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Inside Bottega Veneta's 50th Anniversary Show

Tomas Maier eschewed trends in favor of a design ethos of “private luxury” for a collection that was effortlessly sophisticated.

clock 12hBridget Foley


Ghesquière ‘Dives Deep’ Into Louis Vuitton

Designer and Michael Burke reflect on progress, next steps in creative retooling of luxury megabrand.

clock September 23, 2016Miles Socha


Five Left Dead in Shooting at Macy’s in Washington State

The shooter, thought to be a lone gunman, opened fire on Friday night.

clock 18hWWD Staff

L’Wren Scott Dies in Apparent Suicide

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Shock and sadness. That was the reaction of fashion insiders to the apparent suicide of designer L’Wren Scott. The 49-year-old companion of Mick Jagger was found dead Monday in her Ninth Avenue apartment.SEE LIST BELOW FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

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Fashion Features

Rosario RTW Fall 2014

Mario De La Torre demonstrated a knack for easy-breezy dressing.

clock March 14, 2014WWD Staff

Fashion Features

Lolly Clothing RTW Fall 2014

Geneveive Cruz heightened the sex appeal of her contemporary collection of knits with lace trim, sheer panels and asymmetric hemlines.

clock March 14, 2014WWD Staff

Fashion Features

Furne One RTW Fall 2014

The Dubai-based designer channeled both the Harajuku girl and Marie Antoinette in his outré collection.

clock March 14, 2014WWD Staff

Fashion Features

Rachel Zoe RTW Fall 2014

The designer’s fall collection was inspired by Mod-era Paris and London.

clock March 14, 2014WWD Staff

Color Cosmetics

Japan’s Kosé to Acquire Tarte Cosmetics

The company is buying a 93.5 percent stake for $135 million, obtaining its first foothold in the U.S. market.

clock March 17, 2014Amanda Kaiser and Belisa Silva


Jewel Thieves Strike Again in Paris

Burglars hit the DoDo and De Grisogono stores on Rue Saint-Honoré.

clock March 17, 2014Joelle Diderich

Fashion Show Reviews

Sretsis RTW Fall 2014

A print of playful female faces figured prominently on blouses, baby doll dresses and cropped pants.

clock March 17, 2014WWD Staff

Fashion Show Reviews

Lamarck RTW Fall 2014

Shinsuke Morishita aimed to create an “alternate side of minimalism” for his fall show.

clock March 17, 2014WWD Staff

Fashion Show Reviews

Ujoh RTW Fall 2014

Mitsuru Nishizaki, an alum of Yohji Yamamoto, turned out a fall/winter collection heavy on well-tailored coats in large checks.

clock March 17, 2014WWD Staff

Fashion Scoops

Karl Lagerfeld Sets Russian Theme for Monaco Ball

The next Bal de la Rose, on March 29, will get a Constructivist décor.

clock March 17, 2014Miles Socha

Mass and Off-Price

Primark Begins Payouts to Rana Plaza Victims

The British retailer will give a total of $12 million in cash aid.

clock March 17, 2014Samantha Conti


Sally Beauty Data Breach Might Have Hit 25K Records

The company had previously said it hadn’t found evidence of stolen data.

clock March 17, 2014Arnold J. Karr

Fashion Show Reviews

Matohu RTW Fall 2014

The Japanese are known for their love of layering, but perhaps no Tokyo brand does it better than Matohu.

clock March 17, 2014WWD Staff

Designer and Luxury

L’Wren Scott Dies in Apparent Suicide

The 49-year-old designer and companion of Mick Jagger was found dead Monday morning in her Ninth Avenue apartment.

clock March 17, 2014Rosemary Feitelberg and Samantha Conti and Marc Karimzadeh and Marcy Medina and Arnold J. Karr and Erik Maza

Fashion Show Reviews

Mint Designs RTW Fall 2014

Hokuto Katsui and Nao Yagi mined a gritty punk territory for fall.

clock March 17, 2014WWD Staff


Mr. Gentleman Men’s RTW Fall 2014

Takeshi Osumi and Yuichi Yoshii showed a collection full of modern takes on tailored classics.

clock March 17, 2014WWD Staff

Fashion Features

L.A. Designers Go East

Seven fashion brands eager to reach out to Japanese buyers and media staged a presentation and mini runway show as part of Tokyo Fashion Week.

clock March 17, 2014Amanda Kaiser and Kelly Wetherille

Fashion Features

Mike Vensel RTW Fall 2014

Recalling his skateboarding days in the Nineties, the designer gave a grungy makeover to his typically Goth collection.

clock March 17, 2014WWD Staff

Fashion Features

Quest Apparel RTW Fall 2014

Design director Michael Veni modernized his collection with small, interesting touches.

clock March 17, 2014WWD Staff

Fashion Features

Ravish in Bounds RTW Fall 2014

Showing off their sewing skills, the design collective featured layers of knits, leather, yarn and silk on 10 looks for an arty and cool effect.

clock March 17, 2014WWD Staff

Fashion Features

L.A. Fashion Week Takes Step Forward

The overall assessment: incremental improvement.

clock March 17, 2014Marcy Medina

Fashion Features

Camelia Skikos RTW Fall 2014

The San Francisco-based Romanian designer turned to her adopted city’s map grid for the geometric shapes and contrast seams in her polished collection.

clock March 17, 2014WWD Staff

They Are Wearing

They Are Wearing: SXSW

Showgoers of the South by Southwest music festival did their due diligence and kept the city weird.

clock March 18, 2014WWD Staff


Bunny Mellon Dead at 103

The great garden designer, philanthropist and WASP society icon died Monday.

clock March 17, 2014Lorna Koski and Erik Maza


Banks Breaks Out at SXSW

As the festival entered the homestretch, Banks, née Jillian Banks, was still wrapping her head around the fact she had three showcases on the schedule.

clock March 18, 2014Jenny Sundel


Sears Sets Date for Lands’ End Spin-off

Sears Holdings Corp. will give shareholders 0.3 shares of Lands’ End for every Sears share they own.

clock March 18, 2014Arnold J. Karr

Ready-to-Wear and Sportswear

Alvin Valley Adding to Offerings

The designer, known for his women’s pants, has expanded his collection for fall to include tailored jackets, coats, shirts, blouses and dresses.

clock March 18, 2014Lisa Lockwood

Intimates and Activewear

Lane Bryant, Sophie Theallet Team for Lingerie Line

The Theallet collection will hit the nation’s biggest women’s specialty retailer for sizes 14 to 28 in the fall.

clock March 18, 2014David Moin

Designer and Luxury

Hyundai Flexes Muscles as Fashion Retailer

South Korea’s Hyundai Department Store Group is making its first steps overseas with the opening of a Tom Greyhound multibrand store here.

clock March 18, 2014Joelle Diderich

Government and Trade

Made in USA Key Topic at AAFA Summit

Apparel executives continue to test the waters on investing in U.S. production, while also pressing for new market-opening trade deals.

clock March 18, 2014Kristi Ellis

Memo Pad

Guess Inc.’s Philanthropic Marketing Push

The company is parlaying its denim heritage into an ambitious campaign to prevent sexual violence.

clock March 18, 2014Khanh T.L. Tran

Memo Pad

The New York Observer Gets a New Look

On Wednesday the weekly will introduce its redesign as a magazine-styled tabloid that will rival The New York Times Magazine in both size and paper stock.

clock March 18, 2014David Yi

Memo Pad

Harper’s Bazaar Partners With Stuart Weitzman on Capsule

The four styles will be available exclusively on the publication’s e-commerce venture,

clock March 18, 2014Lauren McCarthy

Fashion Scoops

Pamela Skaist-Levy and Gela Nash-Taylor Talk Up Pam & Gela

The designers made a personal appearance at Bloomingdale’s Century City in Los Angeles in support of their latest line.

clock March 18, 2014Rebecca Dancer

Fashion Scoops

Royals Attend Parade on St. Patrick’s Day

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge visited the 1st Battalion Irish Guards for their annual parade on Monday at Mons Barracks in Aldershot, Hampshire, England.

clock March 18, 2014Lorelei Marfil

Fashion Scoops

Kate Moss Pens Music Review for British Vogue

The model composed a 716-word review on George Michael’s latest album “Symphonica,” discussing his tracks in vivid detail, for

clock March 18, 2014Lorelei Marfil

Fashion Scoops

Band of Outsiders Launches E-commerce

Available for purchase from the site are the men’s and women’s core collections, one-of-a-kind pieces and Web exclusives.

clock March 18, 2014Jessica Iredale

Fashion Scoops

Nordstrom Partners With

The retailer is rewarding customers who do good while cleaning out their closets.

clock March 18, 2014Sharon Edelson

Fashion Scoops

Marvin Traub Team Runs in N.Y. Half Marathon

The team, which included chief executive officer Mortimer Singer, participated in Sunday’s race to raise money for Pin Down Bladder Cancer.

clock March 18, 2014Vicki M. Young


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