Donna Karan

Donna Karan

Designer and Luxury

Donna Karan on Cold Shoulder, Battle of Versailles, Urban Zen and Future of Fashion

Karan feels that brick-and-mortar retail is not dead, it just needs to be reimagined.

clock February 12, 2021Lisa Lockwood

Donna Karan, 2019.

Fashion Scoops

Donna Karan Speaks Out About Positive COVID-19 Diagnosis

The fashion designer revealed she was hospitalized with the virus just a few days after she received the COVID-19 vaccine.

clock February 4, 2021Layla Ilchi

Paul Andrew

Fashion Scoops

Speculation Swirls Around Paul Andrew and Salvatore Ferragamo

Market sources say Salvatore Ferragamo may not renew Paul Andrew’s contract as creative director, which is understood to be up at the end of February.

clock January 26, 2021Luisa Zargani

A look from DKNY Tech.

Financial

G-lll Apparel Group Shows Signs of Recovery

The company revealed quarterly profits of approximately $63 million.

clock December 8, 2020Kellie Ell

Halsey will once again appear in DKNYs campaign. Photographed by Zoey Grossman and styled by Zoe Costello, the spring campaign uses the New York City subway as a backdrop. Multimedia artist and model David Alexander Flinn is also featured in the ads. Videography was done by Nathalie Canguilhem. The dream-like hues of the campaign pay homage to New York City’s drive to dream big and change the world. Ads, including video, break globally today and will appear on paid social platforms and outdoor media in key global markets, including New York, Los Angeles, Miami, Chicago, London, Milan, Berlin, Frankfurt, Madrid, Barcelona, Dubai and Mexico City through April. — Lisa Lockwood

Financial

G-III Apparel Group Logs More Quarterly Losses, But Wall Street Satisfied With Company’s Progress

The DKNY and Donna Karan parent company expects revenues to decline another 28 percent to 33 percent in the back half of the year.

clock September 9, 2020Kellie Ell

Autumn Adeigbo

Financial

EXCLUSIVE: Designer Autumn Adeigbo Secures $1.3 Million Investment

The designer’s fan base includes Tommy Hilfiger, Tory Burch, Stitch Fix founder and ceo Katrina Lake and Rent the Runway cofounder and ceo Jennifer Hyman.

clock July 30, 2020Kellie Ell

Marisa Berenson and Ralph Lauren

Fashion Scoops

Ralph Lauren, Donna Karan, Tracy Reese to Address Harlem’s Fashion Row Event

Tracy Reese will be among the industry veterans addressing the 75 Black designers at the virtual retreat.

clock July 6, 2020Rosemary Feitelberg

The fashion crowd has always flocked to Fire Island. On the far left, designer DD Dominick joined in a round of applause.

Lifestyle

Fire Island: Freedom and Summer Fun in the Seventies

Before the AIDS epidemic took hold in the Eighties, summer weekenders on Fire Island reveled in a freeing environment that some say was like no other.

clock July 2, 2020Rosemary Feitelberg

Calvin Klein got a new creative director, Ralph Lauren launched its “Way Forward Plan” and G-III Apparel bought DKI from LVMH.

Financial

G-lll Apparel Group Closing All Wilsons Leather and G.H. Bass Stores

With the majority of stores closed last quarter because of the coronavirus, the retailer and apparel supplier lost more than $39 million.

clock June 4, 2020Kellie Ell

Donna Karan

Fashion Features

Bridget Foley’s Diary: Donna Goes Off-topic

In a discussion on slower fashion post-coronavirus, Donna Karan also touched on Calvin Klein, Anne Klein and the Queen of England.

clock May 21, 2020Bridget Foley

Calvin Klein’s short and long tank dresses. Spring 1991.

Fashion Features

Comfort Is King in Fashion and Has Been for a Long Time

Many of the comfort-driven styles being worn during the shutdown have been part of fashion’s history for a while.

clock May 21, 2020Tonya Blazio-Licorish and Rosemary Feitelberg

Donna Karan

Fashion Features

Bridget Foley’s Diary: Donna Karan, Fashion’s Cassandra

Donna Karan has long predicted that too-early deliveries would ruin fashion. In the wake of COVID-19, others finally believe her.

clock May 21, 2020Bridget Foley

Prabal Gurung working out.

Designer and Luxury

Designers at Home: What They’re Doing to Stay Sane and Entertained

From backgammon and watching Netflix to cooking up new recipes, Pilates and home schooling, fashion designers are keeping busy while sequestered at home.

clock March 23, 2020WWD Staff

Sarah Bailey, Zainab Salbi

Media

Porter Magazine Launches New Podcast ‘Pieces of Me: My Life in 7 Garments’

Human rights activist Zainab Salbi launched the Net-a-porter-owned Porter podcast series at an intimate event in Manhattan.

clock March 6, 2020Kathryn Hopkins

Helmut Lang

People

Vienna’s Helmut Lang Intervention

Running until July 12, the show at the MAK museum is part of the venue’s permanent Helmut Lang Archive.

clock February 26, 2020Luisa Zargani

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