Obituaries

Architect I.M. Pei receives his award.

People

I.M. Pei, Monumental Architect, Dies at 102

The forward-thinking architect first came to the U.S. to study at M.I.T. and proceeded to create striking buildings all over the world.

clock May 16, 2019Rosemary Feitelberg

Editorial use onlyMandatory Credit: Photo by Snap/REX/Shutterstock (390865cy)FILM STILLS OF 'YOUNG MAN WITH A HORN' WITH 1950, MICHAEL CURTIZ, DORIS DAY IN 1950VARIOUS

Fashion Scoops

Remembering Actress and Musician, Doris Day

WWD looks back to an interview with Day from 1976 on her career and her personal life.

clock May 13, 2019Layla Ilchi

Jayne Wrightsman

Fashion Scoops

Remembering Art Benefactor Jayne Wrightsman

Wrightsman and her late husband were known for their support of the Metropolitan Museum of Art.

clock April 22, 2019Layla Ilchi

The business partners in their Seventh Avenue showroom.

Business Features

What I Learned From Bud: Friends and Former Colleagues Describe His Lasting Influence on Their Lives

Konheim is remembered as a mentor, a forward thinker and the ultimate raconteur.

clock April 19, 2019Rosemary Feitelberg

Bud Konheim

Business Features

Predicting the Future: Bud Konheim Had a Sixth Sense

Bud Konheim had a sixth sense when it came to what the future held for the fashion industry.

clock April 19, 2019Rosemary Feitelberg

Michael Katz and Susie Bagwell at The Gazebo (Dallas boutique) luncheon and fashion show benefiting the Leukemia Society of America in 1985.

People

Fashion Designer and Artist Michael Katz Dies at 66

Katz started painting as a child and used his artistic skills as a SVA grad to create fabrics for Halston, Stephen Burrows and other designers.

clock April 15, 2019Rosemary Feitelberg

Bud Konheim

Designer and Luxury

The Sage of Seventh Avenue: Bud Konheim in His Own Words Through the Years

Konheim spent decades working in New York’s fashion industry, but he never abandoned his independent thinking.

clock April 14, 2019Rosemary Feitelberg

Fashion show producer Kevin Krier at his office, New York City.Kevin Krier, New York

People

Fashion Insider Kevin Krier Dies at 64

Krier worked with many designers through the years, including Tom Ford, Todd Oldham, Giorgio Armani, Carolina Herrera and Tommy Hilfiger, among others.

clock April 12, 2019Rosemary Feitelberg

Lee Radziwill in Paris leaves her hotel, "The Plaza Athenee" and walks past Christian Dior boutique.

People

Lee Radziwill Dies at 85

The younger sister of Jackie Kennedy Onassis passed away on Friday in New York.

clock February 16, 2019Lorna Koski and Alessandra Turra

Susan Glick

Retail

Chicago Mart’s Susan Glick Remembered

The longtime vice president of women’s apparel at the Chicago Merchandise Mart died last month at age 70.

clock February 5, 2019Kristin Larson

Betty Ford and the critics: (back row: Liz Claiborne, Shannon Rodgers, Leo Narducci (hidden), Anthony Muto, Calvin Klein, Piero Dimitri, Ann Keagy of Parsons (hidden). Front row: Donna Karan, Donald Brooks, Albert Capraro, Betty Ford, Kasper, Kay Unger, Chester Weinberg.Calvin Klein, Piero Dimitri,

People

Designer Piero Dimitri, SoHo Pioneer, Three-Time Coty Award Winner, Dies at 85

The three-time Coty award winner specialized in tailoring and handled all elements of design including pattern making.

clock January 29, 2019Rosemary Feitelberg

Molly Prior Hermann with her husband, Jason Hermann.

Beauty Features

Molly Prior Hermann, Former WWD Beauty Financial Editor, Dies

Hermann, who was 41, helped establish WWD’s coverage of the booming beauty M&A scene.

clock January 28, 2019Jenny B. Fine

Alessio Sanzogni and Chiara Ferragni

People

Former Chiara Ferragni’s TBS Crew General Manager Dies at 34

Alessio Sanzogni died on Monday in a tragic car accident.

clock January 28, 2019Alessandra Turra

Jean Ford, co-founder of Benefit Cosmetics, died of cancer at 71.

Beauty Features

Benefit Cofounder Jean Ford, 71, Remembered as Disruptor, Creative Visionary

Ford, the cofounder of one of the original indie beauty brands, is remembered as a creative visionary with a wicked sense of humor.

clock January 21, 2019Allison Collins

Brandon Truaxe

Beauty Features

Brandon Truaxe, Deciem Founder, Dies

A source close to Deciem said Truaxe died in Toronto.

clock January 21, 2019Allison Collins

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