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Industry Execs Gather at WWD CEO Summit

Industry leaders gathered at The Pierre hotel in Manhattan for the WWD CEO Summit to discuss the consumer, the state of business and the challenges of the fashion calendar.

clock 21hJessica Iredale


Ralph Lauren Receives John B. Fairchild Honor

The designer thanked his team, his family and WWD for the honor and support.

clock 20hLisa Lockwood


Levi's Unveils New 501 Skinny Jean

The latest addition to the 501 family, set to reach stores and in December, is one offered for men and women.

clock 23hKristi Garced

Avon Shares Decline After Weak Results

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Avon Products Inc., which on Thursday reported a first-quarter net loss and saw its shares drop more than 10 percent, may soon see an end to its foreign bribery probe. SEE LIST BELOW FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

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Fashion Scoops

Lilly Pulitzer Collaborates With Hanky Panky

The designer will create a capsule collection of lingerie for spring 2015.

clock April 30, 2014Karyn Monget

Fashion Scoops

Bloomingdale’s Ann Keating Honored at Girl Scouts Gala

The event also celebrated the Greater Girl Scouts of New York’s second century and included a silent auction.

clock April 30, 2014Sharon Edelson

Inside view of a Fat Face store in London.


British Retail Brand Fat Face Eyes $185M IPO

The company also said Thursday that it plans to expand into the U.S.

clock May 1, 2014Samantha Conti

Human Resources

Christopher Bailey Begins New Joint Role at Burberry

Angela Ahrendts stepped down as ceo April 30.

clock May 1, 2014Nina Jones


Men’s Wear Sales Rise 5.2% in 2013

Growth rate exceeds 3.7 percent for women’s apparel, according to NPD.

clock May 1, 2014Arnold J. Karr

A Buddhist monk takes a photo of riot police standing at Freedom Park in Phnom Penh, Cambodia.

Business Features

Cambodia’s Labor Day Turns Violent

Authorities threaten workers with sticks, batons.

clock May 1, 2014Kristi Ellis and Dene-Hern Chen


Avon Shares Decline After Weak Results

Avon Products Inc., which on Thursday reported a first-quarter net loss, may soon see an end to its foreign bribery probe.

clock May 1, 2014Molly Prior


IMG, DHL Name Design Finalists

The DHL Exported program is aimed at assisting designers who are already successful locally to gain momentum internationally.

clock May 1, 2014Lisa Lockwood

Cate Blanchett

Human Resources

Cate Blanchett on Acting and Armani

Blanchett, the face of Giorgio Armani’s latest scent, Si, discusses her career and off-screen activities.

clock May 2, 2014Julie Naughton and Pete Born

Doves Derma Series Line

Skin Care

Unilever Eyes Premium Sector

The personal care giant is launching new higher-end ranges as part of its Dove, Dove Men+Care and Lynx brands.

clock May 2, 2014Nina Jones

Si by Giorgio Armani


Sì Sparking a Women’s Fragrance Revival for Armani

Industry sources indicate that L’Oréal is targeting a top-10 ranking in the U.S. and around the world.

clock May 1, 2014Pete Born

EYE Free Arts Scott Campbell Justin Theroux


Marc Jacobs, Justin Theroux Honor Tattoo Artist Scott Campbell

A fund-raiser in Campbell’s honor was held on Wednesday night by the organization Free Arts NYC.

clock May 1, 2014Erik Maza

Honorees, guests and Special Olympians.

Business Features

American Image Awards Benefit Special Olympians

The evening’s most stirring moment came when 10 Special Olympians took the stage for “The Star Spangled Banner.”

clock May 1, 2014David Moin and Vicki M. Young

A fall look from Aritzia.

Fashion Features

Aritzia Fall 2014

Chic, quality clothes that won’t break the bank appeared to be the label’s fall mission.

clock May 1, 2014WWD Staff

Aerin Lauder, William Lauder and Jane Lauder.

Human Resources

BCRF Hosts Annual Hot Pink Party

The fund-raiser, held at the Waldorf-Astoria, raised more than $5.4 million for the Breast Cancer Research Foundation.

clock May 1, 2014Julie Naughton and Pete Born


ASME’s National Magazine Award Winners Announced

Fast Company won the magazine industry’s most coveted award, Magazine of the Year.

clock May 1, 2014Alexandra Steigrad


U.S. Apparel Profits Facing Some Risks

Higher input costs, weak demand could slow operating profit growth to between 6 and 8 percent this year, Moody’s says.

clock May 1, 2014Arnold J. Karr

Carolina Cavalli, Elizabeth Gilpin and Tatiana de Pahlen.


Pretty Young Things: FastForward’s ‘Youth’ Launches in U.S.

The photographic volume is essentially a visual compendium on Generation Y, sourced from —where else — the blogosphere.

clock May 2, 2014Taylor Harris

Designer and Luxury

Swarovski Collective Turns 15

For its milestone anniversary, the company is rolling out an enhanced program that will offer yearlong financial and promotional support.

clock May 2, 2014Lauren McCarthy

Stella, Lola and Jacqueline Schnabel.


Ferragamo Launches Film Series for Fiamma Bag

To promote its latest handbag, the brand has tapped a cast of famous families to appear in an interview series.

clock May 2, 2014Lauren McCarthy


Barneys Builds Out Editorial Site

Marissa Rosenblum will join the retailer on Monday as its first in-house editorial director for The Window, where she will oversee daily content updates.

clock May 2, 2014Rachel Strugatz

A view of “Charles James: Beyond Fashion.”

Fashion Features

Charles James’ Met Moment

An exclusive look at the “Charles James: Beyond Fashion” exhibit, which will be unveiled on Monday.

clock May 2, 2014Marc Karimzadeh

Clinique’s Smart Custom-Repair Serum.

Skin Care

Clinique Smart: A Serum Meant to Know What to Do

The brand’s new serum is positioned as a new generation of skin-care product that is said to be so smart it can zero in on someone’s skin problems.

clock May 2, 2014Julie Naughton and Pete Born

Designer and Luxury

Ellen Rodriguez Joins Lela Rose as CEO

The brand is planning to venture into new categories including home and lifestyle.

clock May 2, 2014Rosemary Feitelberg

A look from Electric Love Army.


Kelly Cutrone Talks ELA Line

With this fall’s launch of her sportswear label Electric Love Army, Cutrone is adding yet another moniker.

clock May 2, 2014Rosemary Feitelberg

Oakley’s Fifth Avenue flagship with its digital ceiling.


Oakley Design on Display in Manhattan

The company’s Fifth Avenue flagship opened in Manhattan on Thursday.

clock May 2, 2014David Moin

Cate Blanchett in a scene from ''Elizabeth.''


Cate Blanchett on the Big Screen

A look back at the actress’ movie roles over the years.

clock May 2, 2014WWD Staff

Fashion Scoops

J. Crew Group Registers J. Crew Mercantile Name

The company could use it to launch new stores or products with lower prices.

clock May 2, 2014David Moin

Kate Hudson in Prabal Gurung and CH+KH.

Fashion Scoops

Chrome Hearts and Kate Hudson, Take Two

Following up on their CH + KH jewelry tie-up, the collaborators are adding sunglasses to the mix.

clock May 2, 2014Marcy Medina

Fashion Scoops

Mavi Seeks Artists for Mural in Brooklyn

The Turkish denim brand wants a change of scenery for its flagship in Park Slope.

clock May 2, 2014Sharon Edelson


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