Fashion

Donatella Versace's Fall Show Was Full of Uplifting Messages

Yet the collection featured much more than positive thoughts.

clock 9hBridget Foley

Business

Year of the Rooster Sees China Luxury Rebound

Repatriation of luxury spending and improving consumer sentiment are seen to lift business.

clock February 24, 2017Luisa Zargani

Fashion

Prada Stages Fabulous Show at Milan Fashion Week

Miuccia Prada showed an alternative take on seductive dressing for fall 2017.

clock February 23, 2017Bridget Foley

China Industry Being Slammed by Rising Costs

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Overview

Higher labor and materials costs, and the maturing of its economy have pummeled the Chinese apparel and textile production industry, leading to mass factory closures and cost control measures.SEE LIST AT LEFT FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

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Government and Trade

TPP Pact Holds Promises and Risks

The Trans-Pacific Partnership trade negotiations are hitting a critical stage.

clock March 29, 2011Kristi Ellis

Government and Trade

Fiber Price Sheet: March 28, 2011

The last Tuesday of every month, WWD publishes the current, month-ago and year-ago fiber prices.

clock March 29, 2011WWD Staff

Nicaraguan workers make pants at the Gatornica factory.

Government and Trade

Sourcing Horizons: Warming Up to CAFTA

After a slow start, Central America’s proximity is catching on.

clock March 29, 2011Kristi Ellis and Ivan Castano

Timothy Geithner in Beijing.

Government and Trade

A Plodding Course to Currency Reform

U.S. takes diplomatic approach with China.

clock March 29, 2011Kristi Ellis

China remains the world’s largest apparel producer.

Government and Trade

China Industry Being Slammed by Rising Costs

Higher prices to come for customers.

clock March 29, 2011Kathleen E. McLaughlin and Constance Haisma-Kwok

DMA curator Kevin Tucker with models in fall 2011 Jean Paul Gaultier.

Fashion Features

Getting Ready for Jean Paul Gaultier

An exhibit of his designs makes its debut in June at the Musée des Beaux-Arts de Montréal.

clock March 29, 2011Holly Haber

Joan Mitchell's East Ninth Street, 1956.

People

Joan Mitchell, Freedom of Expression

The first full-length biography on the famously difficult Abstract Expressionist, written by Patricia Albers, comes out in May.

clock March 29, 2011Lorna Koski

The damaged Azoth printing plant.

Government and Trade

Sourcing Horizons: Japanese Industry Assessing Damage

Many apparel factories were damaged in the disaster.

clock March 29, 2011Kelly Wetherille

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clock February 23, 2017Bridget Foley

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