EXCLUSIVE: Balmain Launches Digital Flagship in Partnership With Yoox Net-a-porter Group

Targeting untapped potential, the site is more localized, with added languages, currencies and payment methods.

Summer Madness: They Were Wearing

Swimsuit trends through the decades.

H&M-Backed Nyden Brand Looks to Influencers and Their Tribes for Direction

The digital-native brand is going down a nontraditional path.

Ones to Watch in Swimwear: Bikyni

Reformation’s former chief operating officer already knew how to build a digital brand; she just wanted to take the plunge into swimwear.

Sarah Easley Kicks Off MaisonMarche

The retail veteran innovates with a hybrid business model.

Ones to Watch in Swimwear: Solid & Striped

The fast-growing brand now boasts 400 stockists — and that’s only half its annual sales.

Ones to Watch in Swimwear: Tropic of C

Tropic of C’s initial lineup does double duty as sophisticated fashion basics for the summer months.

Marchon Nabs DKNY, Donna Karan New York Licenses

The new agreement is the latest big-business coup for Marchon and its ceo Nicola Zotta.

Tamara Mellon Walks the Walk at Allen & Co. Confab

Her brand seeks to empower women one stiletto at a time.

Young Duchesses Don Jenny Packham, Ralph Lauren at Wimbledon

The young royal wives attended Wimbledon together for the first time.

Christian Siriano on Emmys, Inclusivity and New York Fashion Week

The designer discussed his dresses-for-all approach to the red carpet while in L.A. for an 11 Honoré dinner with Maye Musk and Britney Young.

CFDA and NYCEDC Highlight Graduate Fashion Collections

The Fashion Future Graduate Showcase featured work by 53 recent design school graduates.

Khalid, Noah Cyrus Join Abercrombie’s Hollister on Antibullying Efforts

The platinum recording artists also will be part of Hollister’s yearlong #CarpeNow campaign.

Audrey Gelman, Marilyn Minter, Mike Eckhaus Support Swing Left Fund-raiser

The organization is holding a dinner and after party to get voters to move the House of Representatives into the blue.

Traceable Supply Chain Is Key for Italian Textile Companies

Sustainability remained a pivotal talking point at trade show Milano Unica, which closed on Thursday.

Zoë Kravitz to Front YSL’s Black Opium Fragrance

The actress and musician will appear in a campaign shot by Jonas Lindstroem.

Isko Names ‘I-Skool’ Awards Winners

The denim design and marketing contests rewarded young talents’ creativity.

Melania Trump Bowls in Victoria Beckham Amid Protests

The First Lady practices fashion diplomacy by wearing a striped dress by British designer Victoria Beckham.  

Margherita Missoni Amos Collaborates With Mott50 for Sun-Protective Swimwear

Missoni has dreamed up performance swimwear with such retro elements as zippered necklines, flounced skirts, polo collars and color-blocking.

Saks Backs New York Times, Sacai ‘Truth’ Capsule With Window

It’s not often that a cornerstone of democracy and retail meet.

24 Sèvres Teams with Louis Vuitton on Exclusive Capsule

The new capsule features five reissued products from Louis Vuitton's fall 2018 range.

Swimwear Bucks the Tide

While many other apparel categories are soft, swimwear buyers and exhibitors heading to Miami for market week are enjoying a boost.

Chrissy Teigen, John Legend Cheer Brooklyn Decker at Finery’s L.A. Launch

Emmy Rossum, Jen Atkin and more friends tested the wardrobe styling app created by Decker and Whitney Casey at L.A.'s Microsoft Lounge.

Woolmark Names Four More Finalists to Compete for International Prize

The four finalists will join the eight other international finalists who were chosen in Hong Kong and London.

Project, Parsons Identify Latest Next in Class Group

Project New York will be held July 22 to 24.

First Lady Melania Trump Makes an Entrance at Blenheim Palace Wearing a Yellow J. Mendel Gown

FLOTUS' choice of pale yellow was meant to pay homage to Queen Elizabeth II, who is said to also favor the color, stylist Herve Pierre said.

Kenneth Nicholson Men’s Spring 2019

The designer wants to expand the boundaries of men's wear.

Four Named Finalists for International Woolmark Prize

They will go on to compete in the international finals that take place in February in London.

Melania Trump Wears Roland Mouret for her First Appearance in London

FLOTUS lands in London wearing a fitted taupe dress by British designer Roland Mouret.

Death to Tennis Men’s Spring 2019

Summertime was the prevailing theme for William Watson and Vincent Oshin, the duo behind Death to Tennis.

Saint Laurent Bids Record Amount for Store in Milan

Sl Luxury Retail srl, which operates Saint Laurent’s retail in Italy, reportedly offered one million euros a year for the rental of a 883-square-foot store in the city’s iconic Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II.

Bulgari Trumpets Sustainability Commitment With New Fragrance, Man Wood Essence

The perfume is made with natural and sustainable ingredients, and is an ode to Mother Nature.

EXCLUSIVE: Longchamp to Stage First Fashion Show in New York

The show will cap the brand’s 70th anniversary celebrations, with a tandem event scheduled for the Opéra Garnier in Paris.

Couture View: Fall 2018

Extravagance, imagination, craftsmanship and now, integrated technology — it’s enough to make the head spin. WWD looks at some of the fall season’s special moments on the runway and off.

Jil Sander Taps Wim and Donata Wenders for Fall 2018 Ads

While the movie director filmed a three-minute video, his wife shot the advertising campaign’s images.

Borgo de Nor Resort 2019

For its latest resort offering the brand has taken a new direction, sprinkling some equally desirable separates to its offer and reworking some of its dresses for fall.

Reconstruct Collective Men’s Spring 2019

This all-girl collective from Amsterdam imagined Planet Re-4 and designed for the fictional characters who live there.

Celebrities on Red Carpet Buy Their Le Vian Jewels

LVMH's Starboard Cruise Services operate the retail shops on many cruise lines.

Umbro Leads the Charge With World Cup-Related Social Media Engagement per Dollar

With 3.4 billion fans tuning in to catch some of the tournament in Russia, there is a lot at stake for athletic companies.

Naomi Campbell Touts Event to Celebrate Nelson Mandela

An all-star concert on Dec. 2 will be headlined by Beyoncé, Jay Z, Ed Sheeran, Pharrell Williams, Chris Martin of Coldplay, Wizkid and Usher honoring Mandela on the 100th anniversary of his birth.

Bode Men’s Spring 2019

Emily Bode referenced Aaron Aujla's Indian heritage for this collection.

Head of State Men’s Spring 2019

The line is part of Groupe, a collective formed by the Seize sur Vingt founders.

Beats by Dre Partners With Violet Grey on Limited-Edition Headphones

The Apple-owned headphones company and the beauty retailer have linked to offer product on violetgrey.com and host a party on Melrose Place.

Selfridges Opens Eyewear Pop-up With Lily Cole’s Brand, Wires

The pop-up will run until July 15 in Selfridges’ personalization area on the lower ground floor.

Alice + Olivia Does ‘Good’ Jeans to Benefit Race to Erase MS

Proceeds from the the six-button AO.LA “Good” jean will benefit Center Without Walls, which does cutting-edge multiple sclerosis research.

Newlyweds Harry and Meghan Undertake First Overseas Engagement

The packed two-day trip included multiple royal outfit changes.

N. Hoolywood Men’s Spring 2019

Designer Daisuke Obana was inspired by Arizona.

Giorgio Armani Makes an Appearance in A|X Armani Exchange Fall Ad

The designer appears alongside Martin Garrix, Selah Marley and Li Yifeng.

Revolve Enters Bermuda With #Revolvesummer

The e-commerce company’s latest marketing program plops influencers such as Negin Mirsalehi, Aimee Song, Shea Marie and Marianna Hewitt in Bermuda for 13 days of brunches, beach parties and sightseeing.

Melania Trump Wears Calvin Klein for Concert Outing During NATO Summit, Elie Saab for Evening Festivities

Instead of wearing a European label, as she often does for global photo-ops, the First Lady wore a sleeveless dress from Calvin Klein 205W39NYC — a look created by the Belgium-born Raf Simons.

Jahnkoy Men’s Spring 2019

With more support from Puma and Swarovski, Jahnkoy’s Maria Kazakova is able to expand on her goal of preserving traditional craftsmanship.

Nick Graham Men’s Spring 2019

The designer used a Cadillac concept car from 1959 as a centerpiece.

Bicester Village Continues Upscale Hospitality Push With Opening of Café Wolseley

The opening at Bicester has also given the Wolseley the chance to introduce its first complete range of homeware.

Lewis Hamilton Teases Tommy Hilfiger Collaboration in London

The racer hosted his first Tommy x Lewis event at the brand’s Regent Street store and used the opportunity to speak about his first steps in fashion, his love of vintage and need for self-expression.

ASVOFF Festival Sets New Dates and Venue for 10th Anniversary

Rossy de Palma has been named jury president of the fashion film festival, which has been rescheduled for Oct. 12 to 14 in Paris.

Abercrombie Moving Closer to Where Its Customers Are

A&F Club members also get loyalty bonus benefits at SBE's venues.

Sundae School Men’s Spring 2019

Dae Lim imagined a world where scholars explored the possibilities of weed.

Galileo Global Education Sets Italian Branch

The international expert in private higher education, which the Bettencourt Meyers family has recently invested in, has established a branch gathering the Istituto Marangoni, Naba and Domus Academy schools under its umbrella.

Parke & Ronen Men’s Spring 2019

The brand was inspired by the California coast.

Feng Chen Wang Men’s Spring 2019

Feng Chen Wang was guided by the word “half” and what that means for human connection.

London Designer Matty Bovan Unveils Purgatory-Themed Poster ’Zine

The large format print publication will feature bread masks and body paint.

Royals Gaze Skyward as RAF Marks 100 Years With Celebratory Flypast in London  

It’s been a busy week for the royals, who just celebrated Prince Louis’ christening.

Monique Lhuillier RTW Spring 2019

The designer created a collection full of elegance and ease.

Victor Li Men’s Spring 2019

This marked the designer’s debut collection.

Landlord Men’s Spring 2019

Ryohei Kawanishi drew from Windows 95 for this collection.

Descendants of Thieves Men’s Spring 2019

Riviera Maya informed the casually skewed collection.

Ovadia & Sons Men’s Spring 2019

Collabs with Stanley Mouse, Bob Marley and Bruce Lee were part of the offering.

Harrods’ ‘Rarity’ Exhibition Will Highlight One-of-a-Kind Treasures

A couture gown from Ralph & Russo will be on display alongside fine wines and other collectibles.

Off-White, TheDoubleF Launch Capsule Collection

Called TheDouble-OFF, it will be available online at TheDoubleF starting Wednesday.

Europe’s Four Finalists for the International Woolmark Prize Revealed  

They will compete against eight other global participants for the lucrative Woolmark award.

Carlo Benetton Dies at 74

He was the youngest of his siblings, Luciano, Giuliana and Gilberto, who together founded the Benetton fashion group in 1965.

Tokyo’s New-Wave Fashion Goths

An oppositional movement to poppy Instagram fashions sees Tokyo-ites wearing head-to-toe black.

Escada Preps for First New York Fashion Week Show, Amid Brand Revamp

The show will highlight the new direction the brand has taken under designer Niall Sloan and ceo Iris Epple-Righi.

Tisci to Disrupt Burberry Delivery Cycle, Starting in September

The plan is to excite the customer with frequent drops, and a flow of fresh merchandise.

Performance, Sustainability Seen Key at Upcoming Milano Unica

The international textile trade show will run in Milan this week.

Taakk Collection Men’s Spring 2019

Yosuke Demukai played with textiles and presented new ideas.

Vanessa Zhang Brings Chinese Designers to New York

Her Fashion Incubator supports emerging talent from Asia.

Kate Hudson’s Fabletics Flexes Design Muscle, Adds Weekly Drops

The El Segundo, Calif.-based brand has made design and merchandising hires from Lululemon, Ann Taylor and Victoria's Secret to elevate product.

Bristol Studio Men’s Spring 2019

Luke Tadashi showed deconstructed sportswear that hints at his future apparel collaboration with Adidas.

Alessandro Trincone Men’s Spring 2019

The line was genderless and conceptual.

Prince Louis Makes First Public Appearance Since His Birth, Surrounded by Royal Family

The prince was christened on Monday at the Chapel Royal at St. James's Palace.  

Lisa Pomerantz to Leave Bottega Veneta

After a year and a half on the job, she is leaving to pursue other projects.

Exceptions to the Rule Shine in a Patchy Berlin Fashion Week Runway Line-up

German designer scene still needs to create critical mass in a commercially dominated market.

Kenzo Releases Second Edition of Folio

The multidisciplinary project features music, video, dance and print by talents including Qwenga and Lola Partel Oliva.

New York City Ballet Reveals Fashion Gala Designers

The evening marks NYCB's seventh annual pairing of rising choreographers and established fashion designers.

Olympia Le-Tan Leaves Namesake Brand

The designer is no longer affiliated with the brand, which dropped off the Paris Fashion Week calendar after going into receivership.

Rag & Bone Teams With Eminem for a Capsule Collection

The one-day only pop-up will also offer a taste of Eminem’s ‘Mom’s Spaghetti’

Fashion Film Festival Milano Focuses On Sustainability

The event running Sept. 20 to 25 will introduce a new eco-friendly related category.

Valentino Pop-up Headed to Printemps Haussmann

Set to open on July 12 in the atrium, the space will offer six exclusive designs from the brand’s athletic-inspired VLTN resort line.

The Fashion and Textile Museum Will Spotlight the Swinging Thirties  

The winter exhibition will highlight the glitz and glamour of the Thirties.

Palomo Spain Men’s Spring 2019

Alejandro Gómez was inspired by a cabinet of curiosities for his show, held at the Museum of Natural Sciences in Madrid.

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