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The Top 10 Shows From the Men's Spring 2017 Runways

From Miuccia Prada’s activewear to Demna Gvasalia’s power suit at Balenciaga, here are the 10 most directional shows of the spring season.

clock 20hWWD Staff

The Markets

Muslim Fashion Industry Reacts to France's Burkini Ban

Designers, including burkini creator Aheda Zanetti, are puzzled over the recent backlash.

clock August 23, 2016Ritu Upadhyay

Fashion

Earthquake Rattles Rome, Stirs Designers to Extend Support

Fashion personalities took to social media as the death toll reached 73 following the 6.2 magnitude quake.

clock 13hSandra Salibian and Miles Socha

In Focus

Kardashian Beauty Licensee Likely KO’d by Legal Judgment

Kardashian Beauty Fierce Collection

Sanpower Said Plotting Global House of Fraser

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Overview

Sanpower’s deal to buy House of Fraser for more than 450 million pounds, or $750 million, is still being finalized, but the conglomerate already has big dreams for its newest acquisition.SEE LIST BELOW FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

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Designer and Luxury

John Varvatos Talks Ralph and Calvin at 92Y

The designer touched on a range of topics during a talk with Fern Mallis in New York last week.

clock March 31, 2014David Yi

Department Stores

Sanpower Said Plotting Global House of Fraser

The Chinese group’s deal to buy the British department store chain is still being finalized, but it already has big dreams for its newest acquisition.

clock April 7, 2014Samantha Conti

Memo Pad

Condé Nast Settles Intern Lawsuit

The suit, also known as Ballinger versus Advance Magazine Publishers Inc., was filed by former interns Lauren Ballinger and Matthew Leib.

clock April 4, 2014Alexandra Steigrad

Jewelry

Ippolita Names CMO, Sets E-commerce Shift

Ashley Bryan’s appointment is part of the jewelry company’s marketing-focused push.

clock April 4, 2014Lauren McCarthy

Legal

Dolce, Gabbana Tax Trial Presses On

The designers’ lawyer Massimo Dinoia shined a spotlight on their profession and “the astronomical distance” between them and management.

clock April 6, 2014Luisa Zargani

Lifestyle

Remembering Roseland Ballroom

New York’s legendary venue will close its doors tonight. Here, a look back at the many fashion shows and star-studded blowouts held inside its famed walls.

clock April 7, 2014Tara Bonet-Black

Designer and Luxury

Coach Readies New Retail Concept

The makeover marks the first retail overhaul with Stuart Vevers in place as creative director.

clock April 7, 2014Lauren McCarthy

Financial

FiveT Takes 11.5% Stake in American Apparel

Switzerland-based investor has history as activist shareholder.

clock April 4, 2014Arnold J. Karr

Ready-to-Wear and Sportswear

David Beckham Said Eyeing Casual Sportswear

The former soccer player has been talking to several companies about doing his own collection, but sources said no deal is imminent.

clock April 7, 2014Lisa Lockwood

Trends

Fall 2014 Trend: Fun Times

Novelty knits are back with a roar this season.

clock April 7, 2014Andrew Shang

Government and Trade

Racial Profiling Talks Set to Continue

The meeting with Police Commissioner William Bratton was held in the wake of reports of stop-and-frisk incidents at Barneys New York and Macy’s last year.

clock April 7, 2014Rosemary Feitelberg

Ready-to-Wear and Sportswear

Kate Moss Reconnects With Topshop

For her encore collection, Moss has whipped up designs that riff on her famed haute bohemian aesthetic.

clock April 7, 2014Samantha Conti and Nina Jones

Mergers and Acquisitions

Fendi Buys Taramax, Focuses on Timepieces

Taking over the production of its timepieces will bring them into line with the brand’s flagship products like furs and handbags.

clock April 7, 2014Joelle Diderich

Jewelry

Van Cleef & Arpels Launches Cosmos Line

Van Cleef & Arpels is expanding on the tradition of floral-themed collections with its new Cosmos line.

clock April 7, 2014Joelle Diderich

Footwear

Dune London Eyes U.S. Expansion

Since joining the company as president of U.S. wholesale, Richard Kelsey has overseen the brand’s entry into the U.S. market for spring 2014.

clock April 7, 2014Lauren McCarthy

Business Features

Glen Senk Links With Berkshire Partners

Retail executive and private equity firm have formed Front Row Partners — which plans to build a portfolio of companies in the retail and consumer sectors.

clock April 7, 2014Evan Clark

Memo Pad

Hearst Titles Go Head-to-Head With Miley Cyrus Covers

The difference between the May covers for Seventeen and Elle? One is approved, and the other isn’t.

clock April 7, 2014David Yi

Memo Pad

Thomas Pink Launches Spring Ad Campaign

The U.K.-based brand today will unveil a microsite called “Which Shirt Are You” designed to illustrate the fit differences of its shirts.

clock April 7, 2014Jean E. Palmieri

Fashion Scoops

Costume Institute Calls for White Tie Dress Code at Gala

Invitations stipulate a “White Tie and Decorations” dress code, as in full evening dress — a black tailcoat, waistcoat, a wing collar shirt and a white bow tie.

clock April 7, 2014WWD Staff

Fashion Scoops

Christian Dior Museum to Showcase House’s Visual Heritage

Called “The Legendary Images: Great Photographers and Dior,” the exhibition is scheduled to run from May 3 through Sept. 21.

clock April 7, 2014Paulina Szmydke

Fashion Scoops

James Franco Directs Video for Gucci

“Techno Color Sunglasses,” which promotes the house’s new eyewear collection, makes its debut this month.

clock April 7, 2014Alessandra Turra

Fashion Scoops

Montblanc Fetes Meisterstück Fountain Pen in New York

Rosario Dawson, Anthony Mackie, Penn Badgley, Edward Norton and Olivia Palermo attended the dinner on Thursday night in New York.

clock April 7, 2014David Yi and Mercedes Psl Bass

Fashion Scoops

Spanish Fashion Designers Host Exhibit in Paris

A group of 28 designers took over their country’s embassy with a one-night-only exhibition of their designs.

clock April 7, 2014Paulina Szmydke

Fashion Scoops

New Tome Spotlights Parsons’ Alumni

Authored by the school’s dean of fashion Simon Collins, the new book takes a look at 30 who went to the school.

clock April 7, 2014Marc Karimzadeh

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