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Matteo Renzi's Resignation Fails to Rattle Europe

Analysts brushed off consequences of Renzi's resignation on luxury.

clock 2hLuisa Zargani

Men's

Martin Greenfield Files Lawsuit Against Brooks Brothers

The tailor is seeking $1.9 million in damages, according to his attorney.

clock 9hJean E. Palmieri

Fashion

BFC, Google Team on Digital Fashion Educational Platform

The British Fashion Council has teamed with Google Arts & Culture on a digital educational platform to launch ahead of the Fashion Awards.

clock 21hLorelei Marfil

Estée Lauder Cos. Sets Major Reorganization

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Overview

In one of its biggest organizational shifts in years, the Estée Lauder Cos. Inc. has realigned its fragrance and men’s skin-care divisions.SEE LIST BELOW FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

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Ji Oh Resort 2015

Fashion Show Reviews

Ji Oh Resort 2015

School uniforms provided the starting point for the designer’s lineup.

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Rodebjer Resort 2015

Fashion Show Reviews

Rodebjer Resort 2015

The designer offered many of her favored shapes and incorporated a whimsical floral print that harkened to Warhol’s Pop flowers in pastel and moody hues.

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Giulietta Resort 2015

Fashion Show Reviews

Giulietta Resort 2015

It was time for tennis at Giulietta, where designer Sofia Sizzi showed some glamorous takes on her favorite resort sport.

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Grace Resort 2015

Fashion Show Reviews

Grace Resort 2015

Erik Torstensson and Jens Grede, the duo behind the Saturday Group and Frame Denim, aimed to outfit the downtown set for a night on the town.

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Issa Resort 2015

Fashion Show Reviews

Issa Resort 2015

Blue Farrier looked to artists such as Niki de Saint Phalle and Françoise Gilot, for Issa’s latest collection, imagining them vacationing in sunny climates.

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Tanya Taylor Resort 2015

Fashion Show Reviews

Tanya Taylor Resort 2015

The designer described her first resort collection as “superclean with a concise color palette.”

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Thakoon Addition Resort 2015

Fashion Show Reviews

Thakoon Addition Resort 2015

The line registered the organic, artisanal, Matisse-inflected references of the designer’s resort lineup but in a more boyish, Bohemian way.

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Kaelen Resort 2015

Fashion Show Reviews

Kaelen Resort 2015

For her first resort collection, Kaelen Haworth looked to a mix of the Sixties with Slim Aarons and Joan Didion’s “Play It as It Lays.”

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Lafayette 148 Resort 2015

Fashion Show Reviews

Lafayette 148 Resort 2015

Soft pastel silk pieces were the highlight at the brand’s resort lineup.

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Tia Cibani Resort 2015

Fashion Show Reviews

Tia Cibani Resort 2015

Inspired by the North African coastline and Brazilian ceremonial dress, Tia Cibani’s resort collection resulted in an eclectic aesthetic.

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Dominic Louis Resort 2015

Fashion Show Reviews

Dominic Louis Resort 2015

The designer used sporty mesh, the material typically found on sneakers, in nude and black to give classically sophisticated silhouettes an edge.

clock June 9, 2014WWD Staff

Carole Hochman

Human Resources

Carole Hochman Named CEO of Naked

The longtime doyenne of the sleepwear and intimates industry, has joined Naked Inc. as chief executive officer and chief creative officer.

clock June 11, 2014Karyn Monget

Zac Zac Posen Resort 2015

Fashion Show Reviews

Zac Zac Posen Resort 2015

“Separates, seaming, sporty,” were the guiding principles of resort.

clock June 11, 2014WWD Staff

Awaveawake Resort 2015

Fashion Show Reviews

Awaveawake Resort 2015

Jaclyn Hodes showed a collection of fluid, free-spirited slipdresses in sustainable silks along with bamboo lace and hemp stretch corsets.

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Giles Resort 2015

Fashion Show Reviews

Giles Resort 2015

Pansy flowers and flamingos gave the designer’s collection a colorful boost.

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Mantù Resort 2015

Fashion Show Reviews

Mantù Resort 2015

Dzemal Mahmutovic looked to the contrast between the jungle and the city.

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Raoul Resort 2015

Fashion Show Reviews

Raoul Resort 2015

Odile Benjamin’s collection for Raoul had two distinct inspirations.

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Roomeur Resort 2015

Fashion Show Reviews

Roomeur Resort 2015

Tel Aviv-based designer Hagit Kassif found inspiration in Madagascar’s diverse landscape for resort.

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Tofail Ahmed

Retail

Q&A: Bangladesh Commerce Minister in U.S.

Commerce minister Tofail Ahmed talks with WWD about the changes that have taken place and the next steps.

clock June 15, 2014Mayu Saini

Franca Sozzani and Lapo Elkann

Parties

Designers Turn Out for Convivio in Milan

Roberto Cavalli and Ermanno Scervino were among the slew of designers to turn out at the event.

clock June 13, 2014Luisa Zargani and Alessandra Turra

Gabriele Colangelo Resort 2015

Fashion Show Reviews

Gabriele Colangelo Resort 2015

Rigorous and sophisticated, the designer offered a clean, minimal look with an arty touch.

clock June 13, 2014WWD Staff

Micaela le Divelec Lemmi has touted the significance of caring for the tapestries, which will be displayed at Palazzo Vecchio.

Designer and Luxury

Gucci to Fund Tapestries Restoration

Ten 16th-century tapestries in Florence will return to their original home, courtesy of the brand.

clock June 13, 2014Luisa Zargani

Ellery Resort 2015

Fashion Show Reviews

Ellery Resort 2015

Australian-based Kym Ellery said she was inspired by suburban swimming pools and David Hockney’s bold brushstrokes.

clock June 13, 2014WWD Staff

Haute Hippie Resort 2015

Fashion Show Reviews

Haute Hippie Resort 2015

For Trish Wescoat Pound, wanderlust is a state of mind and the consistent foundation of her Haute Hippie collection.

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Human Resources

Kate Spade Appoints Roy Chan

He will take on the role of senior vice president of international, a new post.

clock June 13, 2014Lisa Lockwood

Norma Kamali Resort 2015

Fashion Show Reviews

Norma Kamali Resort 2015

Silhouettes ranged from more structured blazers in sweatshirt material to blouson tops and jumpsuits in jersey.

clock June 13, 2014WWD Staff

Lou Dalton Men's RTW Spring 2015

Fashion

Lou Dalton Men’s RTW Spring 2015

Lou Dalton spiced her clean-lined, urban staples — including blazers, bombers and trench coats — with splashes of color, muted plaids and military details.

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Dunhill Men's RTW Spring 2015

Fashion

Dunhill Men’s RTW Spring 2015

In his first spring collection for Dunhill, creative director John Ray challenged the shrunken proportions that have dominated tailoring in recent years.

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Hardy Amies Mens RTW Spring 2015

Fashion

Hardy Amies Men’s RTW Spring 2015

Hardy Amies’ creative director turned out a crisp and youthful collection that etched its twin themes of nautical and Seventies interiors in a light-handed way.

clock June 15, 2014WWD Staff

Topman Design Men's RTW Spring 2015

Fashion

Topman Design Men’s RTW Spring 2015

The show was a time travelling style romp through the Seventies and the Nineties with journeys to places including Cuba and Mexico thrown in.

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Astrid Andersen Men's RTW Spring 2015

Fashion

Astrid Andersen Men’s RTW Spring 2015

Astrid Andersen’s fascination with sport continued this season as the designer focused her attention on sumo wrestling, following a recent trip to Japan.

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Christopher Raeburn Men's RTW Spring 2015

Fashion

Christopher Raeburn Men’s RTW Spring 2015

This powerful, polished collection took its cue from an Arizona repository for old Air Force jets.

clock June 15, 2014WWD Staff

Jonathan Saunders Men's RTW Spring 2015

Fashion

Jonathan Saunders Men’s RTW Spring 2015

Jonathan Saunders toned it down for spring, employing an earthy, thrift-shop palette and a more measured approach to pattern.

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Kent and Curwen Men's RTW Spring 2015

Fashion

Kent and Curwen Men’s RTW Spring 2015

In this exuberant and sleek collection, designer Simon Spurr melded military details, graphic prints and sporty elements into sharp, modern silhouettes.

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Zandra Rhodes

Fashion Scoops

Queen Bestows Honors on Zandra Rhodes

The designer and London museum founder is recognized with damehood.

clock June 15, 2014Samantha Conti

Richard Nicoll Men's RTW Spring 2015

Fashion

Richard Nicoll Men’s RTW Spring 2015

Richard Nicoll set out to give urban uniforms an artisanal feel, and the result was a full-on foray into color and texture — with lots of boyish charm

clock June 15, 2014WWD Staff

Christopher Shannon Men's RTW Spring 2015

Fashion

Christopher Shannon Men’s RTW Spring 2015

The designer continued to parade his familiar sports-influenced silhouettes, this time with a more handcrafted, collage-like feel.

clock June 15, 2014WWD Staff

Diane von Furstenberg at Bergdorf Goodman.

Designer and Luxury

Diane von Furstenberg to Be Honored by FGI

The designer will receive the Superstar Award at The Fashion Group International’s Night of Stars this fall.

clock June 16, 2014Marc Karimzadeh

Financial

Sycamore Seen Targeting Express Buy

Wall Street at least believes a Sycamore Partners purchase of Express Inc. is going to happen.

clock June 16, 2014Vicki M. Young

Designer and Luxury

Tiger Set for London Show

The brand is ready to roar, making its debut on a London runway on Tuesday.

clock June 16, 2014Miles Socha

BCBG Max Azria Resort 2015

Designer and Luxury

BCBG to Launch in India

The company has signed with Reliance Brands to enter the Indian market.

clock June 16, 2014Mayu Saini

Celeste Gudas

Human Resources

Fashion’s Talent, Firms’ Higher-Tech Needs Out of Sync

The still-unsatisfied demand for digital talent has added a bit of a silver lining to a job market that for many in the fashion world remains cloudy.

clock June 16, 2014Arnold J. Karr

Michael Gould

Retail

Leadership Lessons From Michael Gould

Bloomingdale’s former chairman and chief executive officer spoke at the CEO Speaker Series at LIM College.

clock June 16, 2014David Moin

Media

Poshly Acquires Coterie.com

Data analytics firm Poshly has acquired social network and e-commerce site Coterie.com.

clock June 16, 2014Vicki M. Young

John Demsey

Human Resources

Estée Lauder Reorganizes

The reorganization follows the departure of Veronique Gabai-Pinsky, global brand president of Aramis and Designer Fragrances, BeautyBank and IdeaBank.

clock June 16, 2014Julie Naughton and Pete Born

Financial

Chile and China Stand Atop Emerging Retail Markets

Chile moved up to first place among developing markets in A.T. Kearney’s 2014 Global Retail Development Index.

clock June 16, 2014Arnold J. Karr

Outside of L'Eggs in Barcelona.

Lifestyle

Feast for the Eye: L’Eggs à la Mode in Barcelona

Catalan chef Paco Pérez has taken the egg, organic or farm-fresh and humble as it is, to new gastronomic highs.

clock June 16, 2014Barbara Barker

Frida Giannini

People

Frida Giannini’s Brazilian Jaunt

Just before World Cup madness took over, Frida Giannini was able to leisurely jet set all over Brazil. First stop: São Paulo.

clock June 16, 2014WWD Staff

Government and Trade

Bangladesh Delegation Visits Washington

A delegation from Bangladesh led by Commerce Minister Tofail Ahmed visited here last week.

clock June 16, 2014Mayu Saini

A screenshot of Yahoo Beauty.

Media

Yahoo Beauty Hits Go

The Web giant is relaunching its beauty vertical today as part of its digital relaunch.

clock June 16, 2014Alexandra Steigrad

Media

ModMods to Go Dark

As part of Metro International S.A.’s consolidation strategy, its ModMods site will go dark at the end of this month.

clock June 16, 2014Rosemary Feitelberg

Fashion Scoops

SEC Charges Former Ross Executive

The SEC has charged four northern California residents, including a former Ross Stores financial executive, with insider trading.

clock June 16, 2014Arnold J. Karr

Fashion Scoops

Rag & Bone to Forego Traditional Runway Show

For spring, the brand will photograph customers and celebrities wearing the new line.

clock June 16, 2014Jean E. Palmieri

Ruth and Tom Chapman

Fashion Scoops

Matchesfashion.com Team Toasts Altuzarra

Could a move to New York be in the cards for Tom and Ruth Chapman, owners of London-based Matchesfashion.com?

clock June 16, 2014Jessica Iredale

Louis Vuitton case holding the World Cup trophy.

Fashion Scoops

Louis Vuitton Dresses World Cup Trophy

The trophy will travel to the stadium of Maracana in Rio de Janeiro in a custom-made trunk designed by the French firm.

clock June 16, 2014Paulina Szmydke

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Men's

Todd Snyder Opens New York Flagship

clock 2hJean E. Palmieri

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