Tory Burch Growth Takes Measured Pace

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With 72 international stores under her belt, the designer is further expanding her retail fleet. SEE LIST BELOW FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

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Roberto Cavalli Resort 2013

Fashion Show Reviews

Roberto Cavalli Resort 2013

With his fresh, summery collection, the designer demonstrated that pottery patterns are proving to be one of the resort season’s biggest trends in Milan.

clock June 21, 2012WWD Staff

Jil Sander Men's RTW Spring 2013


Jil Sander Men’s RTW Spring 2013

Jil Sander plied her signature minimalist tailoring to a collection that was crisp and graphic.

clock June 24, 2012WWD Staff

Corneliani Men's RTW Spring 2013


Corneliani Men’s RTW Spring 2013

The storied Mantua-based tailor continued its sportswear push with softly-structured, sporty and textured ensembles.

clock June 24, 2012WWD Staff

Ermenegildo Zegna Men's RTW Spring 2013


Ermenegildo Zegna Men’s RTW Spring 2013

Inspired by the mildly eccentric — and luxury loving — Italian man, the collection was awash in linens, silks and bold foulard prints.

clock June 24, 2012WWD Staff

Costume National Homme Men's RTW Spring 2013


Costume National Homme Men’s RTW Spring 2013

Utilitarian style reached new heights with the spring collection.

clock June 24, 2012WWD Staff

Dolce & Gabbana Men's RTW Spring 2013


Dolce & Gabbana Men’s RTW Spring 2013

Continuing their hymn to Italy, Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana time-traveled to Sicily circa 1950 for a nostalgic collection.

clock June 24, 2012WWD Staff

Burberry Prorsum Men's RTW Spring 2013


Burberry Prorsum Men’s RTW Spring 2013

The color palette was influenced by one of Bailey’s favorite artists — David Hockney.

clock June 24, 2012WWD Staff

John Varvatos Men's RTW Spring 2013


John Varvatos Men’s RTW Spring 2013

The designer reached his dress-up quest with three-piece summer suits in a palette of creams and white.

clock June 24, 2012WWD Staff

Neil Barrett Men's RTW Spring 2013


Neil Barrett Men’s RTW Spring 2013

The designer melded sartorial codes into sophisticated sportswear, with a baseball-inspired silhouette running through the collection.

clock June 24, 2012WWD Staff

Versace Men's RTW Spring 2013


Versace Men’s RTW Spring 2013

The main protagonist was a gladiator-boxer type with a blonde Adonis coif and muscles galore.

clock June 24, 2012WWD Staff

Bottega Veneta Men's RTW Spring 2013


Bottega Veneta Men’s RTW Spring 2013

Loose, pullover tunic tops were a pillar of the collection and came in buttery suede the color of Nutella, faded gray and pale olive.

clock June 24, 2012WWD Staff

Salvatore Ferragamo Men's RTW Spring 2013


Salvatore Ferragamo Men’s RTW Spring 2013

Massimiliano Giornetti veered from the house’s quiet sartorial elegance and sunset palette, and embarked on a brash sportswear assault.

clock June 24, 2012WWD Staff

Calvin Klein Men's RTW Spring 2013


Calvin Klein Men’s RTW Spring 2013

Designer Italo Zucchelli showed stonewashed denim head-to-toe, the jackets boxy; the pants carrot-shaped.

clock June 24, 2012WWD Staff

Trussardi Men's RTW Spring 2013


Trussardi Men’s RTW Spring 2013

Umit Benan paid a romantic homage to the house’s heyday, revisiting Seventies aesthetics with contemporary fits and twists.

clock June 24, 2012WWD Staff


Noreen Malone Latest to Join New Republic

With backing from new owner Chris Hughes, TNR is on a major hiring spree.

clock June 22, 2012Erik Maza

Prada Men's RTW Spring 2013 and Prada Resort 2013


Prada Men’s RTW Spring 2013

Miuccia Prada wished to set the reset button with her spring 2013 men’s show, paraded in a blinding white space of jutting, geometric forms.

clock June 24, 2012WWD Staff

Rochas Resort 2013

Fashion Show Reviews

Rochas Resort 2013

Creative director Marco Zanini infused a retro mood throughout the very sophisticated yet young and wearable wardrobe.

clock June 22, 2012WWD Staff


Sports Illustrated Outlines Layoffs

The company is asking for volunteers and up to 16 people will be let go.

clock June 22, 2012Amy Wicks

Zoe Saldana in Prabal Gurung with the designer.


Prabal Gurung Fetes Resort in New York

MAC Cosmetics threw a party for the designer on Thursday.

clock June 22, 2012Alessandra Codinha

Alexander McQueen Resort 2013

Fashion Show Reviews

Alexander McQueen Resort 2013

References to Art Deco and the work of Gustav Klimt ran throughout the spectacular resort collection.

clock June 22, 2012WWD Staff

A rendering of the Seattle CityTarget.

Business Features

Target Is Aiming High

Hitting the half-century mark, the retailer’s strategy remains community-focused with a high price-to-value equation.

clock June 25, 2012Sharon Edelson

Cos Bar is part of The Shops at Target.


Target Builds Cachet via Beauty Offerings

The last thing the retailer wants to be seen as is another big box, and it’s using beauty to telegraph that message loud and clear.

clock June 25, 2012Molly Prior

Target’s first store opened in 1962.


Timeline: A Moving Target

The store is marking its 50th anniversary in business, but the corporation traces its roots to 1902.

clock June 25, 2012Dianne M. Pogoda

An image from the 50th anniversary campaign place current product against ads from the Sixties.

Marketing and Promotion

Target Advertising: Expecting the Unexpected

Retailer has built a hip image on top of its promise of value in numerous venues and media outlets.

clock June 25, 2012Amy Wicks

Mossimo’s shirt and Xhilaration’s skirt. Target earrings; Merona belt.


Target Fall 2012: Right On

With a stable of successfully owned and exclusive brands, the retailer’s got fall style covered.

clock June 25, 2012Kim Friday

Maria Sharapova in Antonio Berardi.


Maria Sharapova Shines at Wimbledon Event

Tennis star was joined by fellow players, including Venus and Serena Williams, at the soiree thrown by the Women’s Tennis Association.

clock June 22, 2012Lorelei Marfil

Stephen Dorff

Fashion Scoops

Stephen Dorff Channels Steve McQueen

Actor appears in new Hogan ads.

clock June 24, 2012Luisa Zargani

Kellan Lutz

Fashion Scoops

Kellan Lutz at the Ferragamo Show

The “Twilight” actor plans to attend a number of other shows in Milan.

clock June 24, 2012Luisa Zargani

Kate Upton and Michael Bastian at the GQ party in Milan


Trio of Magazines Fete Milan Men’s Fashion Week

Work and vacations were hot topics at the cocktail events Saturday night hosted by GQ, Details and M.

clock June 24, 2012Luisa Zargani and Katya Foreman and Alessandra Turra

A rendering of the Louis Vuitton pop-up boutique in SoHo.

Designer and Luxury

Louis Vuitton Sets Pop-up Shops

Seven temporary stores will support the brand’s fashion collaboration with Japanese artist Yayoi Kusama.

clock June 25, 2012Miles Socha

Wilhelm Schmid


A. Lange & Söhne Prioritizes U.S.

Wilhelm Schmid, ceo of the venerable watch company, visited Miami Beach, New York and Boston during a whirlwind weeklong trip.

clock June 25, 2012Rachel Strugatz

Human Resources

Joseph Barrato to Retire From Moncler

He will be succeeded by Sandra Jovicic as president of Moncler U.S.

clock June 25, 2012Jean E. Palmieri

A rendering of Fendi’s pop-up space.

Designer and Luxury

Fendi Fetes Baguette at 15

Four bespoke pop-up stores are planned, the first bowing at Colette in Paris during couture week.

clock June 25, 2012Miles Socha

Cosabella’s ad for Facebook promotes a men’s shopping experience.

Marketing and Promotion

Facebook Ads Click for Intimates

A majority of innerwear executives say a brand’s exposure to millions of potential customers in the global marketplace is well worth the return on investment.

clock June 25, 2012Karyn Monget

The Tmall homepage.


China’s Tmall Making Fashion Play

The country’s largest business-to-consumer e-commerce platform is aiming to become a major fashion player.

clock June 25, 2012Lara Farrar

Michelle Williams


‘Take This Waltz’ Makes New York Debut

Sarah Polley’s latest directorial effort stars Michelle Williams, Luke Kirby and Seth Rogen.

clock June 25, 2012Kristi Garced

Tory Burch’s Singapore flagship.

Designer and Luxury

The World, According to Tory Burch

With 72 international stores under her belt, the designer is further expanding her retail fleet.

clock June 25, 2012Lisa Lockwood

Veronique Branquinho


Veronique Branquinho Returning to Rtw

After an absence of several years, the Belgian designer is relaunching her brand in partnership with Italian clothing manufacturer Gibò Co.

clock June 25, 2012Joelle Diderich and Luisa Zargani


China’s E-commerce Potential Seen Greatest

Brazil, Russia and Chile round out top four emerging markets for e-commerce development in a new A.T. Kearney online retail study.

clock June 25, 2012Arnold J. Karr

Aymeline Valade shot by Erwin Olaf for Bottega Veneta.


Bottega Veneta Unveils Fall Ad Campaign

Erwin Olaf is the latest in the label’s growing list of diverse campaign photographers.

clock June 25, 2012Cynthia Martens

Ed Westwick walking in Philipp Plein Men's RTW Spring 2013 show.

Fashion Scoops

‘Gossip Girl’ Actors in Milan for Men’s Fashion Week

While Chace Crawford sat in the front row of the Versace show, Ed Westwick strutted down the Philipp Plein catwalk that same night.

clock June 25, 2012Alessandra Turra

Fashion Scoops

Elie Tahari Names New President of Retail

The designer has tapped Michael Celestino, the former Barneys New York executive, for the post, according to sources.

clock June 25, 2012David Moin

Fashion Scoops

Margherita Missoni Weds Over Weekend

Men’s fashion week didn’t prevent editors Suzy Menkes, Franca Sozzani and Stefano Tonchi from making the trip to Brunello.

clock June 25, 2012Luisa Zargani

Prada Men's RTW Spring 2013

Fashion Features

Men’s Collections Spring 2013: Multi Milano

From gladiators to Sicilian granddads, the Italian collections drew on a range of male archetypes.

clock June 25, 2012WWD Staff


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