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Fashion

Chloé Captured the Effortless Simplicity of French Style

The seafaring life was the inspiration for Clare Waight Keller's lovely, breezy spring collection for Chloé.

clock 18hBridget Foley

Fashion

Claus Dietrich Lahrs Appointed Chief Executive of Bottega Veneta

He succeeds Carlo Alberto Beretta, who will take on the new role of chief client and marketing officer at Kering.

clock 17hLuisa Zargani and Joelle Diderich

Beauty

Acqua di Parma Goes Luxe, Plots Retail Expansion

Acqua di Parma is launching a higher-priced line, opening its first U.S. store and expanding its women's range.

clock 14hRachel Strugatz

Perry on Barneys: ‘Just the Beginning’

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Overview

The retailer's new chairman aims to build a sizable return on his latest investment with a healthier, more profitable Barneys.SEE LIST BELOW FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

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Fashion Scoops

Jean Paul Gaultier Enters Home Textiles

Designer inks licensing pact with Paris-based Lelievre.

clock July 12, 2012Miles Socha

Media

Punch Launches Third iPad Issue

With Vanity Fair contributing editor Jim Windolf at the helm, the magazine’s plans are finally coming into focus.

clock July 12, 2012Erik Maza

Martha Stewart

Department Stores

Macy’s Wins Preliminary Injunction Against Martha Stewart

The judge advocated that the case go to trial in November.

clock July 15, 2012Alexandra Steigrad

Memo Pad

Architectural Digest Ousts Executive Editor

Sarah Medford has been laid off after two years in the position.

clock July 13, 2012Erik Maza

A look from BCBG Max Azria swimwear.

Intimates and Activewear

BCBG Max Azria Group Signs Swimwear License

Trimera Group will produce, market and distribute swimwear bearing the women’s apparel and accessories labels.

clock July 13, 2012Karyn Monget

The Red Valentino.

Department Stores

La Rinascente to Reveal New Design

The Italian department store continues its overhaul and will unveil its new look on Monday.

clock July 13, 2012Luisa Zargani

Heidi Klum signed copies of her “Project Runway: The Show That Changed Fashion,” book at a midtown Barnes & Noble.

People

Heidi Klum Signs Books as ‘Project Runway’ Turns 10

The model-turned-hostess was in Midtown Manhattan on Friday.

clock July 13, 2012Taylor Harris

Barneys New York’s Mark Lee, Daniella Vitale and Tom Kalenderian.

Department Stores

Barneys’ New Designer Shoe Floor: Bigger, Better

The fifth floor department, which opens today, brings men’s and women’s together, a vision Mark Lee plans to implement throughout the store.

clock July 16, 2012Jessica Iredale

Thom Browne

Design

Michelle Obama Honors NDA Winners

An elite group of designers was honored by the First Lady on Friday.

clock July 13, 2012Kristi Ellis

Honor’s silk look worked in a gentle graphic pattern; Kara by Kara Ross cuff.

Trends

Resort 2013 Trend: How Sweet It Is

Many designers said goodbye to skimpy, body-hugging dresses for resort, opting instead for girly cocktail frocks.

clock July 16, 2012Antonia Sardone

Financial

Daffy’s Says Good-Bye

WWD has learned that the 19-unit chain, with eight stores in Manhattan, will close its doors by the end of October.

clock July 15, 2012Vicki M. Young

Martin Donovan

People

Martin Donovan’s Collaborative Art

The actor has taken on a bigger role as writer-director — in addition to lead actor — in his intriguing new film, “Collaborator.”

clock July 14, 2012Lorna Koski

Fashion Features

Bridget Foley’s Diary: Olympic Posturing

The bipartisan Congressional outrage over Ralph Lauren’s gift of uniforms to the U.S. Olympic Committee is ill-informed, misguided and silly on many levels.

clock July 16, 2012Bridget Foley

Carolina Herrera

Designer and Luxury

Carolina Herrera to Receive Award From FGI

Designer will be the recipient of the Superstar award at Fashion Group International’s “Night of Stars” gala this fall.

clock July 16, 2012Marc Karimzadeh

Eileen Fisher’s fall campaign featuring the ampersand and sustainable clothing.

Advertising

Eileen Fisher’s Sustainable Campaign

The label’s clothing has always had a story to tell, and now the company is getting the word out through its fall ad campaign.

clock July 16, 2012Lisa Lockwood

A view of the New York Yankees fragrance truck.

Fashion Scoops

New York Yankees Launch Mobile Fragrance Promotion

On Friday, a pin-striped truck — housing a replica of a New York Yankees locker room and free samples of the team’s fragrances — was spotted on 49th street.

clock July 16, 2012Belisa Silva

Fashion Scoops

Ermanno Scervino in Expansion Mode

In addition to a new boutique in Ibiza, Spain, further openings include venues in Dubai, Taipei, in Russia’s Krasnodar and Ukraine’s Dnepropetrovsk.

clock July 16, 2012Luisa Zargani

The Ralph Lauren opening ceremony outfits.

Government and Trade

Outsourcing Outfits Incites Olympic Ire

The dustup over the Chinese-made uniforms on Capitol Hill Thursday exposed the two-sided debate that accompanies globalization and U.S. trade policy.

clock July 16, 2012WWD Staff

Richard Perry

Business Features

Richard Perry’s Blueprint for Barneys New York

The retailer’s new chairman aims to build a sizable return on his latest investment with a healthier, more profitable Barneys.

clock July 16, 2012David Moin and Evan Clark

Lee Traub

People

Remembering Marvin Traub, an Industry Legend

In a strong testament to the wide net he cast and all those he mentored, his service was attended by about 1,000 friends, family and former colleagues.

clock July 16, 2012David Moin

Essentialist

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Inside the DFS  T Galleria Fondaco dei Tedeschi store in Venice.

Retail

DFS Group Opens First European Store in Venice

clock 12hLuisa Zargani

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