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Consuelo Castiglioni to Leave Marni

Francesco Risso will become creative director of the label.

clock 18hLuisa Zargani


British Designer Richard Nicoll Dies at 39

The designer had most recently been freelancing after running his own label and working at Cerruti and Jack Wills.

clock 19hPatty Huntington and Lorelei Marfil


Reebok Names Steinbruck Creative Director

The designer has worked for Ellie Saab, Porsche Design and Kenneth Cole.

clock 23hJean E. Palmieri

Yoox Unveils Site for Chinese Market

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Two years after entering the China market, Yoox Group is making its biggest play yet in the Mainland’s exploding e-commerce sector.SEE LIST BELOW FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

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Marie Denee


Beyond the Rack Expands Into Plus Sizes

The Montreal-based off-price flash site has gone live with My Curvy Closet, a destination site for plus-size apparel.

clock October 3, 2012Arnold J. Karr

Business Features

Bernard Arnault to Receive British Knighthood

Queen approves Order of the British Empire distinction for business titan.

clock October 5, 2012Miles Socha

Andrea Jung

Human Resources

Andrea Jung Schedules Departure From Avon Board

After stepping down as executive chairman at the end of this year, she will continue as an adviser to the direct merchant.

clock October 5, 2012Evan Clark

Fashion Scoops

Francois-Henri Pinault Backs Hedi Slimane

The chairman and chief executive officer of PPR has added his voice to the choir of retailers who praised the designer’s debut at Saint Laurent.

clock October 5, 2012Miles Socha

A handbag from Delvaux.

Leather Goods

New Delvaux CEO Gears Up for Growth

The company is finalizing a new store concept, which will be rolled out in fiscal 2013, and is looking for partners for an international expansion.

clock October 5, 2012Joelle Diderich

Casey Fremont Crowe, Doreen Remen and Yvonne Force Villareal, all in Gucci.


Gucci Hosts Art Production Fund Benefit

The house’s Madison Avenue Boutique took on an artisanal flare on Thursday.

clock October 5, 2012Taylor Harris

Cesare Paciotti: Cesare Paciotti's creative director, Marco Calcinaro, sent out this over-the-top bootie with scales reminiscent of an armadillo.

Fashion Features

Spring 2013 Accessories Roundup: Paris

Some of the best accessories from the spring 2013 presentations.

clock October 8, 2012WWD Staff

Fashion Scoops

Rebecca Minkoff to Open First U.S. Store

The contemporary lifestyle brand signed a lease for the SoHo space of retailer Kirna Zabête, which is moving.

clock October 5, 2012Rachel Strugatz

A view of the Nine West flagship.


Nine West Pumps Up Image

The $1 billion brand is out to up its “cool” factor with a string of new store formats that it will roll out worldwide.

clock October 7, 2012Rachel Strugatz

Valentino RTW Spring 2013


Spring 2013 Trend: The Amazing Lace

Delicate lace has always had a prime spot on the runways, but for spring, designers opted for a heavier hand.

clock October 8, 2012WWD Staff

Saint Laurent, circa 1966.

Designer and Luxury

The Mystery of the Saint Laurent Sketches

More than four years after the designer’s death, an international dispute about a 400-item portfolio of his drawings and personal items is swirling.

clock October 8, 2012Rosemary Feitelberg and Bobbi Queen and Melissa Drier and Miles Socha

An ad for Vince.

Designer and Luxury

Vince Said to Be IPO Candidate

Kellwood’s parent, private-equity firm Sun Capital Partners, is looking to partially monetize its investment in the apparel group.

clock October 8, 2012Evan Clark and Vicki M. Young

Memo Pad

Paul Caine Talks Time Inc. at Advertising Week Panel

The company’s chief revenue officer and effectively ceo Laura Lang’s number two largely avoided discussing potential additional cutbacks.

clock October 8, 2012Erik Maza

Memo Pad

Vogue Italia Features Stella Tennant Family and Friends

The 30-page photo shoot by Bruce Weber captures the group vacationing at Drynachan Lodge on the Cawdor Estate in the Scottish Highlands.

clock October 8, 2012Alessandra Turra

Sarah Jessica Parker


Breguet Fetes New Carnegie Hall Timepiece

Well-heeled New Yorkers including Sarah Jessica Parker, Mayor Michael Bloomberg, Terry J. Lundgren and Chelsea Clinton attended the cocktail reception.

clock October 8, 2012Alexandra Steigrad

An ad visual for the Rachel Zoe Major Must-Haves from Jockey collection.


Jockey to Launch Line With Rachel Zoe

The launch of the line will be supported by a multimillion-dollar advertising and marketing campaign.

clock October 8, 2012Karyn Monget

A page from the Chinese version of

Direct, Internet and Catalogue

Yoox Makes Big Move in China

Company is launching a Chinese version of its flagship multibrand online store

clock October 8, 2012Lara Farrar


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Details at Burberry September 2016 Show


Burberry Stock Gains on Report of Merger Consideration

clock 14hLorelei Marfil

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