013

Fashion

Rake Men’s RTW Spring 2013

Clive Darby had a romantic adventurer in mind.

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James Long Men's RTW Spring 2013

Fashion

James Long Men’s RTW Spring 2013

Alan Vega’s song “Kung Foo Cowboy” and the strict lines of the abacus were the reference points for this spartan collection.

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Tali Lennox

Parties

Esquire, Mr. Porter and Jimmy Choo Throw London Fete

Guests including Jon Hamm, Benedict Cumberbatch, Florence Welch, Isaac Ferry and Edie Campbell attended the star-studded event.

clock June 17, 2012Julia Neel

Fashion Scoops

Paul Smith Sounds Off

Designer muses about the fashion customer.

clock June 17, 2012Lucy Morris

JW Anderson Men's RTW Spring 2013

Fashion

JW Anderson Men’s RTW Spring 2013

Boot-cut trousers were among the jumping-off points for this kooky, camp collection.

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Pringle of Scotland Men's RTW Spring 2013

Fashion

Pringle of Scotland Men’s RTW Spring 2013

In his final collection for the brand, design director Alistair Carr riffed on the argyle and the twinset.

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The Duchess of Cambridge

Fashion Scoops

Royal Visits Kent Countryside

Duchess of Cambridge caps a busy weekend by visiting a school camping trip.

clock June 17, 2012Catherine Tipple

Nicole Farhi Men's RTW Spring 2013

Fashion

Nicole Farhi Men’s RTW Spring 2013

England’s Brighton beach was the inspiration behind this jaunty collection.

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Richard James Men's RTW Spring 2013

Fashion

Richard James Men’s RTW Spring 2013

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Richard Nicoll Men's RTW Spring 2013

Fashion

Richard Nicoll Men’s RTW Spring 2013

The designer’s debut men’s collection was clean, simple and sporty.

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Thom Browne Men's RTW Spring 2013

Fashion Scoops

Thom Browne Hits London

Designer stages a musical happening at Harrods.

clock June 17, 2012Samantha Conti

Judith Ripka earrings.

Couture

Gold Shines at JCK and Couture Shows

Fine jewelry firms are once again making yellow gold a centerpiece of their collections.

clock June 18, 2012Marcy Medina

A look from Moschino Kid, which is strong in the Mideast and Eastern Europe.

Fashion Features

Pitti Bimbo Preview: Europe Still Strong, but Far East Beckons

As they gear up for the 75th edition of the three-day children’s fair in Florence, executives highlighted the growing importance of planting roots abroad.

clock June 18, 2012Cynthia Martens

Looks from the Fiat 500 Kids' Collection.

Fashion Features

Pitti Bimbo: Ones to Watch

Two new children’s lines with heritage on wheels will show at the trade fair.

clock June 18, 2012Fabiana Repaci

Fashion Features

Pitti Bimbo at a Glance

All the vital info for the upcoming trade fair.

clock June 18, 2012WWD Staff

I Pinco Pallino’s cotton linen jacket and shirt and cotton shorts. Sperry Top-Sider loafers.

Fashion Features

Pitti Bimbo Preview: Just Kidding

The spring collections that will be shown at the trade fair are no joke.

clock June 18, 2012Kim Friday

The Kenzo fall campaign.

Media

Kenzo Taps Jean-Paul Goude for Ads

The campaign will break in the July issue of L’Uomo Vogue this week to coincide with the Pitti Uomo trade show in Florence.

clock June 18, 2012Joelle Diderich

A display inside Aritzia.

Retail

Aritzia to Open Largest Flagship in NYC

The Vancouver-based retailer in November will open a 13,000-square-foot location at 600 Fifth Avenue in a building that is part of Rockefeller Center.

clock June 18, 2012Sharon Edelson

Human Resources

Greg Myler Taking Over Design Helm at St. John

St. John Knits executive vice president of design George Sharp has resigned.

clock June 18, 2012Marcy Medina

Fashion Scoops

Hardy Amies London Launching at Bloomingdale’s

A new secondary line from the Savile Row fashion and tailoring house will bow exclusively in the U.S. at five locations.

clock June 18, 2012Samantha Conti

Fashion Scoops

KCD Worldwide Expanding to London

The agency’s senior employees are in town for the the city’s inaugural men’s fashion shows.

clock June 18, 2012Samantha Conti

A look from Pringle of Scotland Men's RTW Spring 2013 collection.

Fashion Features

Men’s Wear Spring 2013: London Time

The city’s inaugural men’s wear shows offered up a mix of old- school tailoring, streetwear and vintage inspired looks — all with British roots.

clock June 18, 2012WWD Staff

Essentialist

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Sen. Charles Schumer at podium with Leo Gerard of United Steelworkers.

Business

Democrats Help Launch ‘Trump Outsource Watch’

clock 22hKristi Ellis

Social Studies