Edmundo Castillo at Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum.


Stuart Weitzman Names Edmundo Castillo Head of Product Design

Castillo began at the company shortly after Giovanni Morelli’s departure, WWD has learned.

clock July 11, 2018Misty White Sidell


Fun Socks Steps Out for Fall

The new sock brand is adding categories and collaborations.

clock June 29, 2018David Moin

Christian Louboutin Men's Spring 2019


Men’s Spring 2019 Accessories: Highlights From the Paris Presentations

A roundup of the events and presentations from Paris Fashion Week Men’s.

clock June 27, 2018Stephanie Hirschmiller

Stadium Goods SoHo


Ebay Embraces the Drop

With more players entering the sneaker resale category, the online marketplace has partnered with Stadium Goods on a Community Sneaker Drop.

clock June 26, 2018Aria Hughes


Arkk Copenhagen Gets Series A Financing

The investment will allow the brand to expand in North America this year.

clock June 21, 2018Jean E. Palmieri

Erin Wasson Lucchese cowboy boots


Lucchese Taps Erin Wasson to Bridge High-fashion Gap in Heritage Boot Business

The Texas-based maker of luxury cowboy boots taps the model-turned-designer to bridge the high-fashion gap in the burgeoning boot category.

clock June 20, 2018Marcy Medina



Goat Hires First Chief Operating Officer to Grow Female Base

Lizzie Francis joins after past gigs at Gilt Groupe and TechStyle Fashion Group.

clock June 19, 2018Kari Hamanaka

Sneaker Influencers


Sneaker Influencers Predict What’s Next for Footwear Market

They foresee more dad shoes, more collaborations and more hype.

clock June 12, 2018Aria Hughes

Christian Louboutin shoe


Christian Louboutin Claims Victory After EU Court Ruling on Red Soles

The European Court of Justice supported the shoemaker’s claim that the use of a specific shade of red on its soles is a distinctive sign.

clock June 12, 2018Joelle Diderich


Influencers List the Hottest Sneaker Releases of 2018

According to sneaker collectors and influencers, Virgil Abloh and Kanye West are still generating the most excitement in the market.

clock June 12, 2018Aria Hughes

A pair of flat sandals by AGL.


AGL Introduces Pre-collections, Opens N.Y. Showroom

The Italian footwear label, which has just released its first pre-collection, is inaugurating its first North American showroom in late July.

clock June 8, 2018Alessandra Turra

Sybille sneaker by Robert Clergerie


Clergerie CEO Perry Oosting Maps Out New Vision

The brand is introducing a new retail concept and going back to its core values, as it redefines its strategy under Oosting and new creative director David Tourniaire-Beauciel.

clock May 23, 2018Natalie Theodosi

Converse x Made Me One Star


Converse Taps Into Women’s Streetwear

The brand has partnered with Erin Magee, founder of women’s streetwear brand MadeMe, to design product that’s the antithesis of “shrink and pink.”

clock May 22, 2018Aria Hughes

Giovanni Morelli


Stuart Weitzman Creative Director Out

Giovanni Morelli has been forced out by Tapestry Inc. for “behavior [that] fell short of [company] standards.”

clock May 21, 2018Misty White Sidell

The Alexandre Birman NY Store.


Alexandre Birman, Schutz Prepare U.S. Expansion

The two Arezzo & Co. shoe brands have planned retail investments within the market.

clock May 17, 2018Misty White Sidell

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