Business

Penney's Hit by Another Key Executive Departure

clock July 20, 2018David Moin

Business

Roberto Cavalli Said Open to New Investors

clock July 20, 2018Luisa Zargani

Beauty

Tmall Global Encourages Italian Beauty Brands to Enter Chinese Market

clock July 20, 2018Sandra Salibian

Pierpaolo Piccioli

Valentino Men's Spring 2019

Fashion Show Reviews

Valentino Men’s Spring 2019

Pierpaolo Piccioli showed a logo-heavy collection, as luxury brands court a streetwear-hungry Millennial crowd.

clock June 20, 2018Joelle Diderich

Diego Della Valle

Business Features

Della Valle, Ruffini Map Out Their Role for Brand Growth

Italian entrepreneurs believe the strength of the brand is key for success and the investments are channeled in keeping it fresh and new, rather than focusing on its history and tradition.

clock June 20, 2018Luisa Zargani

RED Valentino Resort 2019

Fashion Show Reviews

Red Valentino Resort 2019

Pierpaolo Piccioli worked with a lunar theme that gave way to phases.

clock June 4, 2018Thomas Waller

Valentino Resort 2019

Fashion Show Reviews

Valentino Resort 2019

For resort, Valentino’s Pierpaolo Piccioli showed a collection inspired by Roman street chic, emphasis on the chic.

clock May 22, 2018Bridget Foley

Valentino RTW Fall 2018

Financial

Valentino IPO ‘Not a Priority, on Hold,’ Says CEO as 2017 Sales Grow

Reporting a 5 percent increase in revenues last year, the luxury company’s attention is now focused on industrial activities and on further developing its potential globally, without a public listing, said ceo Stefano Sassi.

clock May 11, 2018Luisa Zargani

An Henri Matisse-designed chasuble for the Chapel du Rosaire.

Fashion Scoops

Cardinal Timothy Dolan, Pierpaolo Piccioli, Caroline Kennedy Help The Met Unveil ‘Heavenly Bodies’ at the Costume Institute

Cardinal Timothy Dolan, Archbishop of New York, offered some unexpected spiritual guidance at Monday’s preview of “Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination.”

clock May 7, 2018Rosemary Feitelberg

Moncler Simone Rocha

Financial

China Helps Lift Moncler Revenues by 20% in First Quarter

Organic growth in all its markets, driven by China and Hong Kong, boosted the brand’s performance in the first three months of the year.

clock May 4, 2018Luisa Zargani

Alessandro Michele

Business Features

Collections: The Movers

A top 10 of those shaping the future of women’s wear.

clock April 11, 2018WWD Staff

Livia Firth and Carlo Capasa

Designer and Luxury

Second Edition of Green Carpet Fashion Awards Scheduled in Milan on Sept. 23

Dubbed the “Oscars of fashion,” the awards will be held again at the La Scala theater during fashion week as the industry continues to emphasize the role of sustainability.

clock March 21, 2018Luisa Zargani

Backstage at Moncler Genius Collection RTW Fall 2018

Financial

Moncler Touts New Business Model, Potential Without M&A

Top brass, including chairman and ceo Remo Ruffini, discussed Genius Building project during Capital Markets Day in Milan.

clock February 27, 2018Luisa Zargani

Pierpaolo Piccioli

Parties

Designers Muse About Fashion at ‘Italiana’ Exhibit

The exhibit, which kicked off Milan Fashion Week, drew the likes of Giorgio Armani, Donatella Versace, Pierpaolo Piccioli, Miuccia Prada and Alberta Ferretti.

clock February 21, 2018Luisa Zargani

Moncler

Fashion Scoops

Moncler Reveals Eight Designers for Genius Building Project

The list includes the likes of Pierpaolo Piccioli and Simone Rocha and the eight collections will be shown together in Milan on Feb. 20.

clock February 14, 2018Luisa Zargani

Valentino Couture Fall 2018

Fashion Show Reviews

Valentino Couture Spring 2018

Pierpaolo Piccoli worked the standards of couture — feathers, ruffles, bows — into a tour de force of flamboyant chic.

clock January 24, 2018Bridget Foley

Back to Black? Designers React to the Red Carpet in the Season of Time's Up

Fashion Features

Back to Black? Designers React to the Red Carpet in the Season of Time’s Up

Donatella Versace, Zac Posen, Prabal Gurung, Pierpaolo Piccioli and more react to the politics of red carpet dressing during an unusual awards season.

clock January 19, 2018WWD Staff

The VLTN store installation in Florence

Mens Designer Luxury

Valentino Unveils VLTN Men’s Temporary Retail Project

Inaugurated this week in Florence, the program includes the opening of dedicated installations and pop-up shops in key cities, including Milan, Paris, Tokyo, New York, Hong Kong and Seoul.

clock January 12, 2018Alessandra Turra

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A protest by animal rights activiists CAFT (Coalition to Abolish the Fur trade) against the use of fur by the Fashion industry blockades one of the venues for London Fashion Week in the Aldwych.Anti-Fur Protest, London Fashion Week, UK - 17 Sep 2017

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