Stan HermanStan Herman 90th birthday party, New York, USA - 13 Sep 2018


Stan Herman Marks 90th Birthday With Surprise From CFDA, Donna Karan

Diane von Furstenberg, Steven Kolb, Mary McFadden, Patricia Underwood, Derek Lam, Prabal Gurung and Reed Krakoff were among the designers who helped Herman celebrate.

clock September 14, 2018Rosemary Feitelberg

Luar RTW Spring 2019

Fashion Show Reviews

Luar RTW Spring 2019

Lopez cleansed his palette of color and cited Dante’s “Purgatory” for a mix of street and renaissance, which he aptly calls “thot-aissance”.

clock September 14, 2018Andrew Shang

Rebecca de Ravenel RTW Spring 2019

Fashion Show Reviews

Rebecca de Ravenel RTW Spring 2019

For her NYFW debut, CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund finalist Rebecca de Ravenel presented a playful yet chic lineup inspired by the South of France.

clock September 12, 2018Emily Mercer

A good business practice is to register a trademark sooner, rather than later.


The Name Game: Keeping Pirates at Bay

Trademark infringers are a growing problem in China for American fashion brands.

clock September 12, 2018Vicki M. Young

Tom Ford RTW Fall 2018, Oscar de la Renta Resort 2018

Fashion Features

Do You Like New York Fashion Week?

Is NYFW the best way to present American designers’ work to the world? Is a June Fashion Week the answer? The experts weigh in.

clock September 6, 2018Bridget Foley and Jessica Iredale

(From left) Looks from Coach 1941 Fall 2018, Brandon Maxwell Fall 2018, Eckhaus Latta Fall 2019 and Pyer Moss Fall 2018.

Designer and Luxury

Day Two: What Is the Current State of American Fashion?

Designers, executives and others weigh in on the topic.

clock September 5, 2018WWD Staff

Jeffrey Banks, John Varvatos, Vera Wang, Thom Browne, Michael Kors, Ralph Lauren, Diane von Furstenberg, Jason Wu, Alexander Wang, Tommy Hilfiger, Donna KaranCFDA Fashion Awards, Show, New York, USA - 04 Jun 2018

Fashion Features

How Is the CFDA Doing?

The CFDA is the main organizational body in American fashion, responsible for the thankless task of organizing fashion week, promoting American fashion and more.

clock September 5, 2018Jessica Iredale and Bridget Foley

Diane von Furstenberg

Designer and Luxury

The DVF View: ‘We Have to Be True to Ourselves’

The chairman of the CFDA says the fashion industry worldwide is challenged — and should work together to solve the issues.

clock September 4, 2018Bridget Foley

From Left: Looks from Ralph Lauren, Marc Jacobs, Oscar de la Renta, and Calvin Klein

Fashion Features

The State of American Fashion: Let’s Talk

In recent years, American fashion has become untethered from tradition as it struggles to acclimate to a new set of consumer realities. WWD surveyed a broad swath of industry professionals on the good, the bad, what’s working, what’s not.

clock September 4, 2018Bridget Foley and Jessica Iredale

Steven Kolb

Designer and Luxury

The CFDA’s Steven Kolb Sees an Industry Trying New Things

The ceo of the CFDA talks about American fashion’s challenges – but also its opportunities.

clock September 4, 2018Bridget Foley

Designs from Alabama Chanin.

Fashion Scoops

Alabama Chanin Will Be Back in the City During New York Fashion Week

Alabama Chanin consults with and collaborates with other brands to share their sustainability expertise.

clock August 30, 2018Rosemary Feitelberg

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Fashion Features

How a Young Designer Produces a Fashion Show

Parsons graduate and designer Shanel Campbell explains what it takes to organize and produce her first fashion show.

clock August 30, 2018Aria Hughes

Laura Marin, a recent graduate of Course of Trade, a training program in sewing for the apparel sector hosted in the headquarters of designer Malia Mills, center, and Libby Mattern, the Production Director for Swimwear and Ready to Wear of Malia Mills and founder of Course of Trade.


Course of Trade Trains Newcomers in Industrial Apparel Sewing

Libby Mattern, a production director at Malia Mills, is determined to bring more sewers to New York factories.

clock August 30, 2018Katie Weisman

Ruth Finley

Designer and Luxury

Ruth Finley Brought Organization to the Chaotic World of Fashion

Designers wouldn’t schedule anything in the industry without checking with Finley first.

clock August 28, 2018Lisa Lockwood

Ruth Finley2014 CFDA Fashion Awards, After Party, Standard Hotel, New York, America - 02 Jun 2014

Designer and Luxury

Ruth Finley, Founder of the Fashion Calendar, Dies at 98

She served as founder and publisher and was a one-woman operation, keeping track of all New York fashion events and shows for seven decades.

clock August 27, 2018Lisa Lockwood

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