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Maria Grazia Chiuri's First-Ever Fashion Show for Dior

In her debut collection for Dior, Maria Grazia Chiuri proclaimed her ascent boldly, with a fresh take on on daytime dressing.

clock 12hBridget Foley

Fashion

Inside Jonathan Anderson's Loewe's Spring Collection

Jonathan Anderson elaborated on the long, languid silhouettes he introduced for fall, here more organic and unfinished, but just as alluring.

clock 22hMiles Socha

Fashion

Bottega Veneta Names Claus Dietrich New CEO

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

clock September 29, 2016Luisa Zargani and Joelle Diderich

Fashion’s Safety Rules Attract Global Focus

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Overview

Safety standards in the global apparel industry are under the microscope once again. In the wake of the tragic fire in Pakistan, one certification group plans to roll out a fire safety training program.SEE LIST BELOW FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

From This Issue

Justin Tuck with Lauran Tuck in Blumarine and Mikimoto.

Parties

Socials Take Shelter at New Yorkers For Children Fall Gala

The charity honored Justin Tuck and John Demsey at its annual gala.

clock September 19, 2012Matthew Lynch

Mantù RTW Spring 2013

Fashion Show Reviews

Mantù RTW Spring 2013

Designer Gigi Vezzola reworked rich fabrics (brocades, embossed silks) for a solid lineup of simple daywear shapes featuring extravagant accents.

clock September 20, 2012WWD Staff

Blugirl RTW Spring 2013

Fashion Show Reviews

Blugirl RTW Spring 2013

Anna Molinari’s spring lineup for Blugirl was all about bohemian innocence laced with a subtle innuendo.

clock September 20, 2012WWD Staff

Emporio Armani RTW Spring 2013

Fashion Show Reviews

Emporio Armani RTW Spring 2013

The collection had a feminine feel, as in the draped and layered dresses rendered in a languid fit.

clock September 20, 2012WWD Staff

Max Mara RTW Spring 2013

Fashion Show Reviews

Max Mara RTW Spring 2013

The design team worked a specific take on safari — sexy and with attitude.

clock September 20, 2012WWD Staff

Ermanno Scervino RTW Spring 2013

Fashion Show Reviews

Ermanno Scervino RTW Spring 2013

The collection was billed as “boho-chic” in the designer’s show notes.

clock September 20, 2012WWD Staff

Tom Ford

Fashion Scoops

Tom Ford, Anna Wintour Host Obama Fundraiser

Guests included Gwyneth Paltrow, Cameron Diaz, Natalie Massenet, Elizabeth McGovern and Richard Buckley.

clock September 20, 2012Julia Neel

Andrea Cassarà

Fashion Scoops

Front Row at Emporio Armani

Mary Charteris and Olympic fencing champion Andrea Cassarà attended the show.

clock September 20, 2012Joelle Diderich

Krizia RTW Spring 2013

Fashion Show Reviews

Krizia RTW Spring 2013

The mix of sheer and opaque was a theme and, along with the savvy use of gold accents, it made for a sophisticated urban take on the colonial motif.

clock September 20, 2012WWD Staff

Jet Set RTW Spring 2013

Fashion Show Reviews

Jet Set RTW Spring 2013

For spring, the design team presented a lineup of easy yet sophisticated looks.

clock September 20, 2012WWD Staff

Piazza Sempione RTW Spring 2013

Fashion Show Reviews

Piazza Sempione RTW Spring 2013

Collection director Fabio Falleti smoothly transitioned from resort into spring with a lineup inspired by the late Sixties and Seventies.

clock September 20, 2012WWD Staff

Ports 1961 RTW Spring 2013

Fashion Show Reviews

Ports 1961 RTW Spring 2013

The collection was feminine without indulging in frivolous details.

clock September 20, 2012WWD Staff

Prada RTW Spring 2013

Fashion Show Reviews

Prada RTW Spring 2013

For her spring collection, Miuccia Prada sought to reconcile two oppositional characteristics of womanhood: “toughness and the poetic part.”

clock September 20, 2012WWD Staff

Krysten Ritter in Corey Lynn Calter and Dior.

Parties

Dior Beauty Hosts Pre-Emmy Luncheon

The event at the Chateau Marmont in Los Angeles benefited Operation Smile.

clock September 20, 2012Rachel Brown

Financial

Canada’s Eaton Family in New Retail Venture

The family has invested in Eaton Hudson, an entity providing asset disposition services as well as the management of pop-up stores.

clock September 20, 2012Vicki M. Young

Government and Trade

Design Piracy Bill Passes Senate Committee

The bill, sponsored by Sen. Charles Schumer and named the Innovative Design Protection Act, would expand copyright laws to include fashion designs.

clock September 20, 2012Kristi Ellis

Retail

Gilt Groupe to Shutter Park & Bond Site

The company said it will “merge” the business with its core Gilt Man site.

clock September 20, 2012David Lipke

Financial

Tengram Capital Acquires Stake in Nest

The terms of the deal were not disclosed, but WWD has learned that the size of the private equity firm’s stake is 57 percent.

clock September 20, 2012Pete Born

Barbra Streisand, Ronald Perelman and Catherine Zeta-Jones.

Human Resources

Ronald Perelman Hosts Luncheon for Women’s Heart Disease

Barbra Streisand, Debra Messing, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Donna Karan, Star Jones, Gayle King and Joanna Coles attended.

clock September 20, 2012Julie Naughton

A rendering of an area of the selling space.

Footwear

Dubai Gets World’s Largest Shoe Store

With 96,000 square feet of retail space, Level Shoe District is a pioneering department store concept that will be exclusively dedicated to shoes.

clock September 20, 2012Ritu Upadhyay

Fergie at her Wet n Wild launch party.

Color Cosmetics

Fergie Launching Color Line for Wet ‘n’ Wild

Her collection of 21 products is wrought with personal touches added for her fans.

clock September 21, 2012Belisa Silva

Lana Del Rey

Parties

Lana Del Rey Sings For H&M in New York

The singer toasted her new ad campaign with a short concert on Wednesday.

clock September 20, 2012Matthew Lynch

Arshad and Shahid Bhaila, who along with their father Abdul Aziz Bhaila, owned Ali Enterprisea, the Karachi factory that burned down last week.

Government and Trade

Pakistan Factory Fire Brings Working Conditions to Fore

As new information emerges, WRAP launches Pakistan fire prevention program.

clock September 20, 2012Kristi Ellis and Melissa Drier and John Zarocostas

Everlasting Gel Polish is from Kiss Products.

Color Cosmetics

Critical Mass: Kiss Products’ Latest Touch

Everlasting Gel Polish is attracting the attention of mass retailers, who continue to tout the staying power of the do-it-yourself nail gel segment.

clock September 21, 2012Faye Brookman

Designer and Luxury

Sonia Rykiel Names Geraldo da Conceicao

The senior designer, who has worked at Miu Miu, Yves Saint Laurent and Louis Vuitton, will be the new artistic director.

clock September 21, 2012Miles Socha

Penny Marshall and Mariah Carey.

People

Penny Marshall’s Book Party Draws Quite the Crowd

Barry Diller, David Geffen and Lorne Michaels put the party at New York’s Monkey Bar together in honor of her new book, “My Mother Was Nuts: A Memoir.”

clock September 21, 2012Erik Maza

Media

Art Ortenberg Weighs In on Horyn-De La Renta Saga

One of the founders of Liz Claiborne Inc., and the fashion critic’s companion, wrote a Letter to the Editor of WWD on the matter.

clock September 21, 2012WWD Staff

Media

IMG Models Adds Men to Roster

Senior vice president and managing director Ivan Bart has lined up Kevin Apana and Greg Chan to help him build the division.

clock September 21, 2012Rosemary Feitelberg

Media

Robb Report Returning to Singapore

Indochine Media, a regional publisher, will relaunch the magazine on Nov. 23, about two years after a previous iteration closed down.

clock September 21, 2012Kristiano Ang

Fashion Scoops

Giorgio Armani Responds to Roberto Cavalli Blog Post

An amused Armani said, “Cavalli should be quiet because the ‘Little King’ could start to get angry.”

clock September 21, 2012Luisa Zargani

Prada RTW Spring 2013

Fashion Features

Milan Collections: Day Two

Highlights included the power of flowers at Prada, a sexy safari at Max Mara and soft silhouettes at Emporio Armani.

clock September 21, 2012WWD Staff

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 September 29, 2016Luisa Zargani

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