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Frédéric Fekkai Unveils New Beauty Brand Called Bastide

The serial entrepreneur's new beauty brand is based around the lifestyle and artisans of Provence.

clock December 2, 2016Peter Born

Fashion

Riccardo Tisci Delivers Givenchy Collection for Babies, Kids

The debut collection for fall 2017 retailing will be produced and distributed by CWF.

clock December 2, 2016Miles Socha

Business

Italy's Fashion World Stands Behind Renzi Ahead of Referendum

Uncertainty looms as Italian citizens gear up for a referendum on Dec. 4 to vote on a change in the country’s constitution.

clock December 2, 2016Luisa Zargani

Intermix Seeking More Financing

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Overview

The the specialty chain could be getting a new shareholder, maybe even before yearend. The Sage Group has been hired as investment banker to help raise capital for its expansion plans.SEE LIST BELOW FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

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Media

Esquire Readies Singapore Launch

The magazine has released Esky videos ahead of its debut later this month.

clock July 30, 2012Kristiano Ang

Naomi Campbell walked the catwalk at the closing ceremony.

Fashion Features

2012 Olympics Close With a Fashionable Twist

London’s fashion designers grabbed their place in the spotlight at the Closing Ceremony.

clock August 12, 2012Samantha Conti

Tyra Banks

Fashion Scoops

Tyra Banks Lands in Singapore

She swung by to promote “Asia’s Nest Top Model” and flaunted her fresh business degree from Harvard.

clock August 13, 2012Kristiano Ang

Kim, Kourtney and Khloe Kardashian.

Human Resources

Kardashian Kollection on Track for International Fall Launch

Kim, Kourtney and Khloé Kardashian are eyeing global expansion of their fashion business via Sir Philip Green’s retail empire.

clock August 13, 2012Khanh T.L. Tran

Ira Neimark

Retail

Ira Neimark’s Vision

The former chairman and ceo was able to transform Bergdorf Goodman into a world-class bastion of luxury labels and prestigious designer collections.

clock August 14, 2012David Moin

Akris' silk dress and mink scarf, Eddie Borgo's Swarovski Elements and gold-plated ring and Valentino's crocodile clutch and patent leather shoes, both with crystal rock studs.

Retail

Bergdorf Goodman’s Anniversary Collection

Fur, feathers and rich embroideries add a luxe touch to the retailer’s 111 designer exclusives.

clock August 14, 2012Antonia Sardone

Dawn Mello

Retail

Dawn Mello: Upping the Fashion Quotient

When she arrived at Bergdorf Goodman in 1975 as vice president of fashion, the store was a far cry from its current luxurious self.

clock August 14, 2012Sharon Edelson

Bergdorf Goodman

Retail

Bergdorf Goodman at 111: Celebrating a Singular Anniversary

For a store steeped in fashion history, the retailer has been surprisingly remiss about celebrating its milestones — until now.

clock August 14, 2012David Moin

5th/58th blog

Retail

Bergdorf Goodman’s Online Push

For its 111th anniversary festivities coming up, the store has several digital tie-ins planned.

clock August 14, 2012Rachel Strugatz

Burt Tansky

Retail

The Tenure of Burt Tansky

He was chairman of Bergdorf’s from 1990 to 1994.

clock August 14, 2012David Moin

The Bergdorf Goodman Men's store.

Retail

Bergdorf Goodman’s Men’s Evolution

This year, the store is in the midst of a major renovation that includes a revamp of its contemporary designer space on the third floor.

clock August 14, 2012Jean E. Palmieri

The Americas Pavilion

Government and Trade

Made in America Draws Focus at Sourcing at MAGIC Show

The Americas pavilion will feature 10,000 square feet of exhibitor space and will showcase more than 80 companies, including 40 U.S. textile firms.

clock August 13, 2012Kristi Ellis and Khanh T.L. Tran

Bergdorf Goodman is dedicating BG Magazine to the 111-year anniversary.

Retail

Bergdorf Goodman’s Multimedia Celebration

The retailer is feting its anniversary with a film, a book and a special issue of BG Magazine.

clock August 14, 2012David Moin and Amy Wicks

1906: Edwin Goodman purchases the shop from Herman Bergdorf and moves uptown to 32 West 32nd Street.

Retail

Timeline: Bergdorf Goodman Over the Years

A look back at the retailer’s history, from 1894 to the present.

clock August 14, 2012WWD Staff

Helen Gurley Brown

Human Resources

Helen Gurley Brown, Iconic Editor, Dies at 90

As author of “Sex and the Single Girl” and the longtime editor of Cosmopolitan magazine, she spent her career working to change women’s images of themselves.

clock August 13, 2012Lorna Koski and Amy Wicks and Erik Maza

Betsey Johnson

Parties

Betsey Johnson Beams Brightly at 70th Birthday Bash

Bubble gum was the color of choice for streamers, balloons, tablecloths, peony-looking decorations and the rest of the decor at Murano’s.

clock August 13, 2012Rosemary Feitelberg

Venus Williams in EleVen by Venus Williams.

People

Venus Williams Celebrates Relaunch of EleVen Apparel Line

At the party in Southampton, N.Y., the tennis star was still on a high from her Olympic win — and rubbing elbows with First Lady Michelle Obama in London.

clock August 13, 2012David Lipke

Designer and Luxury

Luxe Apparel Buying by Affluent Slows

A new survey reveals that second-quarter consumption of luxury apparel and accessories is off by more than half on a year-on-year basis.

clock August 13, 2012Arnold J. Karr

Vintage Catalina swimwear worn at the Miss America Pageant throughout the decades.

Activewear

Miss America Pageant Taps Catalina Brand

The original swimwear sponsor of the beauty competition will launch a retro-inspired collection called Miss America by Catalina.

clock August 13, 2012Karyn Monget

A rendering of Schutz's Madison Avenue store.

Footwear

Schutz to Open on Madison Ave.

The Brazilian footwear import comes to New York early next month, just in time for Fashion’s Night Out.

clock August 13, 2012Rachel Strugatz

Balenciaga's acetate and viscose crepe tunic and silk georgette and elastane bra and skirt; patent calfskin shoes.

Fashion Trends

Resort 2013 Trend: Taking Shape

Severely modern silhouettes are in top form with layers, folds and sharp angles.

clock August 14, 2012Antonia Sardone

Financial

Importers Upbeat on Holiday Prospects

The economy might be sending warning signals, but importers’ order books for the back half are relatively bullish.

clock August 14, 2012Evan Clark

Mike Birbiglia

People

Mike Birbiglia: Sleepless in Manhattan

The comedian has turned his one-man-show, “Sleepwalk With Me,” into a feature film.

clock August 14, 2012Sharon Edelson

Government and Trade

Rep. Paul Ryan Seen as Free-Trade Friend

The voting record of Mitt Romney’s vice presidential pick was hailed by importers and apparel brands on Monday but stirred concern in the textile industry.

clock August 14, 2012Kristi Ellis

Financial

Small Stores’ July Sales Up 6%

The results marked the 10th consecutive month in which smaller retailers, many of them independents, have achieved better results than larger chain operations.

clock August 14, 2012Arnold J. Karr

Outside a pub in Central London.

Retail

London’s Retail Traffic Slow Through Games

The organization and atmosphere of the Olympics may have received a gold medal, but the retail performance earned at best a bronze.

clock August 14, 2012Samantha Conti

An Intermix storefront.

Financial

Intermix Seeking More Financing

The Sage Group has been hired as an investment banker to help the specialty chain raise capital for its expansion plans.

clock August 14, 2012Vicki M. Young

Natalia Vodianova appears in Stuart Weitzman's fall campaign.

Media

Natalia Vodianova Reprises Role in Stuart Weitzman Campaign

Shot by Mario Testino, the ads feature the model with her tousled hair, wearing high heels and boots, with little else.

clock August 14, 2012Lisa Lockwood

Fashion Scoops

Beyoncé Dons Marc Bouwer Dress for U.N. Performance

The 30-year-old star gave Anderson Cooper and the rest of the crowd a sampling of the “I Was Here” PSA video she filmed for World Humanitarian Day.

clock August 14, 2012Rosemary Feitelberg

A fall look that will be sold at Topshop’s pop-up at The Surf Lodge.

Fashion Scoops

Topshop Pop-up Store to Debut in Montauk

Styled by Twin magazine’s Naomi Miller, Topshop at the Beach will feature a selection of fall pieces that are not yet in stores.

clock August 14, 2012Rosemary Feitelberg

Fashion Scoops

L.A. Fashion Retailer Madison Opens Teen Store

Madison t officially opened Saturday with a back-to-school event hosted by Teen Vogue and actress Ariel Winter of ABC’s “Modern Family.”

clock August 14, 2012Rachel Brown

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clock December 1, 2016Vicki M. Young

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