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Fashion Crowd Raises Record Amount at amfAR Gala

Heather Graham, Adriana Lima, Dita Von Teese and Lottie Moss were among the evening's guests at the 2016 amfAR gala at Milan Fashion Week.

clock 7hJoelle Diderich


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 September 24, 2016Bridget 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

Arnault Vows to Keep LVMH’s Upmarket Drive

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Speaking at LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton’s annual general meeting here Thursday, the luxury titan said the group remains committed to its strategy to move upmarket. SEE LIST BELOW FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

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Designer and Luxury

Jean Paul Gaultier Exhibition Lands in London

At the launch Tuesday, the designer discussed the influence of the city on his work.

clock April 9, 2014Nina Jones


Henry Street Settlement Gala Takes The Plaza

Amar’e and Alexis Stoudemire, Zani Gugelmann, Nicole Hanley Mellon and Fe Fendi turned out for the event on Tuesday night.

clock April 9, 2014Kristi Garced


Feting The Paris Review

Known as a who’s who of literati, this year’s annual gala was no exception with The Old Guard wining and dining with noticeably younger scribes.

clock April 9, 2014Rosemary Feitelberg


Fast Retailing Cuts FY Profit Forecast

Net profit for the first half fell 1.4 percent and the company warned it will face tougher conditions in the second part of the year.

clock April 10, 2014Kelly Wetherille

Executive Changes

Trinity Taps Richard Cohen as CEO

The former Ermenegildo Zegna executive will lead the Hong Kong-based men’s wear group.

clock April 10, 2014Amanda Kaiser

Color Cosmetics

Shiseido Forms Joint Venture in Indonesia

Shiseido owns a 65% stake in the venture, which will be headquartered in Jakarta.

clock April 10, 2014Vicki M. Young

Color Cosmetics

Nars Launching Dual-Intensity Eyeshadow

Industry sources estimated that the line could do $19 million at retail in its first year on counter globally.

clock April 10, 2014Julie Naughton

Designer and Luxury

Feting Paul Smith in Shanghai

In China’s biggest city for the opening of a new flagship, Sir Paul Smith was upbeat about the prospects for his brand here.

clock April 10, 2014Casey Hall

Marketing and Trends

Glossybox Plots U.S. Growth

The Berlin-based beauty subscription service is looking to set itself apart from other targeted sampling initiatives.

clock April 10, 2014Jayme Cyk

Beauty Features

Baxter of California Gives L’Oréal Foothold in Men’s

The brand is helping the beauty powerhouse understand the male point of view.

clock April 10, 2014Rachel Brown


Sisley to Open First U.S. Store

In addition to the location at The Shops at Crystals in Las Vegas, the brand is searching for space in Manhattan for a New York City flagship.

clock April 10, 2014Julie Naughton


Making Merry for Mary Katrantzou

Anya Ziourova, Hannah Bronfman, Arden Wohl, Leandra Medine, Gretchen Mol and Michelle Harper packed into Indochine to toast the designer.

clock April 10, 2014Taylor Harris


Cheap Monday Opens Paris Flagship

The 2,150-square-foot store is the Hennes & Mauritz AB-owned denim label’s first freestanding unit in France.

clock April 10, 2014Laure Guilbault


Uniqlo Bows in Berlin

With its first door in Germany and the largest European store to date, the company is playing it big in Berlin.

clock April 10, 2014Melissa Drier


John Barrett to Open Salons

Slated to open in October, the new location on Bond Street was completed in partnership with Jim Hedges.

clock April 10, 2014Belisa Silva


Radical Skincare Expanding Line

The company is launching three new products and welcoming new high-profile investors.

clock April 10, 2014Julie Naughton


Nest Builds Fragrance Business

Laura Slatkin told WWD she is looking to open a stand-alone New York City flagship and will launch a “completely new” beauty category in September 2015.

clock April 11, 2014Belisa Silva


Color, Texture Reign at Salone del Mobile

Designers turned to the earth, fire and sky for inspiration for home and furniture collections.

clock April 11, 2014WWD Staff

Color Cosmetics

Critical Mass: E.l.f. Cosmetics Opens Second Unit

The company is aiming to open as many as five brick-and-mortar stores by the end of this year.

clock April 11, 2014Faye Brookman

Specialty Stores

Coop & Spree Opening in NoLIta

The new retail concept will be focused on contemporary women’s apparel and accessories with special services and lots of digital bells and whistles.

clock April 11, 2014Sharon Edelson

Memo Pad

Joe Zee Said Heading to Yahoo

Multiple sources told WWD that Elle’s creative director has accepted an offer from the Web giant.

clock April 11, 2014Alexandra Steigrad

Memo Pad

Time Inc. to Kick Off Road Show in May

The publishing company’s ceo Joe Ripp, cfo Jeff Bairstow and coo Norman Pearlstine are likely to be involved.

clock April 11, 2014Alexandra Steigrad


Retail Stocks Slip Along With March Sales

Retail sales last month fared worse than the shift in the timing of Easter could explain, touching off concerns about first-quarter inventories and margins.

clock April 11, 2014Arnold J. Karr

Business Features

Bernard Arnault Vows to Keep LVMH’s Upmarket Drive

As if the world didn’t already know it, Bernard Arnault is all about luxury — and he’s sticking to it.

clock April 11, 2014Paulina Szmydke

Fashion Scoops

Tommy Hilfiger, Zooey Deschanel and Friends Fete Capsule Launch

To Tommy, From Zooey, a 16-piece dress and accessory range, goes on sale today at, and in select stores next week.

clock April 11, 2014Marcy Medina

Fashion Scoops

Auction Date Set for Ashley Stewart Assets

A bankruptcy court in Newark has approved the $18 million offer by Clearlake Capital Group as the stalking horse bidder.

clock April 11, 2014Vicki M. Young

Fashion Scoops

Linkin Park’s Chester Bennington Teams Up With Porsche Design

The collaborative six-piece men’s wear capsule collection will have a “rock attitude.”

clock April 11, 2014David Yi

Fashion Scoops

The Kooples Launches Creative Division

Called TK Foundry, the new division aims to foster creative collaborations with the worlds of film, music, technology and art.

clock April 11, 2014Nina Jones

Fashion Scoops

Ralph Rucci Links With Youth America Grand Prix

The designer whipped up the costumes for the YAGP alum including Isabella Boylston, Skylar Brandt, Sarah Lane, Lauren Post and Katherine William, among others.

clock April 11, 2014Rosemary Feitelberg


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The Markets

Ralph Lauren Corp. to Fold Denim & Supply Into Polo Brand

clock September 22, 2016Vicki M. Young

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